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Michael Covel's Trend Following

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Bestselling author Michael Covel is the host of Trend Following Radio with 9.5+ million listens. Investments, economics, psychology, politics, decision-making, human behavior, entrepreneurship and trading -- all passionately explored and debated. Guests include Nobel Prize winners: Robert Aumann, Angus Deaton, Daniel Kahneman, Oliver Hart, Harry Markowitz & Vernon Smith. More guests: Jack Canfield, Howard Marks, James Altucher, Dan Ariely, Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, Kathleen Eisenhardt, Marc Faber, Tim Ferriss, Jason Fried, Gerd Gigerenzer, Larry Hite, Sally Hogshead, Ryan Holiday, Jack Horner, Ewan Kirk, Steven Kotler, Michael Mauboussin, Tucker Max, Barry Ritholtz, Jim Rogers, Jack Schwager, Ed Seykota, Philip Tetlock & Walter Williams. 900+ episodes.

Bestselling author Michael Covel is the host of Trend Following Radio with 9.5+ million listens. Investments, economics, psychology, politics, decision-making, human behavior, entrepreneurship and trading -- all passionately explored and debated. Guests include Nobel Prize winners: Robert Aumann, Angus Deaton, Daniel Kahneman, Oliver Hart, Harry Markowitz & Vernon Smith. More guests: Jack Canfield, Howard Marks, James Altucher, Dan Ariely, Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, Kathleen Eisenhardt, Marc Faber, Tim Ferriss, Jason Fried, Gerd Gigerenzer, Larry Hite, Sally Hogshead, Ryan Holiday, Jack Horner, Ewan Kirk, Steven Kotler, Michael Mauboussin, Tucker Max, Barry Ritholtz, Jim Rogers, Jack Schwager, Ed Seykota, Philip Tetlock & Walter Williams. 900+ episodes.

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Reston, VA

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Bestselling author Michael Covel is the host of Trend Following Radio with 9.5+ million listens. Investments, economics, psychology, politics, decision-making, human behavior, entrepreneurship and trading -- all passionately explored and debated. Guests include Nobel Prize winners: Robert Aumann, Angus Deaton, Daniel Kahneman, Oliver Hart, Harry Markowitz & Vernon Smith. More guests: Jack Canfield, Howard Marks, James Altucher, Dan Ariely, Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, Kathleen Eisenhardt, Marc Faber, Tim Ferriss, Jason Fried, Gerd Gigerenzer, Larry Hite, Sally Hogshead, Ryan Holiday, Jack Horner, Ewan Kirk, Steven Kotler, Michael Mauboussin, Tucker Max, Barry Ritholtz, Jim Rogers, Jack Schwager, Ed Seykota, Philip Tetlock & Walter Williams. 900+ episodes.

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@Covel

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English

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11654 Plaza America Drive, Suite 224 Reston, Virginia 20190 USA 8004800581


Episodes

Ep. 923: Weijian Shan Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/26/2020
My guest today Weijian Shan takes me through too fantastic stories. Money Games is a tale of one of the most successful buyout deals ever: the acquisition and turnaround of what used to be Korea’s largest bank by the American firm Newbridge Capital. This insider’s account is told by the chief architect of the deal itself, the celebrated author and private equity investor Weijian Shan. With billions of dollars at stake, and the nation’s economic future on the line, Newbridge Capital sought...

Duration:00:47:15

Ep. 922: Dan Sullivan Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/22/2020
Have you ever had a new idea or a goal that excites you…but not enough time to execute it? What about a goal you really want to accomplish…but can’t because instead of taking action, you procrastinate? Do you feel like the only way things are going to get done is if you do them? But what if it wasn’t that way? What if you had a team of people around you that helped you accomplish your goals? When we want something done, we’ve been trained to ask ourselves: “How can I do this?” Well, there...

Duration:00:51:23

Ep. 921: Jack Schwager Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/19/2020
Today on my show one of my most popular guests… Jack Schwager returns. The Market Wizards are back! Unknown Market Wizards continues in the three-decade tradition of the hugely popular Market Wizards series, interviewing exceptionally successful traders to learn how they achieved their extraordinary performance results. The twist in Unknown Market Wizards is that the featured traders are individuals trading their own accounts. They are unknown to the investment world. Despite their...

Duration:00:50:06

Ep. 920: Christian Busch Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/15/2020
Good luck isn’t just chance—it can be learned and leveraged—and The Serendipity Mindset explains how you can use serendipity to make life better at work, at home—everywhere. Many of us believe that the great turning points and opportunities in our lives happen by chance, that they’re out of our control. Often we think that successful people—and successful companies and organizations—are simply luckier than the rest of us. Good fortune—serendipity—just seems to happen to them. Is that true?...

Duration:00:55:47

Ep. 919: Jump into Trend Following with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/12/2020
Jump into Trend Following with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio. A recent interview excerpt with Michael.

Duration:00:20:17

Ep. 918: Uri Adoni Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/8/2020
Veteran venture capitalist Uri Adoni shares the secrets to Israel’s incredible track record of success that will help make any startup unstoppable. More than half of all startups fail—often during the crucial early stages of development when they need to prove their viability on a limited budget. But when it comes to startup success, one country stands out: Israel. Even though it is a relatively small country with a population of just over 9 million inhabitants, Israel has one of the...

Duration:00:54:13

Ep. 917: Kevin Vallier Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/5/2020
A perfect episode for right now… Americans today don’t trust each other and their institutions as much as they once did. The collapse of social and political trust has arguably fueled our increasingly ferocious ideological conflicts and hardened partisanship. But is today’s decline in trust inevitable or avoidable? Are we caught in a downward spiral that must end in institutional decay or even civil war, or can we restore trust through our shared social institutions? Kevin Vallier offers a...

