Monthly Archives: March 2022

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A Journey into the World of Spanish Wine with Tim O’Rourke (Ep. 78)

If you are a lover of high quality wines that don’t break the bank, this deep dive into the various wine regions of Spain is for you. 

In this episode, John and Michael Parise welcome back guest Tim O’Rourke to discuss the different wine regions of Spain, the complex history that has shaped the Spanish wine industry, and how best to pair your favourite Spanish wine. 

John and Michael discuss:

  • The history of Spanish wines
  • The terroirs that shape each wine region of Spain
  • Ideal food pairings for Spanish wines
  • The cork supply/demand dilemma 
  • And more

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Distinguishing Between Market Noise and Market Impact with Paul Dietrich, Part 2 (Ep. 77)

2021 was a year full of ups and downs. Will 2022 be the same? 

In the latest episode, John and Michael Parise welcome back guest Paul Dietrich for part two of a two part series where we review the events of 2021, their impacts on the economy, and what 2022 may have in store. 

John, Michael, and Paul discuss:

  • The real inflation rate in 2021 and 2022
  • Why unemployment numbers appear static
  • The key events that affected the economy in 2021
  • How our current education system needs to change for the economic future
  • And more

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About Our Guest: 

Paul Dietrich currently serves as Chief Investment Strategist with B. Riley Wealth Management, Inc., where he focuses on managing investments for private investors, retirement funds and private institutions throughout the United States. He previously served as CEO and Chief Investment Officer with Fairfax Global Markets, LLC, and as CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Foxhall Capital Management. He also worked as an international corporate attorney with Squire, Sanders & Dempsey (now Squire Patton Boggs) and Jones Day. He is a frequent on-air commentator and regularly contributes his market analysis to business and financial media.