Podcasts (630)

Our podcasts explain the investing strategies of IFA.com and Mark Hebner's book, Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors, with Foreword by Nobel Laureate Harry Markowitz

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    IFA.tv - Investing: The Evidence - Part Three - Show 295

    Investing: The Evidence - Part Three - Show 295 | 11/28/2018

    Sometimes referred to as smart, strategic, or alternative beater; factor investing is based on the multi-factor model developed by two American academics: Eugene Fama and Kenneth French.

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    IFA.tv - 2018 Q3 Market Review - Show 289

    2018 Q3 Market Review | 10/15/2018

    Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the third quarter of 2018 & demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.

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    IFA.tv - Overcoming Recency Bias - Show 285

    Overcoming Recency Bias | 9/13/2018

    One of the problem investors face is what behavioral psychologists call Recency Bias. In other words, they focus on the very recent past and project that indefinitely into the future.

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    IFA.tv - Crypto Concern - Show 284

    Crypto Concern | 9/7/2018

    The growing popularity of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is raising red flags not just with investment professionals.

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    IFA.tv - Is Factor Investing Worth It? - Show 281

    Is Factor Investing Worth It? | 7/27/2018

    Broadly speaking, there are three different types of fund you can invest in: active funds, passive funds and funds that give you exposure to certain risk factors.

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    IFA.tv - 2018 Q2 Market Review - Show 280

    2018 Q2 Market Review | 7/17/2018

    Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the second quarter of 2018 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.

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    IFA.tv - Why You Need Your Advisor to Challenge You - Show 279

    Why You Need Your Advisor to Challenge You | 7/13/2018

    Some people treat their financial advisor like an order taker. They go to them with preset ideas about what they want, and the advisor's role as they see it is to carry out their instructions.

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    IFA.tv - 2018 Q1 Market Review - Show 268

    2018 Q1 Market Review | 4/11/2018

    Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the first quarter of 2018 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.

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    IFA.tv - The Economy is Not the Stock Market - Show 261

    The Economy is Not the Stock Market | 2/20/2018

    One of the most common misconceptions about investing is that the economy and the stock market are perfectly correlated. Yes, they are connected, but it's not that simple.

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    IFA.tv - 2017 Q4 Market Review - Show 258

    2017 Q4 Market Review | 1/19/2018

    Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the fourth quarter of 2017 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.

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    IFA.tv - Downside Protection - Show 248

    Downside Protection - Show 248 | 11/1/2017

    A very common sales pitch among the active management community is their ability to provide “downside protection” for investors in falling markets.

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    IFA.tv - 2017 Q3 Market Review - Show 247

    2017 Q3 Market Review | 10/13/2017

    Mark Hebner summarizes the market's performance during the third quarter of 2017 and demonstrates the difficulty in picking the next asset class winner.

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    Index Funds: Step 10 - Risk Capacity

    Index Funds: Step 10 - Risk Capacity | 10/5/2017

    This is Step 10: Risk Capacity of the full length documentary film Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors. Watch Mark Hebner's acclaimed book come to life on screen.