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Episode 55: Adam Curran and Dr. Mark Pyles, College of Charleston, on Educating Financial Professionals

Feb 26, 2021

Adam goes back to school with College of Charleston Professor of Finance, Dr. Mark Pyles. From financial education, to career paths, to the future of investing, Adam and Mark cover it all. Listen in to hear about how careers in finance and investment strategies alike are changing. Plus, Adam and Mark discuss their thoughts on the recent interest in Gamestop and Robinhood.

 

Get in touch with Dr. Mark Pyles: pylesm@cofc.edu

Here are just a handful of the things that we'll discuss:

  • Mark takes us back to class and reminds us that finance, like anything else in life, is something we have to keep studying if we want to get it right.
  • Mark and Adam discuss how retail investing (think Robinhood) and cryptocurrency (think Bitcoin) are changing the market.
  • Get the inside scoop on what Mark and Adam look for when choosing investments!

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