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About Kevin

Kevin is a research analyst at a macro research firm and a private fund manager since 2012. He holds a Master of Management in Finance degree from McGill University and has passed all levels of CFA and FRM exam. Kevin is an avid traveler and photographer, with a record of 33 countries visited in 2019. He is a freelance contributor at Getty Image and is running two website in his spare time, journeyman.live and putamencapital.com

Western Canada Trip D2: Whitehorse

Day 2 This morning I woke up feeling relaxed, knowing that I have nothing scheduled until 13.15. I woke up at 7.15, then checked my emails and news to have an update on the (financial) market. A cultivated habit my … Continue reading

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Western Canada Trip D1: Montreal to Whitehorse

Day 1 I woke up with a sense of panic. I quickly grabbed the alarm clock beside my bed that was supposed to ring forty five minutes ago and looked at the time. It was 5.05am, which mean that I … Continue reading

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A Reflection on Life’s Trouble

A lot of times in my life, when I think I have many problems, I ask myself, “do I have more trouble compared to other people in this life?” This is a very selfish question, for it mean that I … Continue reading

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Omega Seamaster 1957: A Watch that Seamaster 300 Should Have Been

It has been over one year since my last review of Rolex Datejust I, and three years since my review of Omega Seamaster 300, the watch that has striking resemblance with this Seamaster 1957 version. As someone who has a … Continue reading

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Now That I Passed the Whole CFA Program: Is it Worth the Effort?

If you are working in finance and have friends/colleague who did CFA level 3 exam last June, there is a good chance that you have seen them posting their exam result today, usually stating that they passed the whole CFA … Continue reading

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