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Bitcoin: “Finding Its Seat at the Macro Table”: Real Vision Daily Briefing- Oct 27, 2020

Senior editor, Ash Bennington, is joined by managing editor, Ed Harrison, to interpret how the rising COVID-19 infections in Europe and the U.S. will impact markets. Ed conducts a deep dive on best practices for containing the virus while mitigating the economic damage, reviewing protocols in Norway, Sweden, Belgium, and New Zealand, and Ash looks at how China’s remarkable GDP growth could be related to its own containment strategy. Ed gives a sneak peek of his upcoming interview with...

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Raoul Pal: The Biggest Trade in the World

Senior editor, Ash Bennington, is joined by managing editor, Ed Harrison, to interpret how the rising COVID-19 infections in Europe and the U.S. will impact markets. Ed conducts a deep dive on best practices for containing the virus while mitigating the economic damage, reviewing protocols in Norway, Sweden, Belgium, and New Zealand, and Ash looks at how China’s remarkable GDP growth could be related to its own containment strategy. Ed gives a sneak peek of his upcoming interview with...

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The Latest Macro Data and What It Means for the Economy’s Recovery – Real Vision’s Daily Briefing – Oct 22, 2020

Senior editor, Ash Bennington, is joined by managing editor, Ed Harrison, to interpret how the rising COVID-19 infections in Europe and the U.S. will impact markets. Ed conducts a deep dive on best practices for containing the virus while mitigating the economic damage, reviewing protocols in Norway, Sweden, Belgium, and New Zealand, and Ash looks at how China’s remarkable GDP growth could be related to its own containment strategy. Ed gives a sneak peek of his upcoming interview with...

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Whither Interest Rates in Advanced Economies: Low for Long?

We have previously discussed how, between March 2020, when the financial shock caused by COVID-19 occurred, and the end of August, the stock and corporate debt markets in the United States performed extraordinarily, despite gloomy prospects on the real side of the economy. The decline in technology stock prices in September ended up taking the equivalent of a month from gains starting in April, but prices remain high.On the basis of such a ‘disconnect from reality’ in financial markets, we...

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Artificial Intelligence comes with some caveats for investors

What will it be able to do? How intelligent will it be? Actually, for now, not much more intelligent than this chicken 👆(video courtesy University of Melbourne, animal behaviour group) And thus, maybe, you’d want to dig a little deeper before making investment decisions into a hot new AI startup, or buy shares of a corporation with new “AI enabled” product innovation. One of the new types of “emerging AI” is “Reinforcement Learning” (RL). You reinforce good behaviour by giving “it” (in this...

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Jared Dillian’s Macro Outlook for Markets & Best Practices for Investors – Real Vision’s Daily Briefing – Oct 21, 2020

Senior editor, Ash Bennington, is joined by managing editor, Ed Harrison, to interpret how the rising COVID-19 infections in Europe and the U.S. will impact markets. Ed conducts a deep dive on best practices for containing the virus while mitigating the economic damage, reviewing protocols in Norway, Sweden, Belgium, and New Zealand, and Ash looks at how China’s remarkable GDP growth could be related to its own containment strategy. Ed gives a sneak peek of his upcoming interview with...

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U.S. Stimulus Would Be Welcomed By Markets – But Is It Masking The Real Problem?

Stock markets are cautiously optimistic that the U.S. can agree a stimulus package before next month’s presidential election.However, even if that’s the case, it will likely be a temporary sticking-plaster masking the long-term problem: unemployment.House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Secretary Steven Mnuchin were in talks again on Tuesday as both sides attempt to reach a deal over another substantial fiscal stimulus package before the November 3 election.Republican senators lambasted a $1.8...

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Real Vision Daily Briefing – Oct 20, 2020 – Last Leg of the Ride: What 2020 Has Left in Store for Markets

Senior editor, Ash Bennington, is joined by managing editor, Ed Harrison, to interpret how the rising COVID-19 infections in Europe and the U.S. will impact markets. Ed conducts a deep dive on best practices for containing the virus while mitigating the economic damage, reviewing protocols in Norway, Sweden, Belgium, and New Zealand, and Ash looks at how China’s remarkable GDP growth could be related to its own containment strategy. Ed gives a sneak peek of his upcoming interview with...

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Real Vision’s Daily Briefing – Oct 19, 2020 – Will the COVID-19 Surge Lead to Market Déjà Vu?

Real Vision CEO, Raoul Pal, arrives to the Daily Briefing frothing at the mouth with Bitcoin bullishness. Senior editor, Ash Bennington, tries in vain to contain Raoul's enthusiasm, but with Bitcoin up over 20% this month, Raoul's zeal simply cannot be restrained, and he proceeds to go at length about how this asset will become a global reserve asset as the world moves along an adoption curve of trust. Raoul and Ash proceed to discuss the ongoing progress to make crypto-assets easier to own...

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Tesla Gets a Pre-Earnings Price-Target Upgrade From Wedbush

Senior editor, Ash Bennington, is joined by managing editor, Ed Harrison, to interpret how the rising COVID-19 infections in Europe and the U.S. will impact markets. Ed conducts a deep dive on best practices for containing the virus while mitigating the economic damage, reviewing protocols in Norway, Sweden, Belgium, and New Zealand, and Ash looks at how China’s remarkable GDP growth could be related to its own containment strategy. Ed gives a sneak peek of his upcoming interview with...

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