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Take 15 Podcast

The Take 15 Podcast Presented By CFA Institute is a popular audio interview series defined by illuminating, short conversations with noted economists, best-selling authors, leading researchers, and successful practitioners on topics ranging from geopolitics and cryptocurrencies to irrationality and outlooks.

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Show Host: Lauren Foster

Producer: Mitchell Forst 

Sep 25, 2019

In episode #379, Malcolm White, CFA, discusses the benefits and limitations of artificial intelligence (AI) in active investment management. Subjects include whether AI should be feared or embraced by investment professionals; things AI is good and bad at doing; neural networks; and how to avoid programming bias...

Sep 18, 2019

In episode #378, Peter Zeihan discusses major geopolitics trends occurring currently, as well as the importance of geopolitics for financial professionals. Specifically:
1. The more than two decades breakdown in the world order, including the United States returning to isolationism and indifference about what happens in...

Sep 11, 2019

In episode #377, Pete Ronayne offers practical insights on how professionals in demanding environments can optimize performance by focusing on keeping their brain refreshed and renewed.

Sep 5, 2019

In episode #376, we cover cover some of the basic terminologies and then chart a map of the AI-driven landscape.  From small data to big data, from desktops to the cloud, and from simplistic programming to machine learning, the world has been moving at a rapid pace.