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Shared Lunch

By Sharesies
A conversation with experts, CEOs, and you. Each week we alternate between an interview with a company leader and an industry deep dive. Sit down for lunch and walk away with a fresh take on the share market, companies you can invest in, and the future of business.

Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.

Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.
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The Kiwi Dollar, down not out, with Kiwibank Chief Economist Jarrod Kerr
The kiwi dollar, like its namesake, has struggled to get off the ground recently. Kiwibank’s Chief Economist Jarrod Kerr looks at what’s causing our weak currency, what it means for importers, exporters and investors, and whether it’s likely to ever get its wings back. Shared Lunch is a conversation with experts, CEOs, and you. Each week we alternate between an interview with a company leader and an industry deep dive. Episodes are hosted by BusinessDesk journalists including Frances Cook & Dan Brunskill. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
30:25
September 29, 2022
Quick Bite: What will Rod Duke do to keep Briscoes on top?
From our episode with Briscoe Group MD Rod Duke as he talks about the ups and downs of retailing in 'interesting' times.  Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on crowdcast.io/sharesies. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
04:54
September 26, 2022
Briscoe Group MD Rod Duke on the retail battle
There’s no denying Briscoes knows its brand. Its advertising jingle is an earworm and ‘the Briscoes lady’ has probably graced more kiwi screens and for longer than any other public figure. But did you know that the Briscoe Group owns mega-brands Living & Giving and Rebel Sport, too? Join MD Rod Duke as he talks about the ups and downs of retailing in 'interesting' times and his own path to the top of the trade. If you can’t make it to the live webinar, no worries—you can access the webinar recording using the same Crowdcast link once the webinar ends. You can also find past Shared Lunch episodes on YouTube or from your favourite podcast providers. Shared Lunch is a conversation with experts, CEOs, and you. Each week we alternate between an interview with a company leader and an industry deep dive. Episodes are hosted by BusinessDesk journalists including Frances Cook and Dan Brunskill. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
38:18
September 22, 2022
Quick Bite: What is the Māori economy and what values drive Māori business?
From our episode on Te Ao Maori Te Ao Māori values & Investing with Tipene Kapa-Kingi (Te Aupōuri, Ngāti Kahu ki Whaingaroa, Waikato, Te Whānau a Apanui), an investment associate with New Zealand Trade & Enterprise.  Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on crowdcast.io/sharesies. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
04:25
September 19, 2022
Te Ao Māori values & Investing with Tipene Kapa-Kingi
In honour of Te Wiki o te Reo Māori we take a look at the Māori economy and how investors can approach their portfolios with a Māori world view. Our guide is Tipene Kapa-Kingi(Te Aupōuri, Ngāti Kahu ki Whaingaroa, Waikato, Te Whānau a Apanui), an investment associate with New Zealand Trade & Enterprise.    Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk   Shared Lunch is a conversation with experts, CEOs, and you. Each week we alternate between an interview with a company leader and an industry deep dive. Episodes are hosted by BusinessDesk journalists including Frances Cook and Dan Brunskill.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.   Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
35:15
September 15, 2022
Quick Bite: NZ Windfarms CEO Warren Koia on energy use by 2050
How will NZ's energy use increase between now and 2050? Warren Koia (CEO) and Craig STOBO (Chair) of NZ Windfarms spoke to Dan Brunskill on their perspective. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on crowdcast.io/sharesies. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
01:45
September 12, 2022
NZ Windfarms CEO Warren Koia and Chair Craig Stobo on a renewable future
The wind mostly gets a bad rap. But not at NZ Windfarms—they're big fans. Ninety-two big fans, in fact, that produce enough electricity to power 16k homes. Dan Brunskill talks to CEO Warren Koia and Chair Craig Stobo to hear more about NZ Windfarms 'powerful' role in combating climate change and its plans for the future. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on crowdcast.io/sharesies. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.  Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest.  Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.   Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
43:27
September 08, 2022
Quick Bite: Tony Alexander sums up the NZ property market in 60 seconds
Independent Economist Tony Alexander shares his key takeaway from our episode 'Is Property Hot' in 60 seconds.  Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on crowdcast.io/sharesies. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
01:20
September 05, 2022
Is Property Hot? Tony Alexander on the future of the sector
Are you worried or relieved by the fall in property prices? Shares v property, rising interest rates and the future of the sector that Kiwis love (and hate)—find out about all this and more when we chat to independent economist Tony Alexander.   Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.   Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
46:01
September 01, 2022
Quick Bite: Spark CEO Jolie Hodson on growth opportunities and problem areas for the telco market
In a clip from our recent episode with Jolie Hodson CEO of Spark, Frances asked about recent analysis from Venture Insights, which said a slow economy, inflation, and reduced immigration were problems for the telco market, but new technologies like 5G, progressing rollout of UFB, and increasing adoption of fixed wireless were growth opportunities. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on crowdcast.io/sharesies. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
05:48
August 29, 2022
Spark CEO Jolie Hodson on strong results & telco growth
Spark CEO Jolie Hodson joins Frances Cook to talk Spark's full year results alongside growth opportunities and problem areas for telcos, dividends, cyber security and we answer the question, what sort of phone does the CEO of Aotearoa's largest telco have?   Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on crowdcast.io/sharesies. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.  Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest.  Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.   Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
39:52
August 25, 2022
The Streaming Wars: what will Netflix do next?
