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How would a value investor like Warren Buffett look at today's crazy markets? What stocks would he buy? And what would he say about today's much-loved or much-hated companies? Featured in Financial Times, Fortune, Barron's, Business Insider, MarketWatch, and many others, Vitaliy Katsenelson's often contrarian articles on value investing, classical music, and life in general have already generated something of a cult following. You can now listen to his articles (old and new) read aloud by a ...
 
Welcome to Gestalt University, hosted by the team at ReSolve Asset Management, where evidence inspires confidence. This podcast will dig deep to uncover investment truths and life hacks you won't find in the mainstream media, covering topics that appeal to left-brained robots, right-brain poets and everyone in between. In this show, we interview deep thinkers in the world of quantitative finance such as Larry Swedroe, Meb Faber and many more, all with the goal of helping you reach excellence ...
 
Bitcoin, blockchain, digital assets, cryptocurrency, and distributed ledger technology—it’s an incredibly exciting space, but it can be complicated. To help you make sense of it all is Ground Floor Consensus, hosted by Real Vision Crypto Editor, Ash Bennington. Each episode of Ground Floor Consensus connects listeners with the biggest names in crypto to cover the critical concepts and ideas around digital assets. We’ll also share deep dive interviews with true experts in the technology, inve ...
 
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In this Special Episode, Vitaliy speaks with Demetri Kofinas, the host of Hidden Forces, a podcast that gives its listeners an edge by teaching them how to think critically about the systems of power structuring our world. In it, Vitaliy speaks about his upbringing in Russia, the importance of being a multidisciplinary generalist in the future, lea…
 
In Episode 262 of Hidden Forces, I (Demetri Kofinas) share an interview I recently gave on “The Breakdown” with Nathaniel Whittemore, but not before delivering an important message, which has to do with a new Hidden Forces community tier that we will be launching. I’m excited to announce that we will be launching a new Hidden Forces community tier …
 
The conversation was motivated by Demetri’s tweets about MMT and fiscal policy, which stirred up quite a conflagration, and involved several primary exponents of MMT including Warren Mosler and Rohan Gray. Adam and Demetri spent the first 35 or 40 minutes on MMT, mostly overcoming the frustration around the politicization of the concept. They discu…
 
This special episode features Vitaliy's conversation with Bill Brewster on The Business Brew Podcast. They have a wide-ranging conversation that includes Tesla, tribalism in investing, inflation, how Vitaliy uses macro, the Dotcom 2.0 crash, and more. Enjoy! You can listen to the original interview here: https://anchor.fm/william-brewster1/episodes…
 
In Episode 266 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with financial historian, journalist, and author Edward Chancellor. For the last twenty years, Chancellor has been arguably known best for his book, “Devil Take the Hindmost,” which is a fantastic history of the last 400 years of financial speculation. Yet, that streak may be soon coming to an…
 
Vitaliy was so inspired by the questions from his Millennial Investing Interview, he decided to sit down and elaborate on them. In this podcast, Vitaliy shares how COVID has changed value investing, what makes a company great, and the impact of China decoupling on inflation. Enjoy! Millennial Investors podcast interview: https://www.theinvestorspod…
 
In Episode 265 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Michael Howell. Michael is the CEO of CrossBorder Capital, a London-based, independent research and investment company that provides asset allocation and capital markets advice to institutional investors. This conversation is a natural follow-up to our recent episodes with Lev Menand on t…
 
In Episode 264 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas publishes the contents of a call that he hosted on Twitter Spaces this past Tuesday evening only hours after Nancy Pelosi, the US Speaker of the House of Representatives arrived in Taiwan. The subject of the call concerns both the short and long-term consequences of Pelosi’s trip and whether or not t…
 
Today’s guest is Claudia Sahm, who is the founder of Stay-At-Home Macro Consulting. She also writes a Substack of the same name, stayathomemacro.substack.com. She is a former Federal Reserve analyst, and also a former White House economic adviser. Claudia and I discussed the interaction between fiscal and monetary policy, and how the government and…
 
