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Video - Interview with Kerr Neilson

17 Sep 2018

​Platinum's Investment Specialist Julian McCormack interviews founder Kerr Neilson and asks what advice he would give to somebody looking to invest in stocks for the first time. Plus Kerr provides an update on where he sees value in today's markets.

Recent articles

  • Why Fintechs Find Gobbling-up Banks’ Customers Harder Than Nibbling at Them

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    Philip Ingram,
    User

    Philip joined Platinum in 2009 as an investment analyst. Previously, he worked for Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley in the UK, analysing the British and Irish banking sectors... More

    17 Sep 2018

    The promise of the new is always exciting, whether it is Tesla taking on the motor industry or cryptocurrencies challenging the fiat money printed by central banks.  However, an object lesson for investors in the thrill of the new is banks’ resilience to the onslaught from fintech...

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  • The Rise & Rise of Technology

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    Alex is an industry veteran and a long-time member of the Platinum team. After graduating with a degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University in Milan, Italy.. More

    27 Aug 2018

    Alessandro Barbi, co-manager of the Platinum International Technology Fund*, speaks with Gemma Dale about investment ideas in the tech space. 

  • Market Update - August 2018

    By
    Andrew Clifford,
    User

    Andrew co-founded Platinum in 1994 as the Deputy Chief Investment Officer, having worked alongside Kerr for several years at Bankers Trust and perfecting the craft of.. More

    02 Aug 2018

    Platinum’s CIO, Andrew Clifford, provides an update on global markets and how Platinum is positioned for the current investment environment.

  • Macro Overview - June 2018

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    Andrew Clifford,
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    Andrew co-founded Platinum in 1994 as the Deputy Chief Investment Officer, having worked alongside Kerr for several years at Bankers Trust and perfecting the craft of.. More

    12 Jul 2018

    Fears around escalating US-China trade tension, rising US interest rates, and the impact of China's financial system reforms continued to weigh heavily on investors’ minds, leading to increased risk aversion and resulting in significant price dispersion across different parts of...

  • Market Update - 22 June 2018

    By
    Andrew Clifford,
    User

    Andrew co-founded Platinum in 1994 as the Deputy Chief Investment Officer, having worked alongside Kerr for several years at Bankers Trust and perfecting the craft of.. More

    22 Jun 2018

    Beset by fears of trade wars and more, the stock market spring is again coiling. The opportunities are not unlike what we saw 2-3 years ago, which positioned us for the outstanding performance of 2017-early 2018.

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