Episodes
Published 01/27/23
28-29 January 2023 Sean Aylmer and Michael Thompson go head to head on the top business stories of the week, with Fear and Greed colleague Adam Lang adjudicating. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/27/23
This is the Fear and Greed Afternoon Report - everything you need to know about what happened in the markets, economy and world of business today, in just a few minutes. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/27/23
Friday 27th January 2023 PM AA says there’s no plan to change Australia Day, and people should be more focused on voting for the Voice referendum.   Local bee farmers have a win over their kiwi counterparts over the use of the word “manuka” Warning over Optus scams four months after the company was hacked  And Elon Musk reckons Tesla is going to become the biggest company in the world Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about emergency money...
Published 01/26/23
Despite the headwinds of inflation and interest rate rises, there’s still been plenty of activity lately in the development and construction sector. Projects of all sizes are still underway, and increasingly they’re being funded by non-bank lenders. Charlie Robertson, Executive Director of leading Australian investor and alternative asset manager Centuria Bass, talks to Sean Aylmer about the health of the sector and the role of private lenders. Support the show:...
Published 01/26/23
 Inflation in Australia hits a 33 year high.  Also today: The Murdochs dump a $40 billion merger plan for News Corp Sales of newly built homes fall sharply And this Australia Day, many employees will be in the office working  Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about emergency money - how much you need to have stashed away, and what to do with it. Get it from APPLE, SPOTIFY, or anywhere you listen to podcasts. Support the show:...
Published 01/25/23
CPI data this week came in much higher than expected. AMP Senior Economist Diana Mousina talks to Sean Aylmer about what it means for interest rates. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/25/23
This is the Fear and Greed Afternoon Report - everything you need to know about what happened in the markets, economy and world of business today, in just a few minutes. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/25/23
Wednesday 25th January 2023 Business confidence falls as the case for no rate hike grows.  Also today: Department store Myer has its best sales season in 20 years  Prime Minister Anthony Albanese visits Alice Springs as pressure builds over law and order issues And Elon Musk takes on King Charles III Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about emergency money - how much you need to have stashed away, and what to do with it. Get it from APPLE,...
Published 01/24/23
The housing market comes out of its summer hibernation after the public holiday this week, and it appears the downturn in prices is losing momentum. Domain’s Quarterly House Price Report - which is out today - shows an easing pace of decline in Sydney, Brisbane and Canberra, and prices stabilising in Melbourne, Adelaide and Hobart. Dr Nicola Powell, Chief of Research and Economics at Domain, talks to Sean Aylmer about the outlook for the market, and why she's more upbeat about the impact of...
Published 01/24/23
This is the Fear and Greed Afternoon Report - everything you need to know about what happened in the markets, economy and world of business today, in just a few minutes. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/24/23
Tuesday 24th January 2023 Bill Gates gives his report card on how Australia went during COVID, climate change and nuclear energy. Also today: National security and Medicare to be a focus for the government in 2023 Food prices at Coles and Woolworths surge  And more than one billion people in China catch COVID More details about Michael’s upcoming book: michaelthompson.net.au Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/23/23
Cryptocurrency and the technology underpinning it copped a hammering last year, largely due to the collapse of trading platform FTX. Zeb Rice, co-founder of King River Capital, talks to Sean about why 2023 will be the year the technology shows what it can do.This is general information only. You should seek professional advice before making investment decisions. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/23/23
This is the Fear and Greed Afternoon Report - everything you need to know about what happened in the markets, economy and world of business today, in just a few minutes. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/23/23
Monday 23 January 2023 Treasurer Jim Chalmers says the worst is over for inflation. Also today: BHP’s share price hits a record high  Housing market emerges from summer hibernation And the Royals help Netflix stage a remarkable comeback Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about knowing your risk profile when investing. Get it from APPLE, SPOTIFY, or anywhere you listen to podcasts Support the show:...
Published 01/22/23
As Australia transitions to a lower-carbon economy, companies are being warned to ensure their own transitions are done in a fair and just way. The Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) is a group of 26 super funds who manage over $1 trillion in assets, owning on average ten percent of every company on the ASX 200. Louise Davidson, CEO of ACSI, talks to Sean Aylmer about why a just transition matters to investors. Support the show:...
Published 01/22/23
This is Fear and Greed - The Week Ahead, where Sean Aylmer and Stephen Koukoulas discuss the major events, reports and releases that provide insight into the economy this week (with a look back at the events of last week too). Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/22/23
21-22 January 2023 Sean Aylmer and Michael Thompson go head to head on the top business stories of the week, with Fear and Greed colleague Adam Lang adjudicating.   Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about how to find out your risk profile, and why you should do it BEFORE you start investing. Find it on APPLE, SPOTIFY, or anywhere you listen to podcasts Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener...
Published 01/20/23
Friday 20 January 2023 Australia’s unemployment rate stays around a 50 year low. The local share market surges as US investors fear a recession. And Microsoft becomes the latest tech company to shed thousands of jobs. Australia’s unemployment rate stays around a 50 year low.  Also today: The local share market surges as US investors fear a recession.  New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces her shock resignation And Microsoft becomes the latest tech company to shed thousands...
Published 01/19/23
Thursday 19 January 2023  BHP’s boss says mining companies need to be much more innovative.  Also today: The holiday season might be ending, but we’ve got the list of most popular overseas tourist destinations for 2023 Redbubble shares tumble with the online marketplace set to slash jobs And Woolworths named the top brand in the country, while Optus loses ground thanks to last year’s cyber attack Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about...
Published 01/18/23
Wednesday 18 January 2023 Consumer sentiment picks up in Australia, but it’s still very, very weak. Also today: JB Hi Fi records a cracking final six months of 2022.  The competition watchdog warns of $50m fines for gas companies breaching price caps And the Chinese economy records its second slowest pace of growth in 50 years. Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about knowing your risk profile when investing. Get it from APPLE, SPOTIFY, or...
Published 01/17/23
Tuesday 17 January 2023 The ASX surges on the back of good global economic news.  Also today: One of the country’s large retailers reports a boom Christmas Virgin considers listing on the ASX again And why Telstra and Wesfarmers want to sell bonds direct to retail investors Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/16/23
Monday 16 January 2023 The local share market has had a good start to the year. But can it continue? Also today: Good news for Aussie exports, with another sign Beijing might relax rules Chinese tech stocks surge as Wall Street tech stocks slump And why service station yields have jumped over the last year Plus don’t miss the latest episode of How Do They Afford That? This week, it’s all about paying your home loan as interest rates rise. Subscribe: APPLE, SPOTIFY, or anywhere you...
Published 01/15/23
In just five minutes, Sean Aylmer and Michael Thompson talk to demographer Mark McCrindle about how business is changing: from the great office revival, to the changing role of leaders at work. New episodes every day, and regular business news from January 16. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/13/23
In just five minutes, Sean Aylmer and Michael Thompson look at what investors might see from large cap companies in 2023, with special guest Matthew Kidman from Centennial Asset Management.New episodes every day, and regular business news from January 16.This podcast contains general information only - you should seek professional advice before making investment decisions. Support the show: https://fearandgreed.com.au/all-episodes See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 01/12/23