Remembering Sir John Templeton

Remembering Sir John Templeton

Remembering Sir John Templeton By Jessi Hempel 11/28/2008 Fortune Magazine A writer recalls a visit to the great contrarian investor as friends gather to celebrate his 96th birthday. NEW YORK (Fortune) — If Sir John Templeton were alive today, he’d probably be...
God’s Venture Capitalist: The strange quest of Sir John Templeton

God’s Venture Capitalist: The strange quest of Sir John Templeton

God’s Venture Capitalist: The strange quest of Sir John Templeton By David Plotz 6/8/1997 Slate Andrew Carnegie’s libraries embodied the democratic confidence of the Gilded Age. John D. Rockefeller’s universities enshrined the scientific meliorism of the Progressive...
Interview with Sir John Templeton

Interview with Sir John Templeton

Interview with Sir John Templeton By Eleanor Laise 4/1/2004 SmartMoney Sir John Speaks — He bought low during the Depression, sold high during the Internet boom and made more than a few good calls in between; Sir John Templeton, dean of contrarians, tells us where to...
Sir John Templeton Urges Caution

Sir John Templeton Urges Caution

Sir John Templeton Urges Caution By Scott Burns 11/21/2004 uExpress.com NASSAU, Bahamas — Sir John Templeton’s office in Lyford Cay is far from the T-shirt shops, cruise boats and diamond dealers of Nassau. It’s also a world apart from the glitzy Atlantis Resort and...