Wayne’s World

Wayne Cooperman’s Cobalt fund is up 22.2 percent annually, net of fees, since 1995. Not bad for a Goldman Sachs dropout.

Wayne Cooperman remembers accompanying his dad, Goldman Sachs Group executive Lee Cooperman, on a business trip to Texas a few decades ago.

“I was about ten, and I went to a lot of dinners and listened to the same speech over and over again,” Wayne, now 38, says.

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