We sit down with Daniel Want, a investor that dropped out of uni and taught himself how to invest. Now an expert in complex systems and global macro investing, Daniel gives his advice on becoming a self-taught investor and shares some of his views on the world today. … More 14. Expert Investor: Daniel Want – A self-taught investor in a complex world
Big news for our stock of the week pick Afterpay. As a quick refresher – Afterpay is a online payments company that partners with online retailers and allows shoppers to pay purchases off in installments without incurring any interest payments. By way of an example – want to buy a $1000 jacket? With Afterpay that … More Afterpay Update: 5 Big Questions from the Recent Merger
Equity Mates Tech-Tacular! In this ep we talk all things tech – from some of the new developments we’re watching as investors to looking back on the craziness of the ‘Dot Com Boom’ and unpacking what we can learn. … More 13. Equity Mates Tech-Tacular!
This was the only way we could end our tech-tacular! After all that talk about the big tech companies and some of developments coming down the pipeline we wanted to showcase a way to get exposure to the sector. This exchange-traded fund is a great way to invest in those trends. NDQ holds a … More NDQ: NASDAQ 100 Exchange Traded Fund
Equity Mates Book Review #2 Warren Buffett’s Ground Rules – Jeremy Miller Warren Buffett with Jeremy Miller, the author of Ground Rules Michael Steinhardt, one of the great investors, once said of Warren Buffett that, “he is the greatest PR person of recent times.” If the amount of books written about him were any indication … More Equity Mates Book Review – Warren Buffett’s Ground Rules
Throughout a long and storied career, Michael Glennon has learnt a great deal about investing. In this episode the founder of Glennon Capital and expert small cap investor shares some of his wisdom with us. … More 12. Expert Investor: Michael Glennon – The Art of Small Cap Investing
Purchase date: 9/05/2017 Price: $15.10 There has been an increasing number of news stories, professional opinions and commentary coming to light over the past couple of months warning of another potential market correction (a fall in the value of the market). The timing of this correction is still uncertain, but it made us think – … More BEAR: Australian Equities Bear Hedge Fund
Equity Mates Book Review #1 Margin of Safety – Seth A. Klarman Listen to our review in Episode 11 If you are interested in value investing, Seth Klarman is a name you need to know. While Warren Buffett has become synonymous with the value investing ethos Klarman may one day be looked at in the … More Equity Mates Book Review – Margin of Safety
Episode 11 is all about Margin of Safety – a rare book, written by revered investor Seth Klarman. Alec gives three great actionable points from the book, and we discuss the differences between investing and speculating. Where do you think you fit?
As always, we talk about the latest in financial and economic news and bring you a new Stock of the Week that will help to strengthen the defensive side of your portfolio when the market turns. … More 11. Are you investing or are you speculating?
Afterpay (ASX:AFY) Purchase price: $2.55 For our fourth Stock of the Week we dive into the fintech industry, and take a chance with Afterpay (ASX: AFY). We say ‘take a chance’ because there are a lot of great things about Afterpay, but in an industry where there are some big players, like Amazon, PayPal and … More Afterpay (AFY)