TDI Podcast: Gloom, Doom With Marc Faber and Howard Silfen on Politics (#283)
October 7, 2012 8:05 pm
What is the likely outcome of all of the central banks pushing liquidity into the markets and what are Faber’s favorite regions for investing these days? We discuss the earnings season, economics and dive deep into the Presidential race with Howard Silfen.
We have a good amount of data about to flow from companies over the next few weeks and this week will set the stage for the earnings season.
Dr. Marc Faber was born in Zurich, Switzerland. He went to school in Geneva and Zurich and finished high school with the Matura. He studied Economics at the University of Zurich and, at the age of 24, obtained a PhD in Economics magna cum laude.
Between 1970 and 1978, Dr Faber worked for White Weld & Company Limited in New York, Zurich and Hong Kong.
Since 1973, he has lived in Hong Kong. From 1978 to February 1990, he was the Managing Director of Drexel Burnham Lambert (HK) Ltd. In June 1990, he set up his own business, MARC FABER LIMITED which acts as an investment advisor and fund manager.
Dr Faber publishes a widely read monthly investment newsletter “The Gloom Boom & Doom Report” report which highlights unusual investment opportunities, and is the author of several books including “ TOMORROW’S GOLD – Asia’s Age of Discovery” which was first published in 2002 and highlights future investment opportunities around the world. “ TOMORROW’S GOLD ” was for several weeks on Amazon’s best seller list and is being translated into Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Thai and German. Dr. Faber is also a regular contributor to several leading financial publications around the world.
A book on Dr. Faber, “RIDING THE MILLENNIAL STORM”, by Nury Vittachi, was published in 1998.
We Need Your Help!
Cancer affects millions of people across the world, and our community is no exception. By joining my team or making a donation, you will become part of a Tri-County effort to honor survivors, commemorate those we’ve lost, and fight back against this insidious disease. So come on board, and help us tackle cancer…one mile at a time.
Florida has the second highest incidence of cancer cases in the country. This devastating disease affects every family in the state in one way or another. Tens of thousands of lives are affected each year; often times, promising futures are cut prematurely.
Remember: October is breast cancer awareness month!
Looking to invest in The Disciplined Investor Managed Growth Strategy?
Click below for the virtual tour….