"The Little Book of Hedge Funds," by Anthony Scaramucci

Jeff Glor talks to Anthony Scaramucci about "The Little Book of Hedge Funds"

Jeff Glor: What inspired you to write the book?

Anthony Scaramucci: The desire to explain to curious people who want to know more about the hedge fund industry.

JG: What surprised you the most during the writing process?

AS: I was surprised at how much writing I could get done on my blackberry while waiting for flights.

JG: What else are you reading right now?

AS: "Cronkite," by Douglas Brinkley. What else could I say, this is CBS.com!

JG: What's next for you?

AS: I am going to write a book on Entrepreneurial Relationship Building taking your Contact List from Zero to Hero while trying to grow a business.


Anthony Scaramucci defines the term, "alpha" and explains what hedge funds are designed to do. Anthony Scaramucci talks about the image problem that hedge funds have in the eyes of the public and how he hopes to change how people view them.
  • Jeff Glor

    Jeff Glor was named anchor of the Sunday edition of the "CBS Evening News" in January 2012 and Special Correspondent for "CBS This Morning" in November 2011.