April 16, 2013. Jeremy Howard, President and Chief Scientist of Kaggle. Jeremy Howard introduces the field of data science – a science that focuses on building the tools and techniques for data-driven decision making. His latest startup, Kaggle, is a community of 80,000 data scientists that have successfully solved some of the world’s toughest problems. Jeremy talks both about the creation and development of Kaggle, as well as his journey over the last 20 years to get to this point, which included creating the first global management...read more
The 2012 Nobel Prizes Explained. Guests: Suparna Chakraborty, James Sikes, Seth Foreman, James Hanvey, John Cobley, and Stephen Roddy. Host: Ludwig Chincarini.
October 24, 2012. University of San Francisco professors explain the scientific contributions of the 2012 Nobel prize recipients. Suparna Chakraborty, James Sikes, Seth Foreman, James Hanvey, John Cobley, and Stephen Roddy. Host: Ludwig Chincarini....read more
Will Quants Inherent the Earth? (and other interesting stories about asset management). Guest: Dr. Ken Kroner.
May 4, 2010.Dr. Ken Kroner, Managing Director and Head of Global Market Strategies, Blackrock discusses quantitative asset management. Q&A Begins at: 1:10:45...read more
April 29, 2010. Mr. William Schrader, CEO of Carina Technology and Former Founder and CEO of PSI Net discusses early stages of the internet, concepts of running a business, and how he made and lost one billion dollars in a decade. Q&A Begins at: 0:49:51...read more
3rd Annual Claremont Finance Conference: Banking and Regulation Panel and Wealth Management Panel. Guests: Mr. Height, Ms. Sweet, Mr. Barrymore, Mr. Bright, Mr. Ward, and Mr. Shin.
October 2, 2009. Experts Mr. Ryan Height, Ms. Julie Sweet, Mr. John Barrymore, Mr. Eric Bright, Mr. Patrick Shin, Mr. David Ward, Professor Ludwig Chincarini, and Professor Gary Evans discuss problems of past regulations and ideas for the future reform of banking. Wealth Management session begins at:...read more
The World Banking Crisis. The Failure of Past Regulation and Suggestions for Future Reform. Guest: Sir Andrew Crockett
April 14, 2009. Sir Andrew Crockett, President of JP Morgan International and former CEO of the Bank for International Settlements discusses the current financial crisis. Q&A Begins at: 1:02:30...read more
Finding Value in the Rubble: Distressed Investing During the Financial Crisis. Guest: Mr. Mark Patterson.
December 4, 2008. Mark Patterson, Co-Founder and Chairman of Matlin Patterson Global Advisers, LLC. discusses the world of distressed debt investing in general, the financial crisis, and interesting anecdotes about a career in Wall Street. Q&A Begins at:...read more
2nd Annual Claremont Finance Conference. Guests: Mr. Wei, Mr. Heitzman, Mr. Sasaki, Mr. Parris, Mr. Polazzi, and Mr Sekits..
October 3, 2008. Highlights from Alternative Investment and Private Equity Panel. Experts discuss the present and future of investing given the market turmoil. Mr. Wei Li, Mr. Jeff Heitzman, Mr. Peter Sasaki, Mr. Trevor Parris, Mr. Anthony Polazzi, Mr. Mike Sekits, Dr. Ludwig Chincarini, and Dr. Henrik Cronqvist....read more
The Founding of KKR, the Private Equity Industry, and the Financial Crisis of 2008. Guest: Mr. Henry Kravis.
October 3, 2008. Henry Kravis, Co-Founder of KKR, discusses the building of his company, the private equity business, and the financial crisis....read more
April 30, 2008 . Dr. Myron Scholes, 1997 Nobel Prize Winner in Economics, Chairman of Platinum Grove Asset Management, and co-inventor of the Black-Scholes options pricing model, discusses liquidity and the transfer of risk. He discusses the subtleties of innovation in finance and issues related to being rewarded for bearing risk. During Q&A, he also discusses the early days of discovering the option pricing model with Fischer Black. Q&A begins at: ...read more
April 24, 2008. Dr. Robert Litterman, Director of Quantitative Resources at Goldman Sachs speaks about asset allocation and quantitative investing at Goldman Sachs. Q&A Begins at: 21:14...read more
1st Annual Claremont Finance Conference: Hedge Funds. Guests: Scott Barker, Dana Hobson, and Peter Sasaki
October 13, 2007. Discussion about hedge funds and the markets. Mr. Scott Barker, Analytic Investors. Mr. Dana Hobson. Bailard. Mr. Peter Sasaki. Logos Capital Management. Dr. Ludwig Chincarini....read more
April 17, 2007. Dr. Eric Rosenfeld, Co-Founder of LTCM and JWMP, speaks about the lessons he learned in his first years of trading bond...read more
April 17, 2007. Dr. Eric Rosenfeld, Co-Founder of LTCM and JWMP speaks about the Long-Term Capital Management crisis and the role of the Fed....read more
Dec 5, 2006. Dr. Ludwig Chincarini, Mr. Jim Riley, Former Partner and Head of Commodities Sales & Trading at Goldman Sachs. Mr. Guy Adami, Fastmoney on...read more