Nicholas Vardy is currently Editor of Bull Market Alert, a trading service that focuses on making short-term profits in the hottest markets in the world, The Alpha Investor Letter, a monthly service focused on longer-term investments in global markets, and NickVardy.com, his personal blog. He is also Chief Investment Officer of Global Guru Capital, where he manages separate accounts for high net worth individuals.
Vardy has been a regular commentator on CNN International and the Fox Business Network. He is also founder of the London Junto, a regular gathering in the heart of London's hedge fund community, where leading London hedge fund managers and investment professionals meet to debate the investment issues of the day.
Vardy graduated from Stanford with a bachelor of arts degree with honors and distinction in both economics and history, and he also earned a master of arts degree in modern European intellectual history. After winning a Fulbright Scholarship, he earned his law degree at Harvard Law School. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
Recent Articles By The Author
Global Predictions for 2012
These three macroeconomic scenarios bode well for a stronger U.S. economy next year.
Visa Is Everywhere You Want to Be
The world's largest credit-card provider looks like a long-term winner.
Bringing My Money Home for the Holidays
Though it goes against my global bent, I'm realizing the U.S. is the place to be.
Shorting the Euro
I will be looking to buy the EUO as soon as it pulls back to the $19.50 level.
Short Europe Now
The closer the market looks at what happened in Europe last week, the less it will like it.
Stuck in a Tight Trading Range
The S&P 500 is back at the crucial 200-day moving average -- again.
Sitting Out a Manic Market
With Europe's fate far from resolved, the market's wild swings aren't behind us yet.
Park Your Money in Beef
Cattle ranchers are culling and demand for beef from Asia is exploding.
Lock in Euro Short Gains
Take the profit no your bets against Europe and pile into a big bet on a short S&P bounce.
It's Time to Short Europe
If you're skeptical of the latest bailouts, there are two ways to profit from Europe's impending demise.