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Investment Analysts Try their Luck with the World Cup

Analysis by financial companies of the seven LatAm teams that qualified for the 2010 World Cup

JULY, 2010 By Marc Rogers The run up to the World Cup is full of excitement, anxiety, and predictions. In this article, we highlight the analysis by financial companies of the seven Latin American teams that qualified for South Africa—Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Mexico, Paraguay and Honduras. World Cup  Almost everyone has a theory about how teams and players will perform on football’s biggest stage. Some base it on experience, others a gut instinct or omen. Financial companies, however, prefer to use sophisticated quantitative models. UBS, Goldman Sachs, and JP Morgan assessed the prospects for all World Cup teams by applying traditional financial market models to the extensive statistical information available in football. They used factors such a....

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