Nicholas Vardy

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, 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).

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Recent Articles By The Author

Perils of an Interconnected World

Beware of the 'butterfly effect' -- events in small, faraway countries can move U.S. markets.

Message in a Bottler

Bottlers are among the steadiest, most reliable growth businesses in fast-growing emerging markets.

Don't Overlook Spreadtrum

The fabless chipmaker has risen above the scandals that plague other Chinese small-caps.

What I Said and Should Have Said

The fate of the euro and the bursting of the Chinese bubble.

How to Play the Euro

Use an options trade on the EUO to profit from the currency's likely Black Swan moment.

Ready to Rally Into Year-End

Historical trends and market conditions point to a strong fourth-quarter performance.

Feeling Lousy? That's Great News

Historically, when consumers have gotten this down, it's been good news for stocks.

Betting On the Emerald Isle

Its austerity measures may help Ireland to be the first one to break out of the PIIGS's sty.

Time to Play Some Emerging Markets

Look to reenter an emerging market as soon as it trades above of its 50-day moving average. 

Playing a Short-Term Pullback

Although we expect a further run-up by the end of the year, we're going short for the near term.

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