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What'd You Miss This Week
32 mins | May 13, 2020

What'd You Miss This Week: The unlikely winner of the streaming wars

The market reaction after the UK election and how Curiositystream is beating ESPN+ and HBO Now. On "What’d You Miss This Week," Win Thin, the global head of currency strategy at Brown Brothers Harriman, joined to discuss the pound erasing its post-election rally once the threat of a no-deal Brexit was put back on the table. Curiositystream CEO Clint Stinchcomb talked about how the science and nature-focused streaming service he runs is beating the likes of ESPN+ and HBO Now in subscribers and the future of the streaming wars. Deutsche Bank Chief Economist Torsten Slok discussed life after Mark Carney at the Bank of England. Then Daniel Yanisse, the CEO of Checkr, a background check company that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to make hiring more inclusive and efficient, sat down to talk about his goal of helping people criminal records get back to work.

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