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Bailing out companies

One of the most important duties of any CEO is to deploy capital to generate returns for the company as well as shareholders. Since 2008 the amount of buybacks means, the leadership bought the company’s own share to boost the price of the shares and be rewarded! My view on this is explained best by Nassim Nicholas Taleb.

 

Corporate Socialism: The Government is Bailing Out Investors & Managers Not You

 

And if you do not know what buybacks are, below is the video which can help.

 

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