In this week's Overview, Alan starts with an essay written exclusively for TCI members by Peter Guy, an old friend who Alan call's Australia’s Warren Buffett and others call the king of small cap investing. Alan has been trying to get Peter to write for and is delighted he has finally tapped something out.
February 24, 2018 Alan Kohler's Overview
Dominic Stevens is the Managing Director and CEO of the ASX which he’s been running since August, 2016. The ASX is an interesting beast - it’s a utility, pretty much a monopoly, has a wide moat and long been seen as a pretty solid income stock for Australian investors because it pays fully franked dividends. Alan Kohler spoke to Dominic to find out more.
February 23, 2018 CEO Interviews
In the twelve months to Monday of this week, the S&P500 index is up 15.02%, while Alibaba is up 80%, Google is up 29.3%, Amazon is up 71% and Apple is up 24%. By contrast, Exxon is down 5.6%, Coke is up 7.6% and General Motors is up 11%. To round out the basket, the ASX 200 is up 3.4%. Alex Pollak from Loftus Peak investigates.
February 23, 2018 Disruption - With Alex Pollak
In this week's Success Story, world class property expert Tanya Cox talks with Catherine Robson about the resilience required to ride out multiple financial crises, the challenges of balancing a portfolio of non-executive roles and her 2 best investments.
February 23, 2018 Success Stories - With Catherine Robson
Economist Stephen Koukoulas charts the week in finance with a review of this week and a preview of what’s to come. This week - labour costs; next week - business investment.
February 23, 2018 The Constant Blogs
Wellard is primarily a beef exporter. Alan Kohler spoke to Executive Director of Operations Fred Troncone to find out how the business is progressing.
February 22, 2018 CEO Interviews
Where do the financial facts lie in the coalition's war of words over immigration? In The Money Cafe, James Kirby and Alan Kohler discuss this week's round of political ructions, as well as the prospect of wages growth in the future, the RBA dragging its feet on interest only loans, the fight over SMSFs investing in property and BHP's PR battle.
February 22, 2018 The Money Cafe
In Crypto Watch this week, Saeed Sidaoui tracks what's been going on in the cryptosphere over the past week and looks at a company proposing an open network for the self- proclaimed ‘Smart Economy’.
February 21, 2018 Crypto Watch
This week in The Crypto Current, Alan Kohler spoke to Fran Strajnar, the CEO and Co-Founder of Brave New Coin about the price of Bitcoin and where it might head to.
February 21, 2018 The Crypto Current Podcast
Peter Beaven is the CFO of BHP. Alan Kohler had a chat to him following the release of BHP’s interim results on Tuesday night.
February 21, 2018 CEO Interviews
Susan Lloyd-Hurwitz is the CEO of Mirvac, the urban property company that’s got shopping centres, apartments and office blocks. They’ve got rid of all department stores out of their shopping centres; they think that department stores are finished which is quite interesting. Alan Kohler spoke to Susan to find out more.
February 21, 2018 CEO Interviews
This week in The New Criterion, Tim Boreham looks at two companies exposed somewhat to the resources sector: Zenith Group and K2Fly.
February 21, 2018 The New Criterion
ANZ has launched and priced its first Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) bond in the European wholesale debt capital markets.
February 21, 2018 Sustainability - With Rachel Alembakis