Nicholas Vardy

Quantitative Expert

An accomplished investment advisor and widely recognized expert on quantitative investing, global investing and exchange-traded funds, Nicholas has been a regular commentator on CNN International and Fox Business Network. He has also been cited in The Wall Street JournalFinancial TimesNewsweek, Fox Business News, CBS, MarketWatch, Yahoo Finance and MSN Money Central. Nicholas holds a bachelor’s and a master’s from Stanford University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. It’s no wonder his groundbreaking content is published regularly in the free daily e-letter Liberty Through Wealth.

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Why the US. Stock Market Won’t Soar Again in 2020

2018 ended on a sour note for investors, but 2019 will go down as one of the best years in recent history. What will 2020 bring for wealth builders?

The Endowment Portfolio Turns 1

The Yale endowment’s massive success would be impossible for an individual investor to achieve… Or would it? Here’s how it performs as an ETF portfolio.

What Boris Johnson’s Election Victory Means for Britain

Voters lined the blocks around polling stations last week to cast their ballots in the most important election of a generation. What do the results mean for Britain?

What Are the World’s Most Competitive Economies?

Americans love rankings, but should we be concerned that the U.S. recently lost the No. 1 spot in financial economic rankings? Here’s what you need to know.

The Cautionary Tale of Argentina

There’s a major focus on wealth and poverty in today’s political discourse. Are socialist policies the answer to inequality? Look to Argentina to find out.

Is Traditional Wall Street Research Useless?

In the 1990s, investment recommendations were made based on “kicking the tires.” A lot has changed since then. Here’s what it means for your ETF portfolio.

Don’t Be an Investment Turkey

If you implement an investment strategy and it makes you money steadily, month after month, year after year, it’s probably too good to be true. Here’s why.

The Greatest Investor in History

Who is the greatest? He probably doesn’t come to mind, but this lesser-known investor ignored modern theory and created the best-performing quant fund ever.