086: The only sector that offers value today

In today’s podcast, I talk with our Chief Investment Strategist, Tim Staermose, about the global economy.

We’re in the midst of one of the longest economic expansions in history. Most assets are trading at all-time highs. Meanwhile, debt is also at all-time highs.

But we don’t have a[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 18, 2018
  • Santiago

One of the biggest financial mistakes anyone can avoid

I’ve been thinking a lot about death lately…

A very good friend of mine, who is also an executive at the agricultural company I founded here in Chile, was in a terrible accident with his family.

We’re very fortunate today because it looks like everybody is out of[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 17, 2018
  • Santiago

This fund’s investment performance rivals Bitcoin, puts Warren Buffett to shame.

There’s a really unique investment company in Europe you ought to know about… because they are insanely profitable.

In fact, a few days ago the company announced that they expect to report an annual profit of $55 BILLION for 2017.

That’s more money than Apple makes… which makes[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 16, 2018
  • Santiago

His passion for vintage pornography led him to become a Bitcoin millionaire

Over the weekend, the New York Times published a satirical article entitled “Everyone is Getting Hilariously Rich and You’re Not.”

That headline perfectly encapsulates the ‘Fear of Missing Out’, or FOMO, that’s so pervasive in cryptocurrency right now.

Just about everyone either knows, or has heard of someone,[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 15, 2018
  • Santiago

Don’t ignore looming catastrophes… take action

In today’s podcast, we discuss the recent crypto meltdown (led by Ripple) and how it plays into our recent theme of avoiding huge mistakes.

Here’s the thing about big mistakes… they’re usually obvious and avoidable.

Like when the Social Security Board of Trustees told the world[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 11, 2018
  • Sovereign Valley Farm

The fastest way to get rich in cryptocurrencies

We’ve all heard the term “Kodak Moment.”

It’s a popularized phrase to describe a picture-perfect moment – one that should be forever captured on Kodak film.

Like Kleenex tissue, Kodak was once so large and popular, the company worked its way into basic lexicon.

Kodak was founded[...]
  • Simon Black
  • January 10, 2018
  • Santiago