Paul Schulte, founder of Schulte Research, explains why Chinese tech companies, especially fintech firms, have stealthily gained advantages over their largest US rivals. Developing their models from scratch, Chinese businesses are leapfrogging the West, where finance is encumbered by old-school cartels and tech is contending with a consumer backlash and regulatory oversight. Filmed on April 24, 2018 in Hong Kong.
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.
Chad Morganlander, portfolio manager at Washington Crossing Advisors, lays out a bullish trade on Walmart. He discusses the catalysts and his positioning in this interview with Justine Underhill. Filmed on May 10, 2018.
Richard Excell, senior portfolio manager at Wolverine Asset Management, discusses why his call on Target and other big-box retailers has worked out, and forecasts what could be ahead for the space, in this section of an hour-long interview conducted by Michael Green.
Tony Greer, founder of TG Macro, lays out his bullish thesis on freight carrier and transportation stocks. He explains the technical and fundamental catalysts powering the trade in this interview with Justine Underhill. Filmed on June 21, 2018.
Confronting Tech's Titans: Meet the Professor Who's Schooling Wall Street on Silicon Valley
From accurately predicting the recent price action of Bitcoin to foreseeing Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods, Scott Galloway, NYU Stern Professor and author of "The Four," has proven to be one of Wall Street's most clairvoyant commentators. In this interview with Datatrek's Nicholas Colas, the two discuss which tech titan will topple Apple to become the world's most valuable company, what the future holds for social media and the dangers of cryptocurrencies. Filmed April 24, 2018 in New York City.
Real Vision's new flagship interview series premieres, as famed short seller Marc Cohodes joins Grant Williams for a candid and emotionally raw interview. In the first in a series of extended discussions with successful investors, Grant asks Marc about his short selection process, the difficulty of managing emotions when embroiled in a fight and his current battles with a series of companies he believes to be fraudulent. Marc offers a vicious takedown of biotech company MiMedx, and shares a gut-wrenching story of losing money during 2008, despite being perfectly positioned. Filmed November 21, 2017 in California.
In this second part of a two-part piece, Richard Sylla, Professor Emeritus of Economics at New York University, shares his idiosyncratic view about the factors that led to the credit crisis. He also provides a historian’s perspective about the potential pre-crisis signs that investors might want to look out for. And he discusses the extent to which history has or has not prepared us to deal with the next crisis. Filmed on March 12, 2018 in New York.
Emerging Markets: From Vulnerability to Opportunity
At the beginning of 2017, Ed Misrahi of Ronit Capital was buying the Mexican peso in the aftermath of the U.S. election, when most investors were running the other way. The peso rallied aggressively in the first part of that year. Today, Ed still loves the long-term prospects across emerging markets, but sees excellent rewards from diversification and in leaving a little powder dry for better opportunities ahead. Filmed on May 3, 2018 in London.