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WATCH: Tech Crunch SF Disrupt 2019: Day two October 3, 2019

WATCH: Tech Crunch SF Disrupt 2019: Day two October 3, 2019

. >>>LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, PLEASE SILENCE ALL MOBILE DEVICES. THE PROGRAM IS ABOUT TO BEGIN. . >>>LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. PLEASE TAKE YOUR SEATS. THE PROGRAM IS ABOUT TO BEGIN. . >>>LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, PLEASE WELCOME, TECH CRUNCH EDITOR AND CHIEF MATTHEW. >> [APPLAUSE]. >> GOOD MORNING. I’M NOT SURE IF THIS MICROPHONE IS ON BUT

WATCH: Tech Crunch SF Disrupt 2019: Day three October 4, 2019

WATCH: Tech Crunch SF Disrupt 2019: Day three October 4, 2019

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How Healthy are American Banks? (w/ Chris Whalen)

How Healthy are American Banks? (w/ Chris Whalen)

CHRIS WHALEN: Hi, I’m Chris Whalen, Chairman of Whalen Global Advisors. I’m an investment banker and author. I work with banks, non-bank, financial institutions, mortgage banks, helping them raise money to finance operations. I also do some M&A and work on really strange mortgage assets with my friends at Ginnie Mae. So, that’s how I

Exposing Jack Ma, Big Pharma, and Chinese Fraud (w/ Carson Block)

Exposing Jack Ma, Big Pharma, and Chinese Fraud (w/ Carson Block)

CARSON BLOCK: Short selling is a niche. Maybe the universe of potentially good shorts is this big. As an activist short, we are a niche of a niche. So our universe of potentially actionable shorts is that big. So there is this difference. Most shorts– so non-activist shorts– are out there looking for companies that

🔴 The Venezuela Crisis: State Of Disaster | Full Documentary

🔴 The Venezuela Crisis: State Of Disaster | Full Documentary

They haven’t told me anything. I want to know about my child. I’ve never seen a case that really fits this complexity. In terms of decline from their peak, I don’t think I’ve seen anything quite like this. I don’t have any information on him, I don’t know anything. We need to get people eating.

3 Key Ratios for Small Bank Investing

3 Key Ratios for Small Bank Investing

Gaby Lapera: We have these small banks. We’ve talked about why you like them, why you have convinced me to like them but do you have to assess small banks in a different way than you do big banks? Tim Hanson: Yes, absolutely. Starting with a small bank in the environment we’re in today, there

Potential Problems with NYCB Adding Astoria Financial to Its Wagon Train

Potential Problems with NYCB Adding Astoria Financial to Its Wagon Train

Gaby Lapera: There are some problems however. As you mentioned earlier, New York Community Bancorp is pretty famous in the banking world, I guess, for having an absolutely amazing efficiency ratio of 46%. Now for efficiency ratios, the lower they are the better. Astoria Financial is coming into this deal with an efficiency ratio of