Real Vision: The Kyle Bass Interviews

Kyle Bass is one of America's most widely respected hedge fund managers and one of Real Vision's most beloved contributors. In this series, Kyle gives us a peek inside his unique information-gathering process and incredible rolodex.
Real Vision Oct 11, 2019
China vs. the U.S. - Trade War to Cold War?
Is globalization breaking down before our eyes? Kyle Bass sits down with retired Brigadier General Robert Spalding to discuss what’s really happening inside China. Spalding spent years living in China as Defense Attache in Bejing and served as the chief China strategist for the chairman of the Joint Chiefs. Spalding brings his deep knowledge of the people, culture, economy, and military posture of China to the table in discussing the multifaceted threat to the US posed by the rising Asian superpower. Filmed on September 27, 2019 in Washington D.C.
Real Vision Jun 21, 2019
The Wild West of Crypto: Outlaws, Double Agents, and the Dismantling of the Silk Road
Kathryn Haun, general partner at Andreesen Horowitz, sits down with Kyle Bass, founder of Hayman Capital, to discuss her previous career as a U.S. Attorney. She reveals the intricate details of her prosecution of the Silk Road – an online platform where drugs, guns and passports were exchanged for bitcoin in the early days of the cryptocurrency. Haun has seen the light and dark sides of bitcoin, but believes in the technology behind cryptocurrency, and is helping her firm bridge the gap between technologists and regulators. Filmed on May 9, 2019 in San Francisco.
Real Vision Nov 02, 2018
The Kyle Bass Interviews: Stephen K. Bannon's China Warning
Stephen K. Bannon, former White House Chief Strategist, sits down with hedge fund giant Kyle Bass to discuss America’s current geopolitical landscape regarding China. Bannon and Bass take a deep dive into Chinese infiltration in U.S. institutions, China’s aggressiveness in the South China sea, and the potential for global conflict in the next few years. Filmed on October 5, 2018 at an undisclosed location.
Real Vision Oct 26, 2018
The Kyle Bass Interviews: The Billionaire Chinese Dissident
Kyle Bass sits down with infamous Chinese businessman Guo Wengui, also known as known as “Miles Kwok,” to hear a series of shocking accusations and predictions revolving around the Chinese government. Kwok provides his perception of the backstory behind several recent high-profile news items, and touches on the Chinese government’s management of the economy. He also unfurls an alarming forecast about Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma. Filmed on October 5, 2018 at an undisclosed location.
Real Vision Oct 05, 2018
The Kyle Bass Interviews: Escaping Thucydides's Trap
Kyle Bass sits down with Graham T. Allison, professor of government at the Harvard Kennedy School, for a master class in geopolitics, economics, and history. These titans tackle the issue of China’s evolving role on the world stage through the juxtaposition of cultures, governments, and technology. Filmed on September 17, 2018 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
The Kyle Bass Interviews Nov 03, 2017
Mark Cuban in Conversation with Kyle Bass - The Maverick Investor
Entrepreneur, Investor, Maverick. Mark Cuban arrives on Real Vision, in an incredible conversation with the equally legendary Kyle Bass, who finds out what makes the man from Shark Tank tick and his approach to investing, alongside some sharp insights on the future of AI, robotics and ICOs. Filmed on October 18, 2017, in Dallas.