Episode #68: Corey Hoffstein, “Risk Cannot Be Destroyed, Only Transformed”

Episode #68: “Risk Cannot Be Destroyed, Only Transformed”     Guest: Corey Hoffstein. Corey is the founder and CIO of Newfound Research. He’s a frequent speaker on industry panels and contributes to ETF.com, ETF Trends, and Forbes.com’s Great Speculations blog.  He was named a 2014 ETF All Star by ETF.com. Corey holds a Master of Science in Computational Finance from Carnegie Mellon University...

Episode #67: “I See a Lot of Red Flags”

Episode #67: “I See a Lot of Red Flags”     Guest: Simon Black. Simon is an international investor, entrepreneur, founder of Sovereign Man and the editor of its flagship international diversification service, Sovereign Man: Confidential. He has started his own private investment bank, founded one of the largest agricultural production companies in South America, and started an international charity that provides entrepreneurial...

Episode #66: Radio Show: U.S. Equities: At What Valuation To Sell?

Episode #66: Radio Show: U.S. Equities: At What Valuation To Sell? Guest: Episode #66 has no guest, but is co-hosted by Jeff Remsburg. Date Recorded: 8/7/17 Run-Time: 57:03 To listen to Episode #66 on iTunes, click here To listen to Episode #66 on Stitcher, click here To listen to Episode #66 on Pocket Casts, click here To listen to Episode #66 on Google Play, click here To...

Episode #65: Emil van Essen, “The Days of $80 Oil – That’s a Long Way Away”

Episode #65: “The Days of $80 Oil – That’s a Long Way Away”   Guest: Emil van Essen. Emil is the CEO and CIO of Emil van Essen Managed Futures. He’s a commodity trading advisor with more than 25 years of investment experience. He has also won awards for achievement in mathematics, and has written two books on systematic futures trading. Date...

You Don’t Have to Play

I've spent the last day marinating over this quiz I posted to my Twitter followers.  I asked a series of three simple questions you can see below.  The answers are surprising to me...there were 1,200 to 2,200 votes so a decent sample size.  The Qs and As: Do you currently own US stocks?  87% said Yes Would you continue...

Episode #64: David Varadi, “Managing Risk is Absolutely Critical”

Episode #64: “Managing Risk is Absolutely Critical”   Guest: David Varadi. David is the Co-Founder and Portfolio Manager of QuantX Funds and has been the Director of Research at Blue Sky Asset Management since 2014.  Previously, David was the Vice President of Economic Research and Strategic Development for Flexible Plan Investments overseeing quantitative strategy development.  Before joining Flexible Plan Investments, David...