Jens Nordvig, founder and CEO of Exante Data, presents a bearish view on emerging markets. He explores the factors pressuring developing economies and suggests ways to trade the potential fallout in this interview with Justine Underhill. Filmed on June 14, 2018.
Fred Hickey, editor of The High Tech Strategist, provides his unique take on the state of the technology sector, in this conversation with Tommy Thornton. Cutting through the valuations quandary, Fred questions the price people are paying for Apple, spells out the overseas regulatory threats for Facebook and Google, and offers a reminder that pioneers are the ones that can end up with arrows in their backs. Filmed December 21st, 2017 in New Hampshire.
Our exclusive series, chronicling the life and career of classical chartist and trading legend Peter Brandt, concludes with Episode 5 – The Process of Trading. In this episode, Peter breaks down the “dead serious” business of trading, running through his process, every step of the way, in a typical week at Factor Trading. It’s a process that has been enduringly successful with a track record of 40% returns over a 40-plus year career.
Max Wolff, chief economist at The Phoenix Group, makes the case for betting on rising volatility. He explains the catalysts and lays out his trade in this interview with Justine Underhill. Filmed on May 17, 2018.
Michael Purves, chief global strategist and head of derivatives strategy at Weeden & Co., discusses the looming problems he sees in the eurozone. He explains how he’s using options to bet on eurozone equity weakness in this interview with Justine Underhill. Filmed on June 14, 2018.
Jim Rickards, a renowned author and the chief global strategist at Meraglim, is now predicting another global financial crisis. He explains why, and in so doing, reviews the unusual origins of his predictive analytics tool. He also explores complexity theory and Bayesian statistics. Filmed on July 12, 2018 in New York.
Joseph Trevisani, Senior Analyst at FXStreet, says dollar bears will soon be disappointed. He explains the catalysts and lays out his trade in this interview with Justine Underhill. Filmed on May 7, 2018.
Michael Purves, chief global strategist and head of derivatives strategy at Weeden & Co., lays out his plan to profit from rising volatility. He explains why he sees the VIX rising and reveals the key levels to watch, in this interview with Justine Underhill. Filmed on June 14, 2018
Dr. Komal Sri-Kumar, president of Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, still likes buying 10-year Treasury bonds. Citing catalysts including the potential impact of trade tensions, he discusses why yields should fall by the end of the year, in this interview with Brian Price. Filmed on July 27, 2018.
In this second part of a two-part piece, Richard Sylla, Professor Emeritus of Economics at New York University, shares his idiosyncratic view about the factors that led to the credit crisis. He also provides a historian’s perspective about the potential pre-crisis signs that investors might want to look out for. And he discusses the extent to which history has or has not prepared us to deal with the next crisis. Filmed on March 12, 2018 in New York.