Essentia Analytics' Flynn Levy: Solving the active management paradox for good

Getting the best returns by avoiding 'bad habits'

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Clare Flynn Levy of Essentia Analytics
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Clare Flynn Levy of Essentia Analytics

Essentia Analytics' Clare Flynn Levy began her path towards becoming a successful fintech entrepreneur after spending nine years as a hedge fund manager, and leaving the industry after saying to herself: "Well, that was a waste of my life."

"I am very black and white that way - I do not want to waste my time," she told Investment Week. "But, I wanted to maximise my return on the energy I had already expended." Flynn Levy, who founded and...

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