An interesting article caught my eye today. The outgoing Chairman of ASIC, Greg Medcraft, gave an interview to the AFR to discuss his six and a half years as chariman. Along with some interesting discussions on banking profitability and a willingness to go after banks in interest rate rigging cases, the major thing that caught […]
2017 was a big year for me outside the markets. I experienced some personal struggles and some family struggles that really put a lot of things in perspective. I moved house too – an expensive situation – which negatively affected my ability to reach some of my financial goals in 2017. Even though it wasn’t […]
Today, I wanted to let you guys know about another slightly more active strategy I use in my investing. Its known as LIC Discount investing (or, for the international readers, CEF Discount Investing), and it has long been a favourite strategy of some fantastic investors with enviable long term track records. The good news is […]
Deloitte/ Access Economics released their ASX Australian Investor Study this week, and it is absolutely full of interesting stats and ideas. The study aims to shed some light on investor behaviour, rather than determine if that they are doing is right or not. Lets dive in! The Top 10 Findings: The top 10 findings make […]
Today’s post is a bit wonky, but it’s also something near and dear to my heart. Today, I want to introduce you to (or reacquaint you with) a somewhat unconvential economist named Hyman Minsky. Minsky was a post-Keynsian whose research focused on understanding and explaining financial crises. Minsky’s theories were considered fringe ideas and largely […]
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An interesting article caught my eye today. The outgoing...
2017 was a big year for me outside the markets. I...