In today's episode we talk to hedge fund investor Ted Seides. Ten years ago, Ted took a bet against Warren Buffett that the hedge fund industry would outperform the S&P 500. Now that the bet is over, we ask Ted what he thinks about the experience.
Additionally, Ted shares some incredible first-hand experiences in dealing with Warren and legendary investor David Swanson.
Recorded | 16 December 2017
In today's episode we talk to former multi-billion dollar hedge fund manager, Jesse Felder. Jesse talks to us about his concern with FANG Stocks at the end of 2017. Additionally, Jesse talks to us about the potential change in central banking policy that might open the door for inflation to start taking hold in the economy. Finally, the discussion is concluded with Bitcoin and crypto currencies.
Recorded | 8 December 2017
In this episode of The Investor's Podcast, we have the renowned Guy Spier on the show to talk about his new book, The Education of a Value Investor in 2008, Guy and Mohnish Pabrai bid $650,000 to have lunch with Warren Buffett. In our interview, you'll quickly learn there's a lot more to guy than investing and expensive lunches.
China is expected to launch a futures contract that even otherwise sober economists are gushing over for the world-changing potential. An oil contract priced in yuan that can be swapped for gold is a major blow for the dollar.
"X" as a company is controversial among investors, as Alphabet spent over 3.6 billion dollars on moonshot projects in 2016. However, Alphabet knows that a potential commercial application of a newly developed technology is worth much, much more.