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Teeka Tiwari - How CBD Becomes a Multi-Billion Dollar Industry

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Teeka Tiwari is a former Wall Street trader turned cryptocurrency and cannabis industry expert. At age 16 he moved from London to New York City with just $150 in his pocket. Two years later he became the youngest employee at investment bank Lehman Brothers. He later went on to launch a successful hedge fund. Today he shows everyday investors how to grow their wealth safely through a range of financial newsletters.


00:00 | Trailer
01:32 Brian’s thoughts on the episode
03:02 Brian’s introduction
03:34 Teeka on returning to his country of origin
05:05 The Cannabis industry, it’s derivatives particularly CBD and its potential use for health issues
11:53 The race issue behind the war on drugs in 1930’s America
15:13 Teeka goes to Columbia after Farm Bill
19:09 Teeka sees CBD as a bigger investment opportunity19:49 Potential for future monetisation of Cannabis plant,21:05 Possibility for production of synthetic CBD
23:03 The various plant strains offering different combinations and strengths of CBD and THC
27:10 Teeka thinks this is the most exciting drug development of recent years
29:05 Link to information about the companies to invest in for CBD
29:32 Teeka urges caution when considering investment in the developing weed business
38:16 Why the information Teeka has, is not widely known
40:20 Given an early chance at Lehman Brothers when it was brutal working on Wall Street
48:15 The childhood that fuelled the flame to succeed
53:52 How it is, that after such a life, he is a well-balanced, kind, jovial person, not angry and bitter
55:43 Success secrets…
56:17 … taking action, not sitting around thinking about things
57:53 Good advice to young people trying to decide what job to do in their life
1:00:28 Aged nineteen Teeka earned the equivalent to-day of over $1,000,000 and suddenly life was good
1:02:31 From hero to zero
1:05:49 Climbing back up and diversifying
1:09:59 The current position of crypto currencies
1:14:37 Why everyone should buy into Bitcoin and in time will
1:20:02 Should people invest in stocks and shares
1:21:56 Teeka’s gratitude and the value of giving back
1:28:14 Teeka’s daily habits
1:30:27 Worst and best days of his life
1:31:44 What scares him
1:36:21 What is Teeka’s superpower
1:37:12 What keeps him awake at night
1:40:09 Phone call to the 20 years old Teeka Tiwari
1:40:55 Best advice he ever received
1:41:50 Advice to the twenty years old listening, growing up in a different world
1:43:16 Brian’s summing up.


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