Intense competition, subscription fatigue and increasingly budget conscious consumers have put pressure on some of the biggest names in content streaming.    Milford Asset Management portfolio manager Felix Fok takes a closer look at the sector and what it takes to win when viewer eyes are the prize.  Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.   Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast.  If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
38:48
August 18, 2022
TradeWindow CFO Andrew Balgarnie on improving global trade
Who hasn’t got a painful supply chain story to tell? Covid, a war and global skills shortages have played havoc. Surely there’s a better way? We talk to a young listed company that’s out to digitise what’s often still a trail of spreadsheets, email and paper. Andrew Balgarnie, Chief Revenue Officer, at export and import software company TradeWindow chats to BusinessDesk about how it’s driving a change to improve global trade. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
38:59
August 11, 2022
US Quarterly Earnings - what can investors learn?
It's quarterly earnings season in the US, when some of the world's best-known companies show us their report card. With record inflation, interest rates rising and—depending on who you ask—a recession on the cards, these updates are more important than ever. This week on Shared Lunch, Pattrick Smellie (managing editor at BusinessDesk) chats to Nicholas Bagnall, Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Te Ahumairangi Fund about what investors are looking for and some of the greatest hits—and misses—so far. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
45:11
August 04, 2022
The State of Travel & Tourism
This week we look at how travel and tourism are faring in 2022. Are both sectors dealing well with spiking demand? What are the future challenges and headwinds? What does it mean to reset and focus on high value visitors? Dan Brunskill (markets reporter at BusinessDesk) and independent economist Benje Patterson will try to unpick what's happening right now and where it may all end up.      Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.   Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.   Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:24
July 21, 2022
Cannasouth CEO Mark Lucas on their latest medicinal cannabis contract
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) talks to Cannasouth Limited CEO Mark Lucas about the company's journey in the medicinal cannabis sector, their just announced new customer and navigating government regulations..   Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
40:40
July 14, 2022
Construction Industry 101
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Infometrics Chief Forecaster Gareth Kiernan for a Construction Industry 101. Gareth and Frances talk about the current climate, what pressures are on the sectors, the possible risk of more companies shutting down and if it's a good time to buy a house.   Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.   Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
43:48
July 07, 2022
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare CFO Lyndal York on being ready for Covid and improving patient outcomes
Dan Brunskill (Markets Reporter at BusinessDesk) sits down with Lyndal to chat about how the company saw the pandemic coming early 2020, how they've navigated the last two years and why it's important to always build in the capacity to ramp up production.     Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.   Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
42:49
June 30, 2022
Bear Markets 101
Dan Brunskill (Markets Reporter at BusinessDesk) sits down with Greg Fleming from Salt Funds Management to talk about bear markets. They discuss what constitutes a bear market,  why this one is unique, the possible opportunities and what it all means for the investor.     Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast.  If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.   Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:26
June 23, 2022
Meridian Energy CFO Mike Roan on Meridian's present and future, Tiwai Point and hydrogen.
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Mike Roan the CFO of Meridian Energy to chat about electricity regulation, the future of the Tiwai Point contract, hydrogen and what it all means for investors.. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:54
June 16, 2022
Shared Lunch: Supermarkets 101
Dan Brunskill (markets reporter at BusinessDesk) talks to Will Curtayne, portfolio manager at Milford Asset Management about the supermarket sector. Will breaks down how the supermarkets work, the recent Commerce Commission report and the Government's proposed regulatory shakeup. He also explains why butter is $10 plus on the shelves!  Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:44
June 09, 2022
Channel Infrastructure CEO Naomi James on Marsden Point's transition from oil refining to oil importing
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Channel Infrastructure CEO Naomi James to chat about shutting down the Marsden Oil Point refinery, the effects of that decision on their workforce and the move to a renewable future. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
40:53
June 02, 2022
Shared Lunch: State of the Economy
Dan Brunskill (markets reporter at BusinessDesk) sits down with senior economist Miles Workman from ANZ to take a good hard look at the economy. We cover the recent OCR hike by the New Zealand reserve bank, the volatility that inflation is causing and what it means for the investor.   Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates twice a week.    Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:56
May 26, 2022
Port of Tauranga CEO Leonard Sampson on being a port in the storm of Covid.
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Port of Tauranga CEO Leonard Sampson to chat about the port's last two years as well as current projects around automation and berth extension. They also discuss the port's strategy and the highlights and challenges for the next 12 months.     Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates two times a week.  Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
43:40
May 19, 2022
Renewable Energy 101
This week, Dr Mark Diesendorf from UNSW Sydney is our guest. Mark will discuss the ins and outs of the sector with special focus on Australia and NZ and our growing renewable energy industry.   Shared Lunch is a conversation with experts, CEOs, and you. Each week we alternate between an interview with a company leader and an industry deep dive. Episodes are hosted by BusinessDesk journalists including Frances Cook and Dan Brunskill.    Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk   Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.   Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:08
May 12, 2022
Auckland International Airport CEO Carrie Hurihanganui on flight in the time of covid
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with [Auckland International Airport CEO Carrie Hurihanganui to chat about the airports plans to rise from the pandemic .    Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast.   Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
41:57
May 05, 2022
Artificial Intelligence 101
This week, Dan Brunskill (Markets Reporter at BusinessDesk) sits down with Dr Mahsa Mohaghegh from the Auckland University of Technology. Prepare for a deep dive into the A.I. sector, including the different types of A.I. , what fuels the industry, who the big players are and what challenges the sector is facing. Dr Mohaghegh will also discuss impacts of the technology: ethical considerations and gender diversity in the field. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
39:10
April 28, 2022
Radius Care CEO Andrew Peskett on the aged care sector and how Radius is planning for the future
This week, Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Radius Care CEO Andrew Peskett to chat about everything to do with the rest home and aged care health provider. They talk about Radius' business model, the ins and outs of the aged care sector and what's next for the company. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:19
April 21, 2022
Rights offers explained with Philip Ascroft, senior associate Chapman Tripp
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Philip Ascroft from Chapman Tripp to cover your burning questions about rights offers and capital raises.    Philip has worked on just about every major ECM (Equity Capital Markets) offer in NZ over the past few years and he's well placed to give a plain-English explainer on rights issues.  Why do companies do rights offers? What does 'renounceable' mean? What's a TERP when it's at home?  Philip will answer all this and more.  Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.     We have a special offer for Sharesies investors from BusinessDesk. If you use the promo code SharedLunch100, you’ll get $100 off an annual subscription to BusinessDesk (usually $249 incl. GST). The offer only applies to new BusinessDesk subscribers, can only be used once per subscriber, and can’t be used with any other discounts.   Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast.   Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
42:19
April 14, 2022
Special Interview: Air New Zealand CEO Greg Foran on the capital raise
Join us for an interview with Air New Zealand CEO Greg Foran where he takes us through why the company is undertaking this $2.2 billion capital raise and its plans for the future.   We also put to Greg some of the most common questions that Sharesies investors are asking.   Air New Zealand rights offer: a rundown Investing involves risk, you aren’t guaranteed to make money and you might lose the money you started with. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time. If you're looking for help with your investment choices, we recommend talking to a licensed financial advice provider.  We won’t be providing any personalised advice as part of this webinar.   Sharesies will be paid a fee from Air New Zealand for distributing the offer to Sharesies investors.
