Memorial Day–A reminder that finance is just a game…

/Memorial Day–A reminder that finance is just a game…

Memorial Day–A reminder that finance is just a game…

By | 2017-08-18T17:00:53+00:00 May 25th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Memorial Day is a sobering and humbling day for me.

I had the privilege to serve in the United States Marine Corps with young men and women that inspired me everyday.

Unfortunately, some of those inspiring Marines never made it back home.

Below I highlight a few of the Marines I had the privilege of directly serving with during my time…Semper Fidelis.

All members of the GMF club.

Note: GMF=Good Mother F*#$er.

and many more…

Hate the war; love the warrior.



Okay, I’m going to go haze myself in honor of these guys…

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After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray earned a PhD, and worked as a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in bridging the research gap between academia and industry led him to found Alpha Architect, an asset management that delivers affordable active exposures for tax-sensitive investors. Dr. Gray has published four books and a number of academic articles. Wes is a regular contributor to multiple industry outlets, to include the following: Wall Street Journal, Forbes,, and the CFA Institute. Dr. Gray earned an MBA and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago and graduated magna cum laude with a BS from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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