How to Play March Madness Like a Fixed-Income Trader

Doug McDermott of the Creighton Bluejays shoots against the Providence Friars' Josh Fortune during a game of the 2014 Men's Big East Basketball Tournament on March 15 Photograph by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

If you think picking the winners in a 64-team bracket is hard enough, consider the difficulty in guessing who will score the most points in all those games. That’s exactly what Steve Kuhn wants you to do. The partner at Pine River Capital challenges friends and colleagues to pick the players that will score the most points throughout the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. His player portfolio challenge allows each contestant to choose 20 players, with the winner earning money for charity.

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