27:25
April 08, 2022
Rakon Limited CEO Sinan Altug on Rakon's "who's who" of tech clients
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Rakon Limited's new CEO Sinan Altug.  They'll chat about the tech company and the products it makes that can be found in everything from satellites to autonomous vehicles. Sinan will discuss Rakon's business model and their growth strategy.  He'll also chat about his recent appointment to the CEO role and where he wants to take the company.    Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast.   Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.   Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
42:57
April 07, 2022
Assigning value in an intangible world | a metaverse deep dive
Dan Brunskill (Markets reporter at BusinessDesk) sits down with Greg Cross from Soul Machines to peer deep into the metaverse. Since Mark Zuckerberg pivoted his company and brought the concept into the mainstream, everyone's wanted to know more. What even is it? What infrastructure will it need? Who's building it? Is it a pipe dream? Dan and Greg will discuss all this and more.      Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast.   Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.  Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
46:33
April 01, 2022
Winton Land Limited CEO Chris Meehan on why a property developer would list on the share market, the 15 minute lifestyle and the ups and downs of the RMA.
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Winton Land Limited CEO Chris Meehan to chat about their reasons for listing on the NZX and ASX. They also talk about how Winton's navigated industry disruption, where the property market is going and why everyone should live 15 minutes from everything they need.  Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
40:46
March 24, 2022
Everything you wanted to know about the New Zealand Stock Exchange | NZX deep dive
This week, Dan Brunskill (Markets Reporter at BusinessDesk) sits down with NZX Limited's CEO Mark Peterson to chat about everything you need to know about the New Zealand stock exchange: how does it work? what do investors need to know? And why is it a private company rather than a government run entity?  All that and more is answered. Shared Lunch is a conversation with experts, CEOs, and you. Each week we alternate between an interview with a company leader and an industry deep dive. Episodes are hosted by BusinessDesk journalists including Frances Cook, Rebecca Stevenson, and Victoria Young. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk We have a special offer for Sharesies investors from BusinessDesk. If you use the promo code SharedLunch100, you’ll get $100 off an annual subscription to BusinessDesk (usually $249 incl. GST). The offer only applies to new BusinessDesk subscribers, can only be used once per subscriber, and can’t be used with any other discounts. Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time. Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
41:23
March 17, 2022
Contact Energy CEO Mike Fuge on Tiwai Point, energy prices, and sustainability
Frances Cook (Investments Editor at BusinessDesk) sits down with Contact Energy CEO Mike Fuge to chat about Contact's long-term strategy and the future of sustainable energy options. Brought to you by Sharesies, with BusinessDesk.  Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Shared Lunch, flick us an email at sharedlunch@sharesies.co.nz to let us know.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the NZ, US, and Australian share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast.  Appearance on Shared Lunch is not an endorsement by Sharesies of the views of the presenters, guests, or the entities they represent. Their views are their own. Shared Lunch is not financial advice. We recommend talking to a licensed financial adviser. You should review relevant product disclosure documents before deciding to invest. Investing involves risk. You might lose the money you start with. Content is current at the time.    Shared Lunch is for a New Zealand audience.
44:05
March 10, 2022
Share market dip: what you need to know
Since the start of 2022, global markets have been experiencing a downward trend. This has got everyone talking about market volatility and “correction territory”. But what does this all mean? Why are markets reacting this way? And what does it mean for investors? Join Sharesies' co-CEO Sonya Williams, business journalist Rod Oram and Devon Funds Management Head of Retail Greg Smith as they break down and explain the factors leading to the current dip and discuss ways investors can react. Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
43:57
January 27, 2022
Bonus Episode - 2022: Setting the Scene
We’re kicking off the year with a panel discussion about the major themes and events that might affect share markets in 2022, including COVID, inflation and interest rates, and market volatility.    Sharesies financial analyst Alice Rountree hosts a conversation with: Sharesies co-CEO Leighton Roberts; Victoria Harris, Portfolio Manager at Devon Funds and Founder of The Curve, and John Berry, co-founder and CEO of Pathfinder Asset Management.   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money  Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap    Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
46:52
January 20, 2022
Air New Zealand CEO Greg Foran on COVID-19, sustainability and 2022.
