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HENRY CHONG is our special guest speaker on this episode. Henry is Director of Fusang Capital, a fund management company that manages the assets of multi-family offices. He is also a Director at the Portcullis Group, Asia’s biggest independent group of trust companies, providing comprehensive wealth administration to high-net-worth individuals, providing a one-stop shop for corporate, trustee, and fund administration services to individuals, family offices, philanthropies, private banks, and investment managers. Henry is a graduate of Oxford University with a B.A. (Hons) in Philosophy Politics & Economics and is a founder of the Oxford Economics Society. He also holds a M.Sc. in Behavioral Science from the London School of Economics and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSC). He will be sharing with us from his deep insights in behavioral economics, finance, health, and psychology.
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Episode 17 Show Notes
02:29 This is what antifragility is
05:38 When does the Black Swan come into being?
09:28 What it means to grow out of chaos
14:00 Understanding Hemingway’s quote on the world breaking everyone
18:54 Is life antifragile?
24:20 The opposite of embracing chaos
28:05 Defining risk and uncertainty
33:40 The dumbbell approach to life
36:52 How to develop antifragility
39:26 How to survive the worst case scenario
47:34 This happens when you don’t take risks
50:32 Two principles you should go by in life