Episode 16: The Royal Edition

royals Melbourne

Episode 16 of The Investor Exchange

Welcome listeners, the royals are in town this week and it was hard to ignore so Steph kicked us off with her admiration of the new Princess before we discuss the serious investor topics of the stock market correction – listen and enjoy.

The Sky Didn’t Fall

We dramatically titled our last episode “The Sky Is Falling” after the stock market decline that was happening.  Well here we are a week later and the Sky Didn’t Fall.
Joel goes into some detail on historical stock market declines and what they have lead to.  As we suggested last week – this latest volatility could actually be creating a great opportunity to buy. (3:10)

Our Investor Exchange Round Table Discussion Covered:

  • Multiple CBD’s for Melbourne?
    Brett discusses plans for 7 alternative CBD’s or National Employment and Innovations Clusters around Melbourne over the next 30 years.  These would be in Werribee, Sunshine, Fishermans Bend, Parkville, La Trobe University, Monash University and Dandenong. (11:25)
  • How much do guarantees Cost?
    Louis brings up the topic of guarantees and the costs associated with having that certainty, think consumer goods with extended warranties, a whole range of insurances and even the guarantee behind investments. (21:00)
  • If the Bank won’t give me a loan, who will?
    Joel discusses how 2 of the worlds biggest private equity firms have entered the Residential Mortgage Market to support 2nd tier lenders. (32:30)

You Cannot Be Serious this week:

  • Don’t disrespect the Chinese National Anthem
    Brett found the story of a 20 year old video blogger being detained for 5 days in China for greeting her audience with : “Hello, Good Evening Comrades”! (43:20)
  • YouTube crash creates Porn spike
    Joel alerted us to a Youtube service crash this week that created an increase in searches on internet porn site PornHub (44:05)
  • Get your Vladimir Putin Calendar
    Joel also found the story of the Russian President publishing a 2019 calendar of topless shots of himself (45:10)

Next Events:

The Investor Exchange partners with United Global Capital to run educational events for investors on Property Investing, Stock Market Investing and Financial Strategies.
VIEW EVENT CALENDAR

Listener Questions:

We are wanting listeners to write in or leave a voice message for us with questions, feedback or topics for discussion.  You can do this via The Investor Exchange website on the link below.

Ask a Question: https://theinvestorexchange.com.au/ask/

Join the Conversation: fb.me/theinvestorexchange

The Investor Exchange Theme Music:  “Happy Happy Game Show” by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0.

The post Episode 16: The Royal Edition appeared first on The Investor Exchange.

Listen Now

Recent stories

Age Pension and government benefits

When you retire, you may be eligible for government benefits such as the Age Pension or a concession card. The…

Read more

Super, death, and avoiding taxes

By Tony Kaye, Senior Personal Finance Writer, Vanguard Australia Having enough superannuation to enjoy a financially comfortable lifestyle in retirement…

Read more

Starting strong: Your 2021 Tech To Do list

In a year where simply keeping the doors open was a challenge for many businesses, finding the funds for tech…

Read more

Annuities

An annuity, also known as a lifetime or fixed-term pension, gives you a guaranteed income for a number of years.…

Read more

Budgeting 102: Sticking to your budget

Budgeting for a holiday or saving for a deposit? Even the best budget can unravel if the right tools are…

Read more