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26. How to avoid being eaten by a lion w/ Meir Statman

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The stock market can be an emotional place, and often investing decisions are made based on emotion, and sub-conscious thought, or cognitive bias, with returns not always ending well! Recognising and understanding how you think when you invest, and how to avoid emotional traps, is vitally important for long-term success. This episode we talk with Meir Statman – an expert …

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25. A Strategy to Beat Buffett: Tobias Carlisle on Deep Value Investing

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Tobias Carlisle has taken an interesting path to get where he is today. Starting his career as a lawyer in Queensland, Tobias is now a world-renowned value investor based in California. He has achieved a lot of recognition in the value investing community for his books Quantitative Value (2012), Deep Value (2014) and Concentrated Investing (2016). We spoke to him …

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24. 6 Steps to Finding a Great Stock

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In the book Shopping for Shares, Tracey Edwards presents the 6 steps she uses to find companies to invest in. In this episode, we break down this 6 step checklist, define the key terms and explain what she’s looking for. While we don’t necessary agree with her whole approach, it is important to consider how different investors approach finding investable companies. …

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23. Finding Success in a Falling Market: Michael Dee pt. 2

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In the second part of our interview with Michael Dee we discuss his experience during the 2008 Global Financial Crisis. As most investors fled from equity markets, Michael was gathering investors to start his own fund. In this interview we discuss what he saw that led him to predict a market crash, and what he learnt from that experience. Before …

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22. Solving the Investor’s Dilemma with Michael Dee pt. 1

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Michael Dee sees markets differently to a lot of other investors. In 2008 while the global banking system was collapsing and investors panicked, Michael quit his job at the Queensland Investment Corporation to start his own fund. In the 10 years since Michael has established a unique way of timing the market by using volatility as a indicator for market …

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21. Making cents of Acorns with Australian CEO George Lucas

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Trying to save without sacrificing your current lifestyle is often one of the biggest hurdles you will probably have to overcome in order to hit your savings goals. However George Lucas, CEO of Acorns Australia, believes that his company’s micro-investing app Acorns is the perfect tool that not only helps you save without feeling the pinch but also helps to …

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19. From Football to Funds Management: Ted Richards on his Investing Journey

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For most AFL fans, Ted Richards is a household name. After being drafted to the Essendon Football Club and then being traded to the Sydney Swans, Ted enjoyed an unbelievable career that included a spot in the 2012 All-Australian team, playing in 3 grand finals and winning a premiership in 2012. While he was playing, Ted also finished a Masters …

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18. Why I’m Disgusted With Warren Buffett – Alan Kohler

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For Australians, there is probably no name or face more synonymous with investing and financial journalism than Alan Kohler. A long history of financial journalism has culminated in Alan doing the financial section of the 7 o’clock ABC news, and being known for his weekend overviews. In my house growing up, the 7 o’clock news was always watched, and Alan …

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15. Everything you need to know to buy your first share! | Listener Mailbag

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It’s time to answer all your questions! Over the past few months we’ve had a number of listeners write in asking questions such as “How do I buy a stock?”, “What should I look for in a brokerage platform?”. We answer these plus many more. By the end of this episode you’ll know everything you need to get started! In this …

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14. Expert Investor: Daniel Want – A self-taught investor in a complex world

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Daniel Want is a very interesting investor. As a university student he grew dissatisfied with his economics lecturers so he decided to drop out and learn it himself. He is now an expert in complex systems and his research is sought after by investors around the world. He is also the co-founder and Chief Investment Officer of Prerequisite Capital Management. …

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13. Equity Mates Tech-Tacular!

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For lucky number 13 we’ve put together something special. Technology is the fascination of investors and non-investors alike these days. The biggest companies in the world are technology companies and the rate of progress technology is enabling is unprecedented in human history. In this episode you will learn: What are some of the current technology trends and how you can …

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12. Expert Investor: Michael Glennon – The Art of Small Cap Investing

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From selling tiles to being a multi-million dollar fund manager – we bring you Michael Glennon. We’re really excited to bring you this weeks episode – our latest interview with an expert investor. For this interview Bryce sat down with Michael Glennon, the founder of Glennon Capital. Michael has over 15 years experience as a portfolio manager and is an …

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10. Expert Investor: Sarah Riegelhuth – Get Rich Slow

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“The Longer you leave starting, the harder it is to catch up” Episode 10! We’ve hit double digits, what an exciting time. This episode is a special one. We talk with CEO of Wealth Enhancers Sarah Riegelhuth. Sarah is a serial entrepreneur and investor in startups, having founded 8 companies alongside her husband, Finn Kelly. Following several successful exits, she …

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8. Expert Investor: Paul Bennetts, CEO of Spaceship

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Episode 8 is a cracker! We bring you our second Expert Investor interview, with the visionary Paul Bennetts – CEO of Spaceship. We discuss tech investing, and how you can invest your superannuation in line with where the world is going, not where it has been. Thinking about how your superannuation is invested now can have significant benefits for you …

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7. How do I find a good company?

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Knowing how to find a company to invest in, or finding information on specific companies, can be hard and overwhelming. In Episode 7 we look at all the resources available to you so you can find opportunities to invest and to help you make investing decisions. In this episode you will learn: Tesla vs Ford – changing of the guard …

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6. Expert Investor: Andrew Brown – Part 2

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Part 2 of our interview series Andrew Brown. If you haven’t listened to Part 1, we strongly suggest you do so before listening to Part 2. Brief of Part 1 below. The brilliant and entertaining Andrew Brown, Executive Director East 72 Holdings Limited, is the first guest in our interview series. Andrew has over 35 years investing experience, that has …

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5. Expert Investor: Andrew Brown – Part 1

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The brilliant and entertaining Andrew Brown, Executive Director East 72 Holdings Limited, is the first guest in our interview series. Andrew has over 35 years investing experience, that has taken him all over the world. He is passionate about stocks and passing on his knowledge to those who want to learn – us! We cover a broad range of questions, …

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4. How To Buy Shares

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The number one question on everyone’s lips – how do I actually buy shares? There’s no point in us harping on about companies and exchange traded funds (ETFs) and indexes if you don’t know how to actually buy them! In Episode 4 we answer the question “How do I buy shares?” In this episode you will learn: That it is really easy …

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3. Let’s Pick a Winner!

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It’s time to put our hypothetical money where our mouth is. This week we bring you a brand new segment, that puts into practice some of the strategies we’ve been learning. Equity Mates also attended an investment talk at Clime Capital, and we debrief the most important pieces of information, for you! In this episode you will learn: Stocks and …

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2. Investing 101

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Intro…   In this episode you will learn:   Stocks and resources mentioned: The journey continues! This episode we bring you two new segments that form the backbone of our show – News and Basics 101. News – It’s important that you begin to understand the links between what happens in our world and how that can impact your investing …

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1. The Journey Begins

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Welcome! We’re so happy that you’ve decided to come on the journey with us, as we talk all things investing. Equity Mates has been in the making for a while now, so this is a very exciting moment for us.

In this episode you will learn:

– Who Bryce and Alec are!
– What this podcast series is going to be about, and what you can expect to get out of it
– The basics of Value Investing