In Episode 263 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Eric Basmajian. Eric is an economic cycle analyst and the Founder of EPB Macro Research, an economics-based research firm focusing on inflection points in economic growth and the impact on asset prices. His research has been featured across major financial media outlets and he’s been kind…
 
Logan is one of the foremost experts on the state and health of the U.S. housing market. In his capacity as Lead Analyst for HousingWire, he invokes a comprehensive data-driven framework for understanding the fundamental drivers of housing supply and demand. Logan demonstrated his expertise on the subject, bringing to bear data and analysis from a …
 
Some investors think the fewer positions you own, the cooler you are. Vitaliy recalls meeting investors at a conference years ago that had less than 8 stocks in their portfolios. Unfortunately, the financial crisis put them out of business. In this podcast, Vitaliy explores the tricky subject of position sizing, and how IMA uses first principles to…
 
In Episode 261 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Elbridge Colby, co-founder and principal of The Marathon Initiative, an organization whose mission is to develop the diplomatic, military, and economic strategies that the United States will need to navigate a protracted era of great power competition. Colby has also served as US Deputy A…
 
In this podcast with Elliott and John from This Week in Intelligent Investing, Vitaliy outlines what he calls the Stoic Operating System, how he was able to connect with classical composers in their struggle for creativity, the power of the subconscious mind, and how he handled a painful period of investment underperformance. Enjoy! You can listen …
 
In Episode 260 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Rory Johnston. Rory is a widely quoted researcher and expert in global commodities markets. His work includes a variety of research and investment projects including his commodity market research platform at Commodity Context Dot Com, as well as both public market portfolio and private eq…
 
In Episode 259 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Ryan Gingeras, a professor in the Department of National Security Affairs at the Naval Postgraduate School and an expert on Turkish, Balkan, and Middle East history. Gingeras has authored six books on Turkish history and culture, including his forthcoming, “The Last Days of the Ottoman Em…
 
In Episode 258 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Lev Menand, author of “The Fed Unbound: Central Banking in a Time of Crisis.” Menand is an associate professor of law at Columbia Law School who has worked as an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and as a senior advisor to both the Deputy Secretary of the Treasury and the …
 
In Episode 257 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Helen Thompson, author and Professor of Political Economy at the University of Cambridge. Thompson’s current research concentrates on the political economy of energy and the long history of the democratic, economic, and geopolitical disruptions of the twenty-first century, which she explo…
 
Vitaliy speaks with The Investors Podcast in this wide ranging and fun interview. Trey (the host) asks Vitaliy to compare 2022 to 2000, where he thinks inflation will show up next, what companies to own in inflation, whether beaten down tech names are investable now, how to build good habits, and the power of Stoic philosophy. Enjoy! You can watch …
 
In Episode 256 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with the CEO of Investment Management Associates, Vitaliy Katsenelson. Vitaliy is a well-known value investor and author of several books on investing and life. His latest, “Soul in the Game,” is a philosophical exploration of the sources of life’s meaning told through a collection of day-to-d…
 
The death of cable has been greatly exaggerated. While competitive threats abound, Vitaliy believes that cable, and the broadband internet it provides, will remain resilient to competition in the coming years. Listen as he explains why, and why Charter Communications stock is a great way to invest in this trend. You can read this article online her…
 
This week we welcomed back our good friend Jason Buck (founder and CIO of Mutiny Fund) for the final episode before the summer break. Our conversation included: Recent price action in the commodity space The incredible confidence of the ‘buy the dip’ equity investors An end to the “bad news is good news” regime The mental pivot required to successf…
 
In Episode 255 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Ian Bremmer. Ian Bremmer is the president and founder of Eurasia Group, the world’s leading global research and consulting firm, and GZERO Media, a company dedicated to providing intelligent and engaging coverage of international affairs. Bremmer is also the author of ten books, including…
 
Vitaliy's newest book, Soul in the Game, is now live and available for purchase. It has nothing to do with investing, but has everything to do with something far more important: living a meaningful life. This podcast contains the first chapter, where Vitaliy introduces you to the book, its main themes, and provides some guidance on how to get the m…
 