This week, Alice (Sharesies' financial analyst) and Gus (Sharesies Head of Investments) host Greg Foran, the Air New Zealand CEO. Greg discusses the effects the pandemic has had on the national carrier, plans for sustainability and electric air planes and what 2022 looks like.    Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises.   Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-moneyOr, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap   Investing involves risk.  You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
44:28
December 02, 2021
The Economy in 2021 (with Mary Jo Vergara, Kiwibank economist)
This week, Alice and Shak host Mary Jo Vergara, an economist from Kiwibank. In the second to last episode of Lunch Money for 2021 Alice, Shak and Mary Jo talk about how the economy fared in a very challenging year. They discuss Covid-19, the property market, inflation, the recent OCR decision and take a peek at what's waiting around the corner in 2022.     Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises.    Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-moneyOr, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap    Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
39:13
November 25, 2021
Dairy Industry 101 (with Julia Jones, Head of Insight, NZX)
This week, Sonya and José host Julia Jones, Head of Insight at the NZX. Julia has a deep background in the dairy industry and walks us through the ins and outs of the industry. This includes the big players in the sector, how the industry is organised, key markets, challenges and opportunities (including key ethical and environmental issues).    Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises. Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
43:40
November 18, 2021
Sharesies End of Year Catch Up with Brooke, Gus and Erin.
This week Brooke Roberts (Sharesies co-founder and co-CEO), Gus Watson (Head of Investments) and Erin Moriarty (Head of Finance) discuss some of the highlights of the year for Sharesies including the recently completed capital raise; look ahead to 2022 and, of course, take your questions in an extended Q&A session. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises. Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
35:57
November 11, 2021
Greenwashing: how to know it when you see it (with John Berry, co-founder Pathfinder Asset Management)
This week, Leighton and Alice host John Berry from Pathfinder Asset management. John discusses greenwashing and how to work out if companies really mean it when they talk about sustainability. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises. Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
45:02
November 05, 2021
TradeWindow's direct-listing on the NZX with COO Andrew Balgarnie
This week, Lauren and José host Andrew Balgarnie, COO of TradeWindow. TradeWindow is an Auckland based tech startup that's looking to digitise the process of managing exports. Andrew discusses the ins and outs of the company, unpack its recent capital raise and its forthcoming listing on the NZX. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises. Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time. eg: This week, Leighton (Sharesies' co-CEO) and Alice (Sharesies' financial analyst) host Ross Taylor, the CEO of Fletcher Building Limited. Ross discusses why this year has been a rollercoaster of a year for the company and what Fletcher's future plans are. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises. Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
43:31
October 28, 2021
Genesis Energy CEO Marc England on sustainability and a zero carbon future
This week, Alice and Chris host Marc England, CEO of Genesis Energy. Marc provides an overview of Genesis and their financial performance, their work on sustainability and what the future holds for the company.  Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises.  Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies).  If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-moneyOr, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap   Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
42:06
October 21, 2021
Electric Car Industry 101 (with Mevo CEO Erik Zydervelt)
This week, Leighton and José host Erik Zydervelt from Mevo. Electric transportation seems to be everywhere at the moment with Elon Musk making the news daily and the large traditional car companies moving into the EV space in a big way. If you've ever wanted to know more about how the industry operates, who the players are and what the immediate and long term challenges are for the sector, this is your chance. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises. Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
43:03
October 14, 2021
World Investor Week 2021: Due Diligence Deep Dive
This week, Erin (Sharesies' Head of Finance) hosts a special World Investor Week panel discussion.   Erin and the panel discuss due diligence; what it is, how you do it and where to get information so you can make an informed choice about where to place your investments.   On the panel is Gillian Boyes the Investor Capability Manager for the Financial Markets Authority; Victoria Harris, founder of The Curve and Portfolio Manger at Devon Funds Management and Sharesies co-CEO Leighton Roberts. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises.   Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies).    If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money  Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap    Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
44:57
October 07, 2021
Z Energy CEO Michael Bennetts on the company's zero carbon future
This week, Leighton and Sonya host Michael Bennetts, the CEO of Z Energy. Michael discusses the company's outlook in a predominately electric future and the reasons behind changes at Marsden Point and what it means for NZ's fuel security. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises. Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
37:27
September 30, 2021
Rocket Lab CEO Peter Beck on getting to the Nasdaq and future missions.
This week, Leighton and Brooke host Peter Beck the CEO of Rocket Lab. Peter breaks down the different components that make up Rocket Lab, how they execute space launches and looks to future missions. Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises.    Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!   Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-moneyOr, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap    Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
42:45
September 23, 2021
Mary Holm on strategies to create a personal investment portfolio
This week we host author and finance commentator Mary Holm. Mary discusses ways to create an investment portfolio and answers a lot of viewer questions in an extended Q&A session. Be in the draw to win a $50 top-up to your Sharesies Wallet! Share your thoughts on Lunch Money and go in the draw to win. There are five $50 prizes to be won and you’ll be helping us make Lunch Money better. https://jess1087.typeform.com/to/KadTFWwl One entry per person. Entries are only valid on completion of the survey. Entries close at 9 AM, 1 October 2021.    Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises.    Episodes are recorded fortnightly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies). If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money. Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
40:10
September 16, 2021
How Tourism Holdings Limited is navigating the pandemic (with CEO Grant Webster)
This week, Brooke Roberts (Sharesies co-CEO) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' financial analyst) host Grant Webster, CEO of Tourism Holdings Limited. Grant discusses the challenging year for THL, opportunities for the future and learnings from the Ihumātao protest.    Lunch Money is made for you, by Shareises.    Episodes are recorded weekly. Register for upcoming episodes and submit your questions over on Crowdcast (https://www.crowdcast.io/sharesies).  If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!  Subscribe to the Lunch Money email newsletter for bite-sized market updates three times a week: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money  Or, if you’re looking for a daily recap of the events shaping the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets, tune in to our Recap podcast: https://www.sharesies.nz/recap    Investing involves risk. You aren’t guaranteed to make money, and you might lose the money you start with. We don’t provide personalised advice or recommendations—for specific advice, speak to a licensed financial advice provider. Any information we provide is general only and current at the time.
