Grant's Podcast You've read their prose. Now hear their voices. Listen to Jim Grant and Evan Lorenz talk high finance, Grant's-style, with plenty of wit and historical context to enliven their discussion of today's foremost investment topics. Welcome to Grant's Radio!

What You'll Get...

  • Clear and unconventional thinking
  • Analysis both micro and macro
  • Ideas both long and short across a range of asset classes
  • 33+ years of archived material --yours to browse for free
  • Writing you’d read for pleasure alone.
Name Description Released Duration Play
Is China a Ponzi scheme? Grant’s welcomes Victor Shih, associate professor at The University of California, San Diego, to discuss that crucial question. 12/11/2017 22:58 Listen
Value Hunt JHL Capital Group chief investment officer James Litinsky joins Grant’s to share his views on opportunities and risks around the world. 12/6/2017 17:15 Listen
Things you don’t see at bottoms Special guest Bill Fleckenstein joins the Grant’s team to take inventory of current conditions 11/27/2017 19:09 Listen
The tick-tock of time A lively discussion of the sometimes-lengthy wait for investment ideas to come to fruition. 11/22/2017 13:58 Listen
Buying low and selling high: A How-to Jim and Evan welcome special guest Paul Isaac, CEO and Founder of Arbiter Partners, to discuss current opportunities and risks. 11/10/2017 25:44 Listen
The stability paradox Jim, Evan and Phil hold forth on noteworthy sightings in credit, while Jim challenges a core premise of modern central banking. 10/30/2017 18:14 Listen
Financial revelations of the day Jim, Evan and Phil take inventory of notable topics and unusual occurrences around the world. 10/18/2017 19:57 Listen
Hamburger Helper Jim and Evan discuss opportunities and risks in the restaurant industry with John Hamburger, president of the Restaurant Finance Monitor. 10/11/2017 17:35 Listen
Resources roundtable Jim and Evan discuss the outlook for crude oil and other commodities with fund manager Adam Rozencwajg 10/2/2017 21:35 Listen
The world is linked through arbitrage Jim, Evan and Phil take inventory of notable financial developments, big and small, around the globe 9/27/2017 14:06 Listen
20-20 Vison A common theme connecting some of today’s most popular investments: a very, very long time horizon 9/18/2017 18:07 Listen
Empty seats at the Fed -- and empty data from Facebook Jim and Evan discuss potential candidates to replace Janet Yellen, as well as some strange doings at The Social Network. 9/11/2017 18:31 Listen
Summer cleaning Grant's vacation episode. 8/21/2017 03:53 Listen
Alpine slide Jim and Evan break down the latest from the Swiss National Bank, along with the #Tesla bond offering, #cryptocurrencies and much more. 8/14/2017 20:47 Listen
Texas teatime An invigorating chat with Frederick “Shad” Rowe; talking Facebook, peak oil and much more 8/8/2017 23:02 Listen
Summer breeze Jim & Evan talk macro, micro and crypto, with a look under the hood of one of the most popular ETFs. 7/31/2017 19:27 Listen
Episode 21 - An invigorating interview with Trey Reik An invigorating interview with Trey Reik of Sprott Asset Management. Gold, Cryptocurrencies and more 7/24/2017 32:04 Listen
Hits and misses A look back at some good calls, and some-not-so-good ones. 7/14/2017 23:07 Listen
The least self-aware people on earth A fast-moving exegesis of the June minutes of the Federal Reserve’s rate-setting committee. Plus, the world reconsiders the investment merits of low-yielding sovereign debt denominated in depreciation-prone fiat currencies. 7/10/2017 25:23 Listen
Big, dumb Japanese banks Preview of the next funding crisis; cheers for Tad Rivelle, hisses for Kraft Heinz. 6/30/2017 17:27 Listen
Hear, hear Jim Bianco The renowned fixed-income analyst discusses the flattening yield curve, the reluctant Fed and the sinking finances of his home city, Chicago. 6/26/2017 24:47 Listen
Rate hikes past, present and future The Federal Reserve, ostensibly “data-driven,” pledges to continue to lift its tiny federal funds rate. It has never done so in times like these. Also: grocery price wars and a tentacled Chinese insurance company. 6/19/2017 16:13 Listen
Taxi! Taxi! Uber comes under the Grant's lens. 6/2/2017 23:11 Listen
The biggest pyramid scheme the world has yet seen Grant’s talks to China authority Anne-Stevenson-Yang. 5/26/2017 28:46 Listen
Best statesman, worst investor Risk management as taught by---among others---Sir Winston Churchill 5/18/2017 17:44 Listen
Vol’ is the only asset class The ABCs, and the XYZs, of volatility with Christopher Cole of Artemis Capital Management 5/15/2017 31:34 Listen
The costs of tranquility A talk with Dean Curnutt, founder and CEO of Macro Risk Advisors 5/12/2017 31:12 Listen
See here, Ben Bernanke A short survey of grotesqueries in the world that the central banks made. 5/4/2017 18:22 Listen
Capital controls in your future? Special guest Russell Napier talks with Jim Grant about the coming tumult in currencies and interest rates. 4/24/2017 26:53 Listen
How not to get rich How not to get rich: A guide for the buyer of euro-denominated French sovereign credit. Tell us again how many times the Fed will hike this year? Jim Grant and Deputy Editor Evan Lorenz host the Grant’s Podcast. 4/20/2017 13:40 Listen
Free speech for bears Special guest Marc Cohodes runs Alder Lane Farm and is a famed short seller and bull fighter. Twitter: @AlderLaneeggs 4/6/2017 34:17 Listen
A short history of excess Grant's can only find two precedents for the market's stretched valuation. A look back at a bullish banker who fought the Fed during a prior peak. Also, a discussion of a leak-prone Fed and a populist government. 4/6/2017 16:33 Listen
Bulls in unison A record net short position in Eurodollar futures raises contrary hackles. Hedge funds-whatever happened to them? And observations on the supermarket bargains for which you may thank ultra-low interest rates and EZ money. 3/23/2017 09:39 Listen
All together now Jim Grant and Deputy Editor Evan Lorenz with scintillating talk on oil, miniature interest rates and the shockingly high rate of inflation (the rate you possibly haven't heard of). Can a self-styled contrarian be bullish on oil when everyone else is? 3/8/2017 15:08 Listen
Credit, cars trouble What easy money giveth, easy money taketh away. Jim Grant and Deputy Editor Evan Lorenz on the coming glut in off-lease cars and trucks. 2/22/2017 12:20 Listen
Just enough about interest rates The most important prices in capitalism have a long, colorful, and-in the capable hands of James Grant-witty history. What the past may teach about the future. 1/27/2017 20:06 Listen
Grant's Interest Rate Observer James Grant and Deputy Editor Evan Lorenz share the story of how this celebrated beacon of skeptical long-form financial journalism prospered in an age of credulous inattention. 1/26/2017 19:31 Listen