Expert Investor: David Halpert – Opportunities in Indonesia & India

HOSTS Alec Renehan & Bryce Leske|14 May, 2021

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  • Alec Renehan

    Alec developed an interest in investing after realising he was spending all that he was earning. Investing became his form of 'forced saving'. While his first investment, Slater and Gordon (SGH), was a resounding failure, he learnt a lot from that experience. He hopes to share those lessons amongst others through the podcast and help people realise that if he can make money investing, anyone can.
  • Bryce Leske

    Bryce has had an interest in the stock market since his parents encouraged him to save 50c a fortnight from the age of 5. Once he had saved $500 he bought his first stock - BKI - a Listed Investment Company (LIC), and since then hasn't stopped. He hopes that Equity Mates can help make investing understandable and accessible. He loves the Essendon Football Club, and lives in Sydney.

This episode, Bryce and Alec sit down with David Halpert. He’s been active in capital markets for 30 years, and founded Prince Street Capital in 2001 and is the CIO and Portfolio Manager of the firm. In this chat, we talk about not only David’s personal story with investing, but his thoughts on ‘Digital Decolonisation,’ the way big technology companies have been able to ‘colonise’ the world has been through their incredible network effects (connecting the world on one platform). David unpacks two case studies with Bryce and Alec – Indonesia and India – and he poses answers to their question, just how are local companies breaking these global network effects?

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