Gestalt University Podcasts

Welcome to Gestalt University, hosted by the team at ReSolve Global*, where evidence inspires confidence.

These podcasts will dig deep to uncover investment truths and life hacks you won’t find in the mainstream media, covering topics that appeal to left-brained robots, right-brained poets and everyone in between. In this show we interview deep thinkers in the world of quantitative finance such as Larry Swedroe, Meb Faber and many more, all with the goal of helping you reach excellence. Welcome to the journey.

Corey Hoffstein – Strategy Construction: Why Simple is Fragile

March 6, 2020
For this fascinating conversation we bring none other than Corey Hoffstein of Newfound Research. Corey has lived by the “risk cannot be destroyed, only transformed” dictum, which has guided the core of his investment philosophy across three axes of diversification – sources of risk, process and time.

Chris Schindler – The Alternative to Alternative Risk Premia

January 28, 2020
We discuss the recent explosion in index-investing (“there’s no such thing as passive in this world”), Alternative Risk Premia (and why returns have suffered so much in recent years) and Chris’ new project: a truly uncorrelated alternative to ARP.

Gregory Zuckerman – The Man Who Solved the Man Who Solved the Market

December 23, 2019
Our 30-minute conversation with Zuckerman tracks a different course from his recent interviews, focusing on how the journey to write this book has changed his understanding of the asset management industry and how his relationship with some of the characters has evolved.

Mike Hirthler – Invert, Always Invert

November 25, 2019
A long-time student of behavioral finance and market psychology, he has been an avid promoter of financial education for all ages and embraced a multi-disciplinary approach to problem-solving. Enjoy this great conversation with Jacobi Capital’s founder Mike Hirthler.

Machine Learning in Markets: Silver Bullet? Or Pandora’s “Black” Box?

October 2, 2019
In this episode Adam Butler and Rodrigo Gordillo host ReSolve's Head of Quantitative Research, Andrew Butler to discuss how ReSolve employs tools from the field of machine learning to produce meaningful and practical improvements in investment outcomes.