41:20
September 14, 2021
Ross Taylor, CEO of Fletcher Building on riding the supply shortage and carbon neutral building.
This week on Lunch Money, Leighton Roberts (Sharesies' co-CEO) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' financial analyst) host Ross Taylor, the CEO of Fletcher Building Limited. Ross will be discussing what's been a rollercoaster of a year for the company and what Fletcher's future plans are.   If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!  For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
44:52
September 02, 2021
Lunch Money with Leighton, Brooke and Sonya
This week on Lunch Money, Leighton Roberts, Sonya Williams, and Brooke Roberts (Sharesies founders and co-CEOs) jump on the mics to have a chat.  In this session they talk about Sharesies and where it's going, general investment strategies, address feature requests and answer questions from Sharesies investors.     If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!   For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
43:11
August 26, 2021
The OCR: what is its impact on investing? Zoe Wallis, Chief Economist for Deloitte NZ
This week on Lunch Money, Leighton Roberts (Sharesies' co-CEO) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' financial analyst) hosts a discussion about the recent OCR (Offical Cash Rate) announcement by the Reserve Bank. They're joined by the Chief Economist for Deloitte New Zealand, Zoe Wallis. In the ensuing chat they talk about what the OCR is, how it's used by the Reserve Bank to control the economy, what the decision to hold the OCR at 0.25 percent means for investors and if the OCR is even still fit for purpose.  If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
43:34
August 19, 2021
Lunch Money Special: Money Week 2021 - Covid, Kiwisaver and Investing
This week on Lunch Money, Erin Moriarty (Sharesies' Head Finance) hosts a Money Week Special with no less than three special guests.  Joining Erin is  Tom Hartmann the managing editor at sorted.org.nz, Sam Stubbs, the co-founder and managing director of Simplicity, a non profit fund manager and Kiwisaver provider and last but not least Sonya Williams, a Sharesies co-founder and CEO. In the discussion they talk about the impact of Covid-19 on how Kiwis view money and investing, financial wellbeing and they demystify key money topics.     If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!   For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
44:59
August 12, 2021
The trials of starting an ethical fund based on Māori values - Temuera Hall, director of TAHITO Ltd.
This week on Lunch Money, Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) and Shak Lala (Investments & International) have a really interesting discussion with Temuera Hall from TAHITO funds, an ethical fund manager that uses Māori values, principles and behaviours as its foundation.     If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz.  If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!   For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
46:34
August 05, 2021
Laybuy co-founder Gary Rohloff on the Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) sector
This week on Lunch Money, Sonya Williams (Sharesies' Co-Founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) have a good old yarn with Gary Rohloff the co-founder and managing director of Laybuy, one of the big players in the local BNPL sector. They discuss the origins of the company, its business model and issues around sector regulation; as well as where the company is focussing on next.    If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!   For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
39:02
July 29, 2021
Debbie Birch, chairperson of IWIinvestor on Māori investment
This week on Lunch Money, Brooke Roberts (Sharesies' Co-Founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) host a chat with Debbie Birch. Debbie is the chairperson of IWIinvestor a New Zealand Māori-owned investment and financial advisory service. We'll be talking to her about Māori based investment and her career advising and helping various iwi and businesses achieve their goals, financial or otherwise.    If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know!  For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
42:59
July 22, 2021
All about ETFs and active vs passive investing - Ilan Israelstam, co-founder of Betashares
This week on Lunch Money, Leighton Roberts (Sharesies' Co-Founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) get an info dump from Ilan Israelstam, the co-founder of Betashares. Betashares is a fund manager providing ETFs and other Funds traded on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). We'll be talking to him about Betashares, ETFs and the Australian market.    If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
44:37
July 15, 2021
The amazing story behind Pacific Edge's life saving cancer tests - CEO David Darling
This week on Lunch Money, Leighton Roberts (Sharesies' Co-Founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) catch up with David Darling, the CEO of Pacific Edge.  Pacific Edge is a Dunedin-based company that’s listed on the NZX, and specialises in developing cancer diagnostic tests. David talks us through the fascinating history of this life saving company, an overview of products and the markets they operate in and what is the future for David now he's stepping away from the company after 20 years.  If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
37:39
July 08, 2021
AI and humans working together to translate the world - Straker Translations CEO Grant Straker
This week on Lunch Money, Brooke Roberts (Sharesies' Co-Founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) have chat with catch up with Grant Straker, the co-founder and CEO of NZ based (but ASX listed) Straker Translation.  Grant talks through how he and his team run a company with global clients from NZ, how they use AI translation and why he decided to list on the Australian market rather than NZ. If you have any questions, email us at any time at help@sharesies.co.nz. If there are any companies, fund managers, or other special guests you’d like to see on Lunch Money going forward, flick us an email at events@sharesies.co.nz to let us know! For more market news, subscribe to our Lunch Money market updates—bite-sized emails on the New Zealand, Australian, and US share markets and the wider economy, written by Sharesies’ Lead Dealer, Sophie Goodwin: https://www.sharesies.nz/lunch-money
46:50
July 01, 2021
Can you grow your wealth, but also invest ethically? - Barry Coates of Mindful Money explains how
Sharesies' Lauren Croft and Alice Rountree are joined on Lunch Money this week by Barry Coates. Barry is the founder and CEO of Mindful Money, an organisation that seeks to promote ethical investment in both Kiwisaver and investment funds. Barry offers up a basic 101 on how to make sure you're putting your money where it can do the most good. Lunch Money is produced by Sharesies  Barry's slides can be viewed below Cartoon Investment impact
41:58
June 24, 2021
Australian journalist Jessica Sier on the ASX and creating good investing habits.
