Blackstone & BlackRock / What’s the Difference?

What’s up, everyone? Today, we’re discussing the difference between Blackstone and BlackRock! Check out our youtube video! Looking at some quick stats, we see that Blackstone makes more money than BlackRock with less AUM. How can that be? The companies are run by 2 different CEOs: Steve Schwartzman and Larry Fink. They’re 2 different men … More Blackstone & BlackRock / What’s the Difference?

Capital Calls & Distributions: The Flow of Money

What’s up, everyone! Hope you’re having a great weekend! Today we’ll be discussing the flow of money… When money comes in from investors, where does it go? This may seem like a dumb question, but the answer isn’t so obvious… Flow of Money Let’s say investor A puts in $10 million and investor B puts … More Capital Calls & Distributions: The Flow of Money

The REAL Reason Why Melvin Capital is Shutting Down

What’s up, everyone? Let’s talk about the real reason why Melvin Capital is shutting down! Check out my YouTube video! Background Melvin Capital is a fund that started in 2014. The fund manager of Melvin, Gabe Plotkin, has a fairly good track record. Excluding 2021 and 2022, he has averaged about 30% ROI. In 2021, … More The REAL Reason Why Melvin Capital is Shutting Down