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Nearly 80% of Canadians are worried AI is advancing too quickly, and they expect banks to have the answers

A new report highlights a growing fear among Canadians that’s tied to the rapid advancement of artificial intelligence. An online study conducted by Environics Research Group revealed that 77 per cent of Canadians are concerned that AI is advancing too quickly to properly understand its potential ...

Most Canadians are worried AI is advancing too quickly, and they expect banks to have the answers, says study

A new report highlights a growing fear among Canadians that’s tied to the rapid advancement of artificial intelligence. An online study conducted by Environics Research Group revealed that 77 per cent of Canadians are concerned that AI is advancing too quickly to properly understand its potential ...

CPPIB Buys an 8% Stake in India's Delhivery

Leroy Leo of livemint reports that the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board just bought an 8% stake in Delhivery for $115 million through its Fundamental Equities Asia Group:Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has invested $115 million in Delhivery Pvt Ltd, following which, the firm will g ...

The Next Big Short?

Bloomberg's Reed Stevenson reports The Big Short’s Michael Burry explains why index funds are like subprime CDOs:For an investor whose story was featured in a best-selling book and an Oscar-winning movie, Michael Burry has kept a surprisingly low profile in recent years.But it turns out the hero ...

Will The Real Bubble Please Stand Up?

Bloomberg's Reed Stevenson reports The Big Short’s Michael Burry explains why index funds are like subprime CDOs:For an investor whose story was featured in a best-selling book and an Oscar-winning movie, Michael Burry has kept a surprisingly low profile in recent years.But it turns out the hero ...

Ray Dalio Warns Another 1930s Episode Looms

Jeff Cox of CNBC reports Bridgewater's Ray Dalio warns of ‘serious problems’ and a bond ‘blow-off’ as a repeat of the late 1930s looms:Hedge fund titan Ray Dalio is worried that the current landscape is starting to resemble Depression-era conditions that could hammer investors.In a LinkedIn ...

Denmark’s ATP Surges 27% in First Half of 2019

Paulina Pielichata of Pensions & Investments reports that Denmark's ATP tallies 27% gain in first half of 2019:ATP, Hilleroed, Denmark, posted a 26.9% return on its investment portfolio for the six months ended June 30, owing the outsized gain to falling interest rates and positive performance of t ...

From Trade War to Currency War?

Fred Imbert of CNBC reports the Dow plummets more than 600 points after Trump orders US manufacturers to leave China:Stocks plunged on Friday after President Donald Trump ordered that U.S. manufacturers find alternatives to their operations in China. Apple led the way lower. The Dow Jones Industri ...

My journey of finding a coach so far…

Inspired by Bill Campbell’s influence and having seen firsthand how our founders and CEOs have grown as a result of having an executive coach, I recently put out a call on Twitter for recommendations for coaches. I received a ton of recommendations (happy to share if you ping me) – thank yo ...

How times have changed in twenty years…

It was 20 years ago next month that we started JustBooks, creating a marketplace that connected buyers and sellers of used, rare, and out-of-print books. We initially launched in Germany before expanding into the UK and France, and then sold the company to our North American competitor AbeBooks in ...