This week on Lunch Money, Brooke Roberts (Sharesies' Co-Founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) catch up with Australian-based financial journalist Jessica Sier to chat about all things Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Jessica has spent time covering carmakers in Europe for Dow Jones Newswires and capital markets and technology for The Australian Financial Review. She tells us a little about the Australian commodity sector and provides some handy tips around building valuable investing habits.
37:10
June 17, 2021
Infratil's CFO Phillippa Harford on what's next for the infrastructure fund.
This week, we have a returnee to Lunch Money! Brooke Roberts (Sharesies' co-founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) talk to Phillippa Harford, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of NZX-listed company Infratil (IFT).Phillippa touches on Infratil's latest financial results and what we can expect Infratil to focus on in the future. Acquisitions and climate change also make appearances in the chat—listen in to hear how these topics fit in with Infratil's business.  If you'd like to check out Phillippa's previous Lunch Money episode listen to it here. 
39:02
June 10, 2021
Journalist Jenée Tibshraeny on how Budget 2021 and the OCR announcements impact investors
On this special 2021 Government Budget edition of Lunch Money, Sharesies' co-founders Leighton Roberts and Sonya Williams chat to journalist Jenée Tibshraeny from interest.co.nz. The crew dive into the recent Government Budget and Reserve Bank's latest announcement on the Official Cash Rate (OCR), and covers what this might mean for you as an investor. Jenée also gives us insight into one of the lingering curiosities you may have, by telling us what exactly happens on Budget Day as a journalist.
42:60
June 03, 2021
Kirsty Godfrey-Billy from Xero
Sharesies' Leighton Roberts and Erin Moriarty are joined on Lunch Money this week by Kirsty Godfrey-Billy, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at ASX-listed company Xero. Kirsty gives us insight into Xero's latest financial results—chatting growth, share price movements, Xero's strategy and more. 
38:15
May 27, 2021
Victoria Harris from The Curve
This week on Lunch Money, Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) and Lauren Croft (Sharesies' Product Owner) catch up with Victoria Harris from The Curve, an education platform providing investing and finance content to women globally. Victoria has over 10 years of experience in the investments industry, and is currently a Portfolio Manager at Devon Funds Management. She gives us an idea of what her day-to-day role looks like, provides some top tips and tricks for choosing what to invest in, and chats about the importance of championing women's financial literacy.
43:44
May 20, 2021
Brian Ward from Aroa Biosurgery
This week on Lunch Money, Brooke Roberts (Sharesies' co-founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) chat to Brian Ward, CEO of ASX-listed company Aroa Biosurgery—a soft-tissue regeneration company that develops, manufactures and distributes medical and surgical products. Brian takes us through Aroa's business model, and reflects on Aroa's journey to becoming an ASX-listed company.
36:32
May 13, 2021
Ralph Highnam Volpara Health Technologies
This week on Lunch Money, Brooke Roberts (Sharesies' co-founder) and Alice Rountree (Sharesies' Financial Analyst) are joined by Ralph Highnam, CEO of ASX-listed company Volpara Health Technologies (VHT). Volpara Health is an NZ-based medical research, development and manufacturing company.  Ralph tells us who Volpara are and what they're all about, and gives us further insight into his role within the company.
39:53
May 06, 2021
Scott Phillips from The Motley Fool Australia
This week, Sonya Williams (Sharesies' co-founder) and Angus Watson (Sharesies' Head of Investments) chat to Scott Phillips, Chief Investment Officer at The Motley Fool Australia. Scott fills us in about what’s happening in the Australian share market and economy, key things to keep an eye on in the Australian economy as an investor, and how the Australian share market has performed over time.
45:17
April 29, 2021
Victoria Devine from She's on the Money
This week on Lunch Money, we've got a special episode to celebrate the launch of Australian shares on Sharesies! Our hosts and Sharesies' co-founders Leighton and Brooke are joined by Australia-based Victoria Devine; multi-award-winning financial adviser, and founder and host of podcast and Facebook group She's on the Money. We chat all things Australian share market and economy—including why people invest in Aussie companies and funds, things to look out for, and how to choose what to invest in.
42:22
April 22, 2021
Scott Scoullar from Summerset
This week on Lunch Money Lauren (Sharesies' Product Owner) & Leighton (3EO) are joined by Scott Scoullar, CEO of dual-listed Summerset Group Holdings (SUM). Scott chats about his journey to his role at Summerset, highlights what make Summerset different from other market players and touches on future strategy.
41:31
April 15, 2021
Todd Hunter from Turners Automotive Group
This week on Lunch Money, Sonya & Leighton are joined by Todd Hunter, CEO of Turners Automotive Group (TRA). Turners provides financial services, as well as vehicle auctions and insurance. Todd gives us some background info about Turners, and chats about the impact of COVID-19 on the business.