This week we had the pleasure of welcoming Jeff Snider (Head of Global Investment Research at Alhambra Investments) and Emil Kalinowski (enterprising investor, author and host of both a talk radio show and a podcast). Together, they co-host Eurodollar University podcast and shed light on the complexities of the global monetary system. Our conversat…
 
In Episode 254 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Jared Dillian, editor of The Daily Dirtnap, a financial newsletter for professional investors focused on gauging market sentiment and how to capitalize on it. Dillian is also the author of two very successful books on Wall Street and investing and is the host of the Be Smart podcast, wher…
 
For this week’s special episode, Adam, Mike, Rodrigo and Richard gathered to explore the building blocks of an ultimate All Weather portfolio. Our conversation included: The blind spots of the 60/40 stock-bond portfolio Regime dependency and economic shocks Diversifiable versus non-diversifiable risks How to create an optimal portfolio that can nav…
 
This podcast with Buck Joffrey of the Wealth Formula Podcast has something for everyone. In it, Vitaliy discusses a wide variety of topics. He touches on how the Fiddler on the Roof was really a value investor, the dangers of relative valuation tools in today's market, stoicism, and the war in Ukraine and its inflationary impacts. Enjoy! You can wa…
 
We had the pleasure this week of speaking with Cem Karsan (the pronunciation can be a bit challenging, bit the hint is in his Twitter handle - @jam_croissant), founder of Kai Volatility Advisors. His deep knowledge of market structures and investment flows took us on a fascinating conversation that included: Joining a team early in his career that …
 
In Episode 253 of Hidden Forces, I (Demetri Kofinas) share an interview I recently gave on the In-Bloom podcast hosted by Micaela Richmond. This was a pretty emotional conversation, and I don’t want to spoil the episode by giving it away, but I do want to say that while the subjects I mostly cover on Hidden Forces are intellectual the things that m…
 
Stagflation - low or negative economic growth caused by inflation - has likely come to America. While stagflation is far from good, and could cause a recession, there could be even bigger risks on the horizon. Fortunately, IMA portfolios are well positioned. Here's how. You can read this article and part 1 in this link: https://contrarianedge.com/w…
 
This week Adam and Rodrigo of ReSolve Global* had the pleasure of speaking with Jason Josephiac of Meketa Investment Group. Our conversation spanned topics including: His background in the industry and joining Meketa Asset Allocation: label/category diversification vs. risk/functional diversification Risk Parity vs. Traditional Asset Allocation Wha…
 
You may have noticed that prices everywhere are rising. The question is: why? Vitaliy spells out the main causes of inflation, and how they compound to curtail economic growth. I Kid You Not Crazy article link: https://contrarianedge.com/i-kid-you-not-crazy/ Why Green Energy is a Luxury Belief – But Won’t Be One Forever article link: https://contra…
 
In Episode 252 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Daniel Peris, Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager at Federated Hermes in Pittsburgh. Daniel is also the author of three books that together explore the intellectual underpinnings of modern portfolio allocation, with a particular focus on dividend investing, why it’s fallen …
 
Our guest this week was Rob Van Wielingen, President & CEO of Viewpoint Investment Partners, a boutique investment management firm offering systematic strategies to private and institutional investors. Our conversation included: The Van Wielingen family background in the oil and gas industry Rob’s decision at an early age to focus on finance and te…
 
In Episode 251 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Tony Greer, the founder of TG Macro, an independent research firm that provides fundamental, technical, and behavioral analysis of global markets to institutional and non-institutional clients alike. This conversation follows-up on a series of episodes we’ve published recently focused on …
 
Vitaliy recently sat down with his friend Michael Covel of Trend Following Radio. Michael and Vitaliy discuss investing in today's environment, luxury beliefs, energy, and tribalism in American society today. The episode was recorded in January 2022, prior to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. You can listen to the original interview in this link: ht…
 
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