On Thursday, March 26th at 4:30pm, Eastern Time, Cyber Trading University is proud to host billionaire Ken Fisher of Fisher Investments, featured on the Forbes Wealthiest American list.
4:30pm-5:00pm EST | Ken Fisher, Fisher Investments
Ken is the founder, CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Fisher Investments, a $65 billion money management firm serving large institutions and high net worth individuals throughout most of the developed world.
Perhaps best known for his prestigious Forbes "Portfolio Strategy" column, Ken's 30 years of high-profile market calls make him the third-longest running columnist in Forbes' history. His Forbes market forecasts are among America's most accurate as measured by third-party CXO Advisory Group. In 2010, Investment Advisor Magazine recognized Ken on its prestigious Thirty for Thirty list as among the industry's thirty most influential individuals of the last three decades. From 1984 through 2012, Ken wrote 10 books, including four New York Times bestsellers. His eleventh book, Beat the Crowd, will be in bookstores on March 30th.
Ken has been published, interviewed and/or written about in publications globally. He writes a weekly column for Germany's Focus Money magazine and monthly columns in the UK's The Financial Times. His early 1970s theoretical work pioneered an investment analysis tool called the Price-to-Sales Ratio, now a core part of financial curriculum. A prize-winning researcher, his credits span a multitude of professional and scholarly journals as well as his firm's output - both in traditional and behavioral finance.
He is ranked #237 on the 2014 Forbes 400 list of Richest Americans and #663 on the 2015 list of Global Billionaires. Ken and his wife, Sherrilyn, have three adult sons.
5:00pm-5:30pm EST | David Bernard and Enzo Villani, Equities.com
David Bernard is a co-founder and Chairman of Equities.com. He is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the company. Previously, David was the CEO of EQUITIES Magazine, a financial news magazine focused on small and middle market public companies and financial markets.
Enzo Villani was named Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Equities.com, Inc. in August 2014. Enzo completed over $400M in acquisitions across four continents through buy-and-build strategies in the financial technology, media, corporate communications, investors relations and corporate services. Enzo was the founder and Managing Director of Nasdaq Global Corporate Solutions, Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of DF King Worldwide, and board member and President of MZ Group.
- Equities.com combines a robust platform, rich with insightful content, innovative online communication features, and compelling investment research products to help investors and companies *Small-cap focus on editorial coverage and research
- Used by self-directed investors, top-level executives, as well as institutional money managers, investment strategists, Wall Street analysts, and major business thought leaders
- Equities.com now has offices in New York, Toronto, Los Angeles, and Vancouver
- Over 50 million self-directed investors
- More than 10,000 public companies in the US
- 8 million accredited investors
- $7 billion have been raised for private companies through crowdfunding
- Financial services industry spends well over $4 billion in traditional advertising and marketing
- Equities.com is growing its reach by over 40% a month
- Increased revenue by over 400% year-over-year in 2014
- Grown membership by 1800% last year
- Acquisition of VantageWire.com
- Alfred Berkeley and Enzo Villani Have Joined Equities.com's Board of Directors
- Inaugural Equities.com Small-Cap Stars Conference at NASDAQ MarketSite with Gene Simmons and Ken Fisher
5:30pm-6:30pm EST | Fausto Pugliese, Cyber Trading University
Fausto was one of the original SOES bandits of the early 1990s and one of the first independent traders to take advantage of the Direct Access Trading technology boom that started in 1987. He acquired a wealth of knowledge from years of hands-on experience and working side-by-side with some of the most experienced and successful traders in the industry. As a result of his knowledge and expertise, others immediately noticed his success as a trader in the industry. Soon after, Fausto was swamped with emails and telephone calls from other traders who wanted his trading advice.
Fausto took pride in sharing his insight and advice with his associates and strangers as well. Fausto Pugliese As the questions, emails, letters and phone calls came pouring in, Fausto found himself overwhelmed with this unexpected responsibility and decided to establish a trading school where his knowledge can be shared with others in a more appropriate environment.
As a result, Cyber Trading University was created. Today, Fausto continues to trade his portfolio in addition to providing training and education to his students, and fueling the ongoing process of improving the quality and scope of Cyber Trading University.
6:30pm-7:30pm EST | Norman Hallett, The Disciplined Trade
Norman Hallett is the co-founder and CEO of Subconscious Training Corporation (STC), headquartered in Parkland, Florida. STC develops state-of-the-art mental training programs, including The Disciplined Trader Intensive Program. Over his career, Mr. Hallett has developed numerous successful startup companies, including the investment firm of Hallett Commodities, Inc., and the Introducing Broker operation, NCH Commodities, Inc. Mr. Hallett holds a BA in Mathematics from the University of Cincinnati. His fascination with the investment industry lead him to grow several firms in his 21 year career in the financial arena. His high-profile style resulted in him being a frequent guest of the Financial News Network and culminated in his popular radio talk show, “Risky Business”, which had a strong 5 year run.