30:09
April 08, 2021
Brad Olsen from Infometrics
This week on Lunch Money, Sonya Williams (Sharesies co-founder and co-CEO) and Gus Watson (Sharesies Head of Investments) are joined by Brad Olsen, Senior Economist and Director at Infometrics. Brad is a leading economic commentator across New Zealand who focuses on getting useful information to businesses, decision-makers, and the public.
39:48
April 01, 2021
Darrin Grafton from Serko
We're joined by Darrin Grafton, CEO of Serko (SKO), an NZ and AU listed company. Started in 2007, Serko builds innovative, integrated travel and expense solutions. Darrin chats to us about his role in the company, his vision for Serko, and how business travel is adjusting to the 'new normal'.
41:08
March 25, 2021
Sophie Moloney from Sky TV
Sharesies' co-founders and Lunch Money hosts Sonya and Leighton are joined by Sophie Moloney, CEO of Sky Network TV. Sophie chats about her role, strategy and what the future holds for Sky TV.
36:22
March 18, 2021
Lunch Money: International Women's Day (with Frances Cook & Kendall Flutey!)
For this special episode of Lunch Money to celebrate International Women's Day (8 March 2021), Sonya and Brooke were joined by journalist Frances Cook (Cooking the Books, New Zealand Herald), and Kendall Flutey from Banqer to chat all things women and investing.
48:06
March 08, 2021
Volatile investments: GameStop, AMC Entertainment, and more
Join us for a special episode of Lunch Money, where our co-founders Brooke Roberts, Sonya Williams, and Leighton Roberts, dove into what's been happening in the US share markets this past week, specifically with volatile investments like GameStop (GME) and AMC Entertainment (AMC).
39:30
February 03, 2021
Mandy Simpson from Z Energy
Sonya and Leighton chat to Mandy Simpson, Chief Digital Officer at Z Energy. Mandy fills us in on her role at Z Energy, chats about the challenges faced by the company, and what the future might look like for them going forward.
34:37
November 26, 2020
Oliver Mander from the NZ Shareholders’ Association (NZSA)
Sonya and Leighton chat to Oliver Mander, the new Chief Executive of the New Zealand Shareholders’ Association (NZSA). Oliver gives us some insight into the NZ Shareholders Association, such as the history of the organisation and how the NZSA promotes and protects the interests of investors.
35:34
November 19, 2020
Craig Herbison from Plexure
Ruby and Sonya are joined by Craig Herbison, CEO of mobile engagement company Plexure. This company's platform is used globally for analysing purchases and contextual data, and tailoring messaging to individual customers. Craig gives some insight into his role at Plexure, and talks about how McDonalds (yes, that Maccas!) fits into Plexure's business strategy.
41:05
November 12, 2020
US ETFs special with Blair DuQuesnay
This week, Ruby from our very own Customer Care team and Leighton are joined by Blair DuQuesnay, an investment adviser at Ritholtz Wealth Management and personal finance blogger at The Belle Curve. She chats to Ruby and Leighton about the events of the current US Presidential Election, and how the US markets are responding to this. Blair also dives into exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and talks about her philosophy for choosing ETFs. 
36:07
November 05, 2020
Justine Smyth CNZM
This week, Sonya and Leighton are joined by Justine Smyth CNZM. Justine is the Chair of Spark NZ, the Chair of The Breast Cancer Foundation NZ, and a Director of Auckland International Airport. She explains the differences between a company board, Chair, and Director, as well as governance structure. Justine also gives us insight into her personal journey as a woman in a leadership role, and raises the importance of gender diversity on boards and leadership teams.
36:32
October 29, 2020
NZ Election Special with Jenée Tibshraeny
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Jenée Tibshraeny, journalist at interest.co.nz, for a very special NZ election episode of Lunch Money! Jenée chats about the election results and how it might impact the economy, housing, the share market, and more.
38:37
October 22, 2020
Mike Taylor from Pie Funds
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Mike Taylor, the founder and CEO of Pie Funds and Chairman of the Investment Committee. Mike jargon-busts the difference between managed and exchange-traded funds (ETFs), touches on the socially responsible investing strategy, and explains how fund managers are adapting to market volatility.
38:03
October 15, 2020
Roger Sharp from North Ridge Partners
This week, Sonya and Leighton are joined by Roger Sharp from North Ridge Partners. Roger is a technology Chair, investor and advisor with 30 years' experience, who talks about how he started his investing journey, to the key lessons he's taken on board from investment failures along the way. Roger also chats about his involvement in the travel and tech sectors, and the impacts he's seeing from COVID-19 on businesses in these industries. 
40:21
October 08, 2020
Antonia Watson from ANZ New Zealand
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Antonia Watson, CEO of bank and financial service provider ANZ New Zealand, to chat about strategy, customer outcomes and stakeholder management. Antonia also speaks about the impact of COVID-19 and the importance of digital innovation.
39:22
October 01, 2020
Bruce Gordon from Pushpay
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Bruce Gordon, CEO of mobile commerce and electronic payments company Pushpay Holdings, to talk about how Pushpay started, why churches in North America are their target market, and what their plans are for the future.
39:14
September 24, 2020
Lewis Gradon from Fisher & Paykel Healthcare
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Lewis Gradon, CEO of Fisher & Paykel Healthcare, to talk about the impact that COVID-19 has had on the business, research and development for the future, and growing their manufacturing capacity in Mexico.
41:50
September 17, 2020
The US economy with Rod Oram
Sonya and Leighton are joined by business journalist Rod Oram for a deep dive into the US economy, US elections, and what the current share market volatility means for investors (featuring a bonus story about Rod interviewing Warren Buffet on the eve of the 1987 market crash!).
