US jobs, Financialised commodities, La belle France?, Growth Haven, the Budget

May 6th, 2017 Weekly Overview

Investing in Australia is not delivering great returns in the past year, or the past 10 years. Alan explains why and looks at what options we have if we don’t invest in Oz.

Treasurer Scott Morrison elaborates on the division of good and bad debt. And Alan reflects on a milestone birthday.

Fund management isn’t rocket science, it’s just hard work

April 11th, 2017 Fund Managers

When the resources sector fell to 1 times book in early 2016 it took fortitude to keep buying as the stock prices kept coming down. That conviction paid off for Dougal Maple-Brown and his Australian Share fund when the sector started rising in the second half of the year.

Dougal says what they do isn’t a rare skill, but what sets Maple-Brown Abbott apart having the strength to keep emotion out of the equation and stick to your process.

Cobalt demand will peak in 2020 and Australia’s Clean TeQ will be ready with supply

April 3rd, 2017 The C-Suite

Cobalt needs lithium and lithium needs cobalt, which makes the potential for a lithium battery boom so exciting for those investors eyeing mineral stocks. And for cobalt suppliers like Clean TeQ.

Talking Finance

February 23rd, 2017 Talking Finance

This week, it’s a resource-themed Talking Finance.

Alan’s digging deep on developments in the sector with some of the big names in the industry and he’ll introduce you to some companies and resources that may have a (half) life.

Annette Beacher

February 9th, 2017 Uncategorized

Alan Kohler: Annette, you had a nice line this week saying that the RBA cut to one and a half percent but nobody told the Australian dollar. And in fact, it’s gone back above seventy-seven. What is going on? Annette Beacher: Well, I guess we have to take a little bit of a step back. … Continue reading “Annette Beacher”

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May 29th, 2017 : ASX200/WORLD INDEX RATIO HITS 16-YR LOW

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May 29th, 2017 : Etherium Miracle Surges 10,000%

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