Last night we had the chance with long-time blogger Roger Nusbaum on StockTwits TV.  Roger was an early convert to blogging at his site Random Roger and as a contributor to  We discussed the growth (and complexity) of the ETF industry, the need for investors to focus on their own goals (not the markets) and how one can construct a portfolio focusing on a themes as opposed to the broad indices.  You can view the show in its entirely below:

Posts mentioned in the broadcast:

The ETF industry has become more complex over time.  (TheStreet)

A paradigm shift in investment goals.  (Random Roger)

A challenging time to be an investor.  (Random Roger)

On defining your own personal benchmarks.  (Abnormal Returns)