Meet your hosts

  • 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.


  • Expert Investor: Sarah Riegelhuth - Get Rich Slow

    "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.

    28 May

  • Tips & Tricks: Saving To Invest

    Don't save to save, save to invest! In Episode 9 we break down another key lesson for all investors - saving to invest. We talk about our personal habits and some of the rules we try to stick to

    15 May

  • Basics: How Do I Find A Good Company?

    Don't save to save, save to invest! In Episode 9 we break down another key lesson for all investors - saving to invest. We talk about our personal habits and some of the rules we try to stick to.

    16 April

  • Expert Investor: Andrew Brown - Part 2

    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.

    5 April

  • Expert Investor: Paul Bennetts, CEO Of Spaceship

    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.

    30 March

  • Expert Investor: Andrew Brown - Part 1

    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.

    19 March

  • Basics: How To Buy Shares

    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!

    5 March

  • EM Chat: Let's Pick A Winner!

    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

    20 February

  • Basics: Investing 101

    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

    5 February

  • EM Chat: The Journey Begins

    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.

    23 January

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