The Savvy Investor

The Savvy Investor explores local and international money and finance news from a range of sources, including the Australian Financial Review, the Wall Street Journal, The Economist, as well as leading commentators. Join presenter Ken Cappie-Wood for all the latest finance news and commentary.

Episode #45

In this week's episode, Ken looks at a piece by Ben Carlson on 'Some Money and Investing Stuff I've Changed My Mind About'; 'Why, despite Coronavirus, house prices continue to rise in the western world', an article in The Economist; and, 'How a Trump or Biden win will affect Australian shareholders', which is from the Aust. Financial Review.

Original broadcast date: 6 October 2020


Episode #44

Ken records this episode in Canberra at our sister station, 1RPH. He shares two articles: 'Save Like a Pessimist, Invest Like an Optimist' by Bill Gates and Morgan House; and, 'The Power of Retail Investors' from the Economist magazine.

Original broadcast date: 22 September 2020


Episode #43

This week, presenter Ken explores how to profit from global disruption - an article from the Australian Financial Review and a piece by Roger Montgomery in The Australian called, 'Welcome to the Wacky World of Wall St'. 

Original broadcast date: 8 September 2020


Episode #42

In this episode, presenter Ken explores the difference of being wealthy and being rich with Jason Zweig from the Wall Street Journal; and the implications of a USD downturn in the Australian Financial Review. All your finance news broadcast on 2RPH.

Original broadcast date: 25 August 2020


Episode #41

We meet Warren Buffett with Marc Rubinstein in Degrees of Certainty, and discuss a tech stock warning with Howard Marks from Oaktree Capital.

Original broadcast date: 11 August 2020


Episode #40

In this week's episode, we explore the investment implications of the US election with Shane Oliver from AMP, Don Stammer from The Australian, and Howard Marks from Oaktree Capital.

Original broadcast date: 14 July 2020

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Episode #39

We take a look at portfolio re-balancing in the pandemic in this episode, featuring Ben Carlson from A Wealth of Commonsense and Joanna Mather from the Australian Financial Review.

Original broadcast date: 30 June 2020

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Episode #38

This week, we look at market volatility, featuring 'A path through the storm' with William MacInnes in the Australian Financial Review and 'Bull market in gold is starting' with Patrick Poke in LiveWire Markets.

Original broadcast date: 16 June 2020

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Episode #37

 What will stop the market returning to its highs? We get the advice from Roger Montgomery in the Australian Financial Review, and we look at Chong Ser Jing's 7 timeless investing rules for stocks.

Original broadcast date: 2 June 2020

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Episode #36

In this episode, we discuss where to turn when dividends dry up with Chanticleer (Australian Financial Review) and explore Kris Walesby's 7 trends and how to play them using ETFs.

Original broadcast date: 19 May 2020

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Episode #35

What lessons should investors learn from this bear market? Joe Wiggins from Behavioural Investment lets us know. We also look at finding your balance in a topsy-turvy world with Jason Zweig (Wall Street Journal).

Original broadcast date: 5 May 2020

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