Jacob Weiss

Junior Research Analyst

Jacob is a Junior Research Analyst at ValueChampion, focusing on credit cards and other consumer financial products. Previously, he covered hedge funds and long only products for Cambridge Associates. He holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Maryland and has passed Level 1 of the CFA exam.









HK Real Estate Trend: COVID-19 May Be Influencing Consumers to Move Away from Central Areas

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Does it Make Financial Sense For You to Buy Groceries Online?

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