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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What the Red Queen Knows About Hedge Funds

Hedge funds used to rule the market, providing great returns and lower risks. So why can’t the smart investment strategies beat the market anymore?

Don’t Buy Into China’s Bull

There are several schools of thought on where China will end up in terms of global wealth, but one thing is for certain: Don’t buy the China bull.

It’s a New Day in Vietnam

Although it was once as poor as Ethiopia, Vietnam has seen soaring economic growth since 1990. Could it be the next great addition to your ETF portfolio?

How Tiny Habits Can Make a Big Difference

The same way that money multiplies through compound interest, the effects of your habits multiply over time.

Yale’s Billion-Dollar Mistake?

The Yale endowment investment strategy has seen massive success and inspired many copycats over the years, but why has it lagged the market recently?

Why the WeWork Debacle Is the Death Knell for Unicorns

WeWork’s recent – and stunning – fall from grace is far from an isolated incident in the world of tech investing. Could this be the end of unicorns?

Why You Should Ignore Nobel Prize-Winning Economists

Financial economics is a complicated profession that has proven inaccessible to the layman, and recent attempts to make it more accessible seem to be in vain.

Why Jack Bogle Is Smiling From Heaven

Jack Bogle introduced index funds in 1976. Today, they are still a major financial innovation and one of the easiest ways for investors to earn money.