February 23, 2012

What happened to one of the world’s greatest market timers…

John Paulson is the multi-billionaire hedge fund manager and president of Paulson & Co. He made one of the greatest calls of all time by short-selling […]
February 15, 2012

The End of Wall Street as We Know It—And We Feel Fine

When I (Ben) had the privileged of working for Index Funds Advisers (IFA.com) in California, one individual I worked most closely with was Jay Franklin, a very bright […]
January 9, 2012

Were the old days really that good?

“The hardest arithmetic for human beings to master is that which enables us to count our blessings” – so wrote the great American working man’s philosopher […]
December 18, 2011

What A Day At The Races Taught Me About Investing

Betting is a mug’s game for most punters. At the races you see betters carefully reading their race books, looking up their research notes, following the […]