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

Tipping Point for the Collapse of the 'China Miracle'

The collapse in real estate and infrastructure will be especially nasty.

King Dollar Rallies

The Eurocentric dollar index is climbing as investors flee the euro, pound and krona.

Money Does Grow on Trees

Timber is a commodity that holds up in virtually every type of market environment, and the CUT exchange-traded fund gives you good exposure to the space.

Don't Rely on the Calendar in Emerging Markets

The Q4 push into emerging markets is a good example of a pattern that you can bank on, right up to the time that you can't.

The Cheapest Asset Class in the World

By any objective measure, you'd be hard pressed to find a better deal in any developed stock market than Japanese small caps

The Thursday/Monday Syndrome

This old saw is more than just traders' intuition, so I'm nervously anticipating a bounce.

Betting Against Brazil's Real

I've seen overvaluations like this before. With the real at nosebleed levels, something has to give.

Preparing for a Pullback

When the S&P 500 goes up for five straight days, it's a good time to get cautious.

Putting Another 'I' in BRIC

The best-performing stock market of 2011 can revive this struggling emerging-market group.

Betting on Greece

With enough patience, a highly speculative play in this banking name could eventually be a big winner.

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