Why knowing Crypto is not an option anymore?


Mr. Raoul Pal

Former hedge fund manager who retired at 36, Raoul Pal is a co-founder & CEO of Real Vision, a financial media company offering in-depth video interviews and research publications from the world’s best investors. He has run a successful global macro hedge fund, co-managed Goldman Sachs’ hedge fund sales business in Equities and Equity Derivatives in Europe, and helped design the BBC TV program Million Dollar Traders, training participants in investment and risk management strategy. Raoul retired from managing client money and now lives in the Cayman Islands, from where he manages Real Vision and writes for The Global Macro Investor, a highly regarded original research service for hedge funds, family offices, sovereign wealth funds, and other elite investors.

Mr. Raoul Pal in Face2Face

Mr. Vivek Bajaj


Mr. Vivek Bajaj

The passion for data, analytics and technology is what makes Vivek Bajaj a financial market survivor. The journey as a market participant started in 2002 when the first trade was executed in the options contract of ITC. Life was simpler and easier during that time. Since then technology and Big data have taken over totally. As an early adapter to the complex tools, Kredent was formed to capitalise on the opportunities. He is co-founder of StockEdge and is committed to bring simplicity in the complex world of market data. He is a Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and an MBA from IIM Indore. He is a part of various committees of exchanges and regulator and he has been an active contributor in the evolution of Indian Derivatives Market.

About this Face2Face:

In this Face2Face video, our expert Mr. Raoul Pal, with his wide experience will talk about cryptocurrencies and why knowing about them in such times is necessary.  This will also include the financial sector and what people want to get into through cryptocurrencies. 


The cryptocurrency market is an alternative to the traditional banking system that is used globally. While in the traditional banking system, a central authority controls and maintains all the transactions, in a crypto-system, the transactions ledger is distributed over millions of computers. Moreover, while the traditional banking system has only a few banks, the crypto-system is much larger, having no restriction on anyone entering or exiting the system. Hence, the cryptocurrency system is more open, and where no one controls individuals or their participation in the system.


Cryptos are the new trend and everyone is curious about the same, which means that we have all sorts of information floating around. This video will provide you with clarity from an expert who has been in the field of finance for years. 


The retail investors and traders are also mentioned here, which will provide a background of cryptos and how people can benefit. This video has a plethora of information regarding cryptos and what makes it a good option for investment. 


Our learners will have a great learning experience, so make the most of it and watch this video on Why knowing Crypto is not an option anymore?