Duration:01:03:13

Ep. 916: JC de Swaan Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

11/1/2020
Since the Global Financial Crisis, a surge of interest in the use of finance as a tool to address social and economic problems suggests the potential for a generational shift in how the finance industry operates and is perceived. J. C. de Swaan seeks to channel the forces of well-intentioned finance professionals to improve finance from within and help restore its focus on serving society. Drawing from inspiring individuals in the field, de Swaan proposes a framework for pursuing a viable...

Duration:00:49:18

Ep. 915: Richard Burrage Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/29/2020
Today I bring on Richard Burrage. Richard runs a market research firm based in Vietnam. If you were ever curious how one could end up in Asia and not leave? Richard has a great story. Bio: Richard is the Managing Director of Cimigo, an independent Asian market research and consulting firm. He has a 25-year career researching, teaching and testing consumer behavior in Asia. He has counseled clients on consumer behavior, response and the bounce back through significant shocks in Asia; the...

Duration:00:47:05

Ep. 914: Sinan Aral Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/25/2020
MIT professor Sinan Aral isn’t only one of the world’s leading experts on social media—he’s also an entrepreneur and investor, giving him an unparalleled 360-degree view of the technology’s great promise as well as its outsize capacity to damage our politics, our economy, and even our personal health. Drawing on two decades of his own research and business experience, Aral goes under the hood of the biggest, most powerful social networks to tackle the critical question of just how much...

Duration:01:03:53

Ep. 913: Two Math Guys with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/22/2020
Michael reaches back to the archives to combine Nobel Prize winner and mathematician Robert Aumann and mathematician Emanuel Derman to one mega episode. The two guests: Robert Aumann Emanuel Derman

Duration:01:24:12

Ep. 912: Shannon Polson Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/18/2020
What does it take for women to succeed in a male-dominated world? At age nineteen, Shannon Huffman Polson became the youngest woman ever to climb Denali, the highest mountain in North America. She went on to reach the summits of Mt. Rainier and Mt. Kilimanjaro and spent more than a decade traveling the world. Yet it was during her experience serving as one of the Army’s first female attack helicopter pilots, and eventually leading an Apache flight platoon on deployment to...

Duration:00:50:40

Ep. 911: Eric Crittenden Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/15/2020
Eric Crittenden believes using an all-weather approach is the most effective way to prepare for a wide range of market environments, while still producing meaningful investment returns with limited downside risk. An all-weather approach is an asset allocation methodology that diversifies across geographic regions, asset classes, and investment styles. This approach helps investors navigate prolonged equity market declines, inflation, and negative real returns from bonds due to low interest...

Duration:01:00:27

Ep. 910: Robert M. Rosenberg Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/11/2020
Robert M. Rosenberg took over as CEO of Dunkin’ Donuts in 1963, 13 years after the first restaurant was founded by his father, William. In his remarkable 35-year run, he grew the company from $10 million in sales to over $2 billion, with more than 3,000 outlets. Through his tenure, Robert learned important lessons on running and scaling a family business. In Around the Corner to Around the World, Rosenberg shares his insider perspective on all the dramatic highs and lows that are part of...

Duration:01:17:22

Ep. 909: Don’t Believe the AI Hype with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/8/2020
Michael jumps into the AI investing debate and adds a famous lecture from Richard Feynman. If you ever felt the need to worship the AI fantasy -- this episode will stop you cold.

Duration:01:29:15

Ep. 908: Scott Anthony Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

10/4/2020
Leaders have experimented with open innovation programs, corporate accelerators, venture capital arms, skunkworks, and innovation contests. They’ve trekked to Silicon Valley, Shenzhen, and Tel Aviv to learn from today’s hottest, most successful tech companies. Yet most would admit they’ve failed to create truly innovative cultures. There’s a better way. And it all starts with the power of habit. In Eat, Sleep, Innovate, innovation expert Scott Anthony and his team of coauthors use...

Duration:00:52:54

Ep. 907: Trend Following and TurtleTrader with Michael Covel on Trend Following

10/1/2020
Today I present the Preface for my two books Trend Following and TurtleTrader. A great introduction and reminder for the trend following mindset. Dive in.

Duration:00:46:43

Ep. 906: Rob Chesnut Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

9/27/2020
“Show of hands―who in this group has integrity?” It’s with this direct and often uncomfortable question that Robert Chesnut, General Counsel of Airbnb, begins every presentation to new employees. Defining integrity is difficult. Once understood as “telling the truth and keeping your word,” it was about following not just the letter but the spirit of the law. But in a moment when workplaces are becoming more diverse, global, and connected, silence about integrity creates ambiguities about...

Duration:00:52:42

Ep. 905: Zuckerman, Gray and Holiday with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

9/24/2020
Michael reaches back to the archives to combine author Gregory Zuckerman, investor Wesley Gray and author Ryan Holiday to one mega episode. The players: Gregory Zuckerman Wesley Gray Ryan Holiday

Duration:02:45:59

Ep. 904: Roger Martin Interview with Michael Covel on Trend Following Radio

9/20/2020
American democratic capitalism is in danger. How can we save it? For its first two hundred years, the American economy exhibited truly impressive performance. The combination of democratically elected governments and a capitalist system worked, with ever-increasing levels of efficiency spurred by division of labor, international trade, and scientific management of companies. By the nation’s bicentennial celebration in 1976, the American economy was the envy of the world. But since then,...

Duration:00:56:11