Emperor Speaks

Get financially educated on the go by our CIO and occasional guest stars.

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Mergers and Stock Value ft. Professor Fred Bereskin

In this episode, Francis and Ogi talk to Professor Fred Bereskin to discuss what makes a successful merger, how it affects the value of a company, and how a stock price is generally determined.

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Passive Income Deep Dive

In this episode, Francis teaches you more about rental income, P2P lending, dividend investing, and other passive income strategies to get a better idea of which one is right for you.

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Behavior and Investing ft. Joe Saul-Sehy

In this episode, Francis and Ogi are joined by Joe Saul-Sehy of the Stacking Benjamins show. Joe shares his tips for how to improve your financial health by changing your behavior.

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An Interview with our Co-Founders

In this episode, find out why we decided to rebrand our podcast and the type of content you can expect from the show. Additionally, learn more about our founders and get a sneak peek of our new products.

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Should You Trust Financial Analysts?

In this episode of the Emperor Teaches podcast, Dr. Tapon explains the difference between buy-side and sell-side financial analysts and why one of them writes reports that you shouldn't trust.

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Are Stocks Riskier Than Bonds?

In this episode of the Emperor Teaches podcast, Dr. Tapon compares different investments to equity investing. He also shares a tip for successful investing that helped him survive the financial crisis.

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Growth vs. Value Investing

In this episode of the Emperor Teaches podcast, Dr. Tapon explores the differences and similarities between growth and value investing and what dividends mean for you as a shareholder.

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The State of Robo-Advisors ft. Chris Burdick

In this episode, Dr. Tapon is joined by Emperor Investments CEO, Brenna Casserly, and the founder of BestRoboAdvisors.org, Chris Burdick. They discuss the current state of robo-advisors, how AI could shape the investing space, and the future of robo-advising as an investment option.

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Who is Harry Markowitz? Part 2

In the second and final part of this series, Dr. Tapon continues his story about Harry Markowitz and explains how portfolio optimization came to be. Learn about the part Bill Sharpe had to play, the ‘Nobel Prize’ winning research that almost all robo-advisors use, and how Emperor uses this research when constructing pure equity portfolios.

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Who is Harry Markowitz?

In part one of this two-part episode, Dr. Tapon gives you some background on Harry Markowitz, the father of modern portfolio theory.