Corlex Capital's Jason Bedasse spoke with TheStreet about a wide variety of topics relating to the representations of African Americans on Wall Street and how he went from a trader to running his own hedge fund.
Among the topics, Bedasse discusses where African American investors fit into the battle between Wall Street's old guard and new guard.
See excerpts from Bedasse's interview here:
In honor of Black History Month, the conversation turned to historical figures Jason took inspiration from.
Check out the video above to hear Jason Bedasse's list and check out TheStreet all month for Black History Month content.
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