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WHAT IS INVESTMENT BANKING? [Introduction & History]

WHAT IS INVESTMENT BANKING?  [Introduction & History]

Investment banking is one of the most profitable fields in the financial industry. In 2018, investment banks made over $39,000,000,000 in revenue, and that was just in the US. If investment banking sounds like a foreign language to you you’re not alone. This high-stakes industry continues to baffle even banking professionals with its complexity. Nonetheless …

How 1980s Japan Became History’s Wildest Party | Earthquake Bird | Netflix

How 1980s Japan Became History’s Wildest Party | Earthquake Bird | Netflix

– [Narrator] So besides the three leads, there’s another constant that runs through the psychological thriller “Earthquake Bird”: Japan. Specifically Japan in the late 1980s is a real presence throughout the film. Sometimes it’s awe-inspiring for the characters and sometimes it’s incredibly disorienting. Which is kind of fitting, because in the 1980s a massive bubble …

How Successful Is Pornhub?

How Successful Is Pornhub?

Some of you might be old enough to remember the days when pornography was scarce, at least in relation to now. Kids in the 80s might only see porn when discovering their father’s hidden adult magazines methodically placed somewhere between his collection of National Geographic’s and Gardener’s Weekly, out of sight at the back of …

The (Secret) City of London, Part 2: Government

The (Secret) City of London, Part 2: Government

The City of London is a unique place — it’s the city in a city (in a country in a country) that runs its government with perhaps the most complicated elections in the world involving medieval guilds, modern corporations, mandatory titles and fancy hats, all of which are connected in this horrifying org chart. Why …

Money & Debt: Crash Course World History 202

Money & Debt: Crash Course World History 202

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History and today we’re going to make it rain. We’re going to talk about money, the stuff that makes the world go ’round. I’m not very good at making it rain. MFTP: Mr. Green! Mr. Green. I’m sorry, but money doesn’t make the world go round. …