These Are the Goods


For all the time spent worrying about bear market risks, the overwhelming majority of short term traders and professional fund managers haven’t found a way to avoid it

By Urban Carmel

Over 50% of Americans will find themselves in the top 10% of earners for at least one year of their lives

By Ben Carlson

When George Washington died in 1799, he didn’t know about dinosaurs.

By Nick Maggiulli

If I ever get an economic law named after me I want it to be ‘there is no investment product so good gross, that there isn’t a fee that could make it bad net

By Cliff Asness via Tren Griffin

A $10,000 investment in the Daily Financial Bear 3X fund made in 2008 is now worth about $2.

By Spencer Jakab

Significant drawdowns and fixed withdrawals mix like oil and water.

By Corey Hoffstein

You can measure everything about a bubble except the most important part: When investors will stop believing in it.

By Morgan Housel

The video game online streaming audience is more than five times greater than Netflix subscribers

By Ryan Krueger


My one rule for living came to me through the work of two people; Cliff Asness and Aaron Brown

With Malcolm Gladwell, Cliff Asness, and Aaron Brown

Is it better to be an influencer or a platform?

With Patrick O’Shaughnessy and Niel Roberson

I was under a major misunderstanding there

With Corey Hoffstein and Adam Butler

If everybody has money, and they’re looking for distressed, in that part of the market, it will never show up.

With Ted Seides and Peter Troob


How do you bomb a nation into the Stone Age when, in modern industrial terms, they are not that far removed from it?

By Mark Bowden

I did a Q&A with friend and new colleague Tadas Viskanta