Is Alternative Energy Really Alternative Anymore?Mar 31, 2017
How will alternative energy, solar power investment, and utilities take what was on the fringes of science 30 years ago and turn it into the norm?
For our inaugural episode, the Morgan Stanley Ideas Podcast, hosted by Ashley Milne-Tyte, is tackling wealth management. Antoine Walker, retired NBA star, shares his personal journey, going from multimillionaire to bankrupt, and building his way back. Plus, you'll hear from sports writer Aaron Mansfield and Managing Director and Head of Morgan Stanley Global Sports & Entertainment Drew Hawkins.
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According to a 2015 study by the National Bureau of Economic Research, one in six NFL players file for bankruptcy within twelve years of leaving the league—despite earning an average of $3.2 million over their career.
Morgan Stanley’s Global Sports and Entertainment Division (GSE) has been driving efforts to change eye-opening statistics like these. Since piloting its financial literacy program in February of 2015, GSE has conducted more than 60 tailored sessions for pro teams, universities and other marquee sports organizations. The program has now reached over 6,000 individuals of all levels, from first year collegiate players through veteran pro athletes, teaching athletes and entertainment professionals the powerful message of building a sound financial plan alongside a successful career.
For further information, visit Morgan Stanley’s Global Sports & Entertainment Division.
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Is Alternative Energy Really Alternative Anymore?
We travel to Arizona to see how alternative energy, solar power investment, and utilities are taking what was on the fringes of science 30 years ago and turning it into the norm.
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Antoine Walker will be working with Morgan Stanley and will serve as a consultant for the Global Sports and Entertainment Division. He will assist GSE in helping to provide insight to clients and Financial Advisors based on his first-hand experience with the financial opportunities and challenges encountered by professional athletes. He may also act on behalf of Morgan Stanley and the GSE to promote Morgan Stanley and the GSE to others.
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