43:14
September 10, 2020
'Ask Me Anything' (US shares edition!)
To celebrate the launch of US shares on Sharesies, Brooke and Leighton are joined by Sharesies' Product Manager John Scully for an 'Ask Me Anything' session about US shares!
34:24
September 03, 2020
Intro to US shares with Tyrone Ross
To celebrate the launch of US shares on Sharesies, Sonya and Leighton are joined by US-based financial consultant Tyrone Ross for an intro to the US share market, the key things to look out for when you're investing in the US, and how to choose which US companies and funds to invest in!
46:02
August 27, 2020
Mike Fuge from Contact Energy
Sonya and Shannon are joined by Mike Fuge, CEO of energy generator and digital retailer Contact Energy, to talk about sustainability, Tiwai Point, Contact Energy's plans for the future, and more.
36:36
August 20, 2020
Sorted Money Week special!
It's Sorted Money Week, an annual campaign aimed at raising New Zealanders' financial capability. Leighton and Sonya are joined by Julian Travaglia (General Manager of Retail at Public Trust) and Tom Hartmann (Managing Editor at Sorted) to chat about investing, wills, KiwiSaver, and more!
43:19
August 13, 2020
Hugh Stevens from Smartshares
Leighton and Shannon are joined by Hugh Stevens, CEO of fund manager Smartshares, for a deep-dive into exchange-traded funds; what they are and how they might fit into your investment portfolio.
44:13
August 06, 2020
Asantha Wijeyeratne from PaySauce
Gus and Zoe are joined by Asantha Wijeyeratne, CEO and co-founder of PaySauce—an NZX-listed company that develops software for payroll solutions.
42:56
July 30, 2020
Leon Clement from Synlait
John and Leighton are joined by Leon Clement, CEO of Synlait Milk Limited, a B Corp and NZX-listed dairy processing company.
39:08
July 23, 2020
Andrew Davies from B Lab
In 2019, Sharesies became a Certified B Corporation® and joined a community of businesses committed to being a force for good. To celebrate B Corp month, Brooke and Leighton are joined by Andrew Davies, CEO of B Lab Australia and New Zealand, to talk about B Corps (like Synlait, Kathmandu, and Sharesies!).
41:33
July 16, 2020
Brad Olsen from Infometrics
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Brad Olsen, Senior Economist at Infometrics, to deep dive into the economic impacts of COVID-19 and what our 'new normal' might look like in the years ahead.
39:09
July 09, 2020
The Story of Sharesies
Sonya and Leighton share the story of Sharesies; how Sharesies began, what's led us here today, and our vision for the future.
39:13
July 02, 2020
Jenée Tibshraeny from Interest.co.nz
Sonya and Leighton are joined by interest.co.nz journalist Jenée Tibshraeny to talk about quantitative easing and its impact on investors, following the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's announcement about the official cash rate.
39:35
June 25, 2020
Mark Lucas from Cannasouth
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Mark Lucas, Executive Director and CEO of Cannasouth Limited, an NZX-listed biopharmaceutical research and development company.
45:08
June 18, 2020
Frances Cook from Cooking the Books
Leighton and Erin (Sharesies' Head of Finance) are joined by Frances Cook, author of 'Tales From a Financial Hot Mess' and Head of Podcasts for NZ Herald, Newstalk ZB, and Radio Sport. Frances hosts the popular personal finance podcast 'Cooking the Books', and is a regular guest on Newstalk ZB shows to talk about personal finance issues.
42:20
June 11, 2020
Phillippa Harford from Infratil
Leighton and Gus are joined by Phillippa Harford, CFO of Infratil, an NZX listed company that invests in infrastructure businesses that provide essential services to communities and individuals.
45:50
June 04, 2020
Lunch Money with Gus and Leighton
In this episode, Leighton is joined by Gus, Sharesies' new Investments Manager, to talk about what an Investments Manager does, key trends we've seen in the share market over the last couple of months, and what impacts we’re seeing on NZX-listed companies now.
35:57
May 28, 2020
Victoria Potarina from TruScreen
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Victoria Potarina, CEO of TruScreen, an NZX listed company that develops, manufactures, and sells cancer detection devices and systems.
41:42
May 21, 2020
John Berry from Pathfinder Asset Management
In this episode, John Berry (CEO and Director of Pathfinder Asset Management) joins the session to talk about ethical investing, KiwiSaver, and what’s happening in the world at the moment.
47:04
May 14, 2020
Product at Sharesies
John (Product Manager) from our team joins Sonya and Leighton to talk about how we choose what features to build, how we build them, and what's coming up next.
37:22
May 07, 2020
Sharesies' Order Process
In this episode, Sophie (Lead Dealer) and Jess (Senior Product Designer) joins Sonya and Leighton to talk about the order process at Sharesies.
49:22
April 30, 2020
Tax and Corporate Actions
Sonya and Leighton are joined by Hardy (Head of Operations) and Zoe (Operations Associate) to talk about tax and corporate actions.
44:27
April 23, 2020
Security at Sharesies
In this episode of Lunch Money, Sonya and Leighton are joined by Richard (Sharesies’ Chief  Technology Officer) and Natalie (Sharesies’ General Counsel) to talk about security at Sharesies, and how we keep your money and investments safe.
43:19
April 16, 2020
Lunch with Sonya and Leighton
Hosted by Sharesies’ co-founders Sonya Williams and Leighton Roberts, this Lunch Money episode covers what’s happening in the news, and what it means for your investments. We also take questions from the crowd about money, investing, and Sharesies as a business.
35:45
April 09, 2020