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ARE WE IN A NEW TREASURY BOND BULL MARKET?

August 6, 2021

Are we in a new Treasury bond bull market? New this week is an insightful report, “From cornering the market to backed in a corner” from Michael Contopoulos, Director of Fixed Income at Richard Berstein Advisors. The RBA team has generously agreed to share it with our viewers.

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GREAT INVESTOR WARREN BUFFETT’S EVOLUTION INTO A GREAT MANAGER

July 30, 2021

Part 1 of 2

Warren Buffett, the Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway is considered to be one of the greatest investors of all time. He has become an American icon dispensing investment wisdom and commentary over the years through his annual shareholder letters and meetings where he and his long-time business partner Charlie Munger answer questions for hours on end about a wide range of topics.

An industry has developed around Buffett of investment clubs, newsletters, and books mostly focused on his investment decisions. 

However, there is another side to Buffett which has been deeply studied and researched by this week’s WEALTHTRACK guest… Buffett as a business manager worth emulating. 

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RENOWNED HISTORIAN NIALL FERGUSON OUTLINES THE INVESTMENT RISKS WARRANTING PROTECTIVE STRATEGIES

July 23, 2021

Part 2 of 2

What does history have to teach us about the current geopolitical, economic, and investment environment?  A great deal according to renowned historian Niall Ferguson

His thesis is that applying the lessons of history to contemporary events can result in better investment outcomes. 

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USING HISTORY TO PREDICT THE MARKETS WITH RENOWNED HISTORIAN NIALL FERGUSON

July 16, 2021

Part 1 of 2

If there is one adjective we have heard repeatedly in the last year and a half it is “unprecedented”. It has been applied to describe the amount of monetary and fiscal stimulus that’s been poured into the economy. It has been used in relation to the pandemic lockdowns and reopenings, and the record-breaking runs in stock, bonds, real estate, and commodity markets.

Is there no historical precedent for these events? 

Who better to ask than this week’s WEALTHTRACK guest, Niall Ferguson? Ferguson has studied booms, busts, the rise and fall of empires, the power of social networks, and catastrophes of all sorts including plagues and pandemics?    

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JEREMY GRANTHAM SHARES HIS VIEWS ON CLIMATE CHANGE & WHY HE CALLS IT THE RACE OF OUR LIVES

July 9, 2021

Part 2 of 2

When legendary value investor Jeremy Grantham turned 80, he made two resolutions: “to be prepared to write a cheque up to the limits of your ability”, and to “say what you think you should say to everybody.” 

He is following through on both commitments. He is saying what he thinks he should say to everybody, including us, to our benefit! 

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