Advisors Say “Meh” to Federal Reserve in Jackson Hole, WY.

By Michael McDaniel, Co-founder and Chief Investment Officer at Riskalyze. The amount of hype leading into last Friday’s Federal Reserve symposium in ...

31 Aug 2016

Robust or Bust?

  By Michael McDaniel, Chief Investment Officer This week the US Federal Reserve voted unanimously to raise the Federal Funds Rate by 25 basis ...

22 Dec 2015

Central Banks, Switzerland and What You Can and Can't Model About Them

By Michael McDaniel, Chief Investment Officer I often quip “these are the days of our centrally planned lives” as my token response to news of ...

22 Jan 2015

Due Diligence Made Easy

By Michael McDaniel, Chief Investment Officer Cambria Funds recently launched a very unique ETF.  The Cambria Global Asset Allocation ETF (GAA) is a ...

5 Jan 2015

Objectivity Wins (Again)

By Michael McDaniel, Chief Investment Officer Few words in the English language carry worse connotations than the term “backtested.” As an investor, ...

29 Dec 2014