Month: November 2017

The Casual Link to Opportunity

Are you too exposed to highly leveraged residential property?

Are you too exposed to highly leveraged residential property? Key article:¬†http://www.smh.com.au/business/the-economy/australia-faces-housing-hangover-twice-the-size-of-the-gfc-subprime-era-20171123-gzrwn4.html With over exposure to highly leveraged residential housing, the highest globally, Australians are both under-assessing the risks of a housing downturn and missing out on diversified growth opportunities. To discuss this issue, and investment banking opportunities.   This is not just a problem for…
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30 November 2017 3

Central bank backed digital fiat currencies and crypto-assets

Central bank backed digital fiat currencies and crypto-assets This article is worth a read: http://www.afr.com/technology/cryptocurrency-speculating-on-the-future-of-money-20171025-gz831a#ixzz4wqPatVHK   In a nutsehell: Bitcoin is a store of value Fiat currencies are not going away Central banks looking at creating digital currencies to emulate features of Bitcoin Unstable economies like Venezuala, interesting test case for crypto-assets. Few people want…
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30 November 2017 0

Bitcoin, central banks, wider application or tumble

Bitcoin, central banks, wider application or tumble Meme of the day: Bitcoin (BTC:USD) Currently exceeding US$7,000 each, but you still can’t impress your new friends by buying them a drink at a bar (yet). Bitcoin has had a phenomenal rise in 2017. Recently trading at $US7112.56 per coin. The fundamentals are uncertain but market euphoria…
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