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INSEAD Professor: US to Lose Its Place as Top Spot for Venture Capital Next Year

Claudia Zeisberger expects early and late stage venture capital investments in the US will reach US$94 billion in 2019, behind an expected US$102 billion in China. Read More

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Lei Zhang on Hillhouse Capital’s Success Equation

What explains Hillhouse Capital Management’s explosive growth? Hillhouse founder and CEO Lei Zhang says it comes down to people. Read More

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Cryptocurrency Derivatives and the Future of Bitcoin

The public perception of bitcoin has shifted, and investors need to keep track of the global sentiment surrounding cryptocurrencies and other cryptoassets. Read More

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The Death of Private Equity Has Been Over-Reported

Will Ortel takes the pulse of private equity, reviewing the evidence provided by Professor Claudia Zeisberger, founder of INSEAD’s Global Private Equity Initiative. Read More

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The Economy, Business, and Making Mom Proud

The Carlyle Group’s David M. Rubenstein shared words of wisdom about a broad range of topics, from the historical importance of the Magna Carta, to Paul Volcker’s monetary policies in the 1980s, and many subjects in between. Read More

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Chris Douvos, CFA: Tectonic Shift Taking Place in the Venture Capital Industry

The venture capital industry is changing dramatically and maintaining the status quo is not an option. Read More

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Day 3 Recap: Distressed Assets and Digital Economies (Video)

Ron Rimkus, CFA, and Jason Voss, CFA, discuss highlights from the third day of the 67th CFA Institute Annual Conference. Read More

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What Jim Rogers and Pippa Malmgren can learn from Shonda Warner

Veteran investor Jim Rogers prefers farmland over financial assets — delegates at the 65th CFA Institute Annual Conference can learn how to invest in farmland from Shonda Warner of Chess Ag Full Harvest Partners. Read More

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