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Tuesday, January 11, 2021

11 a.m. Pacific

Noon Mountain

1 p.m. Central

2 p.m. Eastern

Venture Capital as an asset class has exploded in popularity amongst long-term asset managers. The niche cottage industry has grown 5x in the last ten years as endowments, pensions, hedge funds, and HNWs seek exposure to more risky and more profitable corners of financial markets. Unprecedented technological advancements will continue to drive startup activity, and the backers of tomorrow's unicorns will be some of society's largest beneficiaries of the information era. In this conversation, Felix will explain why investing in startups has been so lucrative for some and what to consider when evaluating the space in today's era of lofty valuations.