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--- The Finance Ghost and Moe-Knows ---

The Finance Ghost and Moe-Knows discuss key market trends across stocks, currencies, fixed income, commodities, macroeconomics and geopolitical trends, helping you understand what's going on out there.

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Latest Episodes…

  1. Magic Markets #18: Investment Journeys

    Regular listeners of Magic Markets will know by now that The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (Moe-Knows) bring different styles to their portfolios and to the show in general. In Episode 18, as Magic Markets reaches adulthood and comes of age, the hosts have a frank discussion around their different investment ...

    03/25/2021

  2. Magic Markets #17: Trading the Scandals

    Corporate governance failures. Frauds. Accounting misstatements. A “hole in the balance sheet” – unfortunately, these breakdowns in trust happen on the market. When they do, the repercussions are severe not just for shareholders in the company in question, but potentially for the market as a whole. Have you noticed that JSE ...

    03/18/2021

  3. Magic Markets #16: SPAC Attack

    The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (Moe-Knows) have an in-depth discussion on the SPAC (Special Purpose Acquisition Company) phenomenon in the US markets. The concept of a SPAC has been around in South Africa for several years but only a few companies came to market in this way. In contrast, the ...

    03/11/2021

  4. Magic Markets #15: The Yield Curve-ball

    In Episode 15 of Magic Markets, The Yield Curve-ball, The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla (moe-knows.com) discuss the impact of a steepening US Treasuries curve and what it all means. Topics discussed include the basics of bonds, corporate vs. government bonds, whether bonds are good investments, the impact of ...

    03/04/2021

  5. Magic Markets #14: Fiscal Cockroach

    The Finance Ghost and Mohammed Nalla take their signature unconventional approach to Budget Speech 2021.  Despite all the challenges, South Africa somehow manages to find a way to get through. Dubbing South Africa the "Fiscal Cockroach" - a term of endearment in case you aren't sure - the hosts take a ...

    02/25/2021