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Bond market warnings that the coronavirus will create a recession

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number four in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday February 28. First I talk to Eugene Dubossarsky, head of the Analytics Academy and the…

Coles says it has underpaid staff in its supermarket and liquor stores and has set aside $20 million to pay back employees

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number three in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday February 21. First I talk to Sydney Thomas, an associate of Precursor Ventures, an early-stage…

Australian companies are being increasingly caught in the fallout from the coronavirus outbreak as a ban on Chinese tourists curbs demand in Australia and manufacturing shutdowns across China hit supply chains

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number two in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday February 14. First I talk to Ada Xiao, the chief strategy officer for PlatON,…

With tens of millions of Chinese people quarantined inside their cities and thousands of factories closed, it is already clear that the coronavirus is about to sideswipe the global economy

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number one in our series for 2020 and today’s date is Friday February 7. First I’ll be interviewing Tathagat Banerjee founder and CEO of Video Translator…

Australia is expected to post the worst profit growth in Asia next year as a weak domestic economy stokes consumer caution and the banking sector deals with a litany of scandals

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number forty-five in our series for 2019 and today’s date is Friday December 13. First, I talk to Matt Poll, an experienced business leader with a passion…

The Australian economy is looking crook and teetering close to recession with falling job ads, manufacturing on the slide, shrinking profits and productivity falling to a 25 year low

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number forty-four in our series for 2019 and today’s date is Friday December 6. First, I talk to Stefan Rust, CEO of Bitcoin.com Rabobank economist Michael…

If you thought banks reformed since RC think again. Westpac removed Amanda Wood its anti-money laundering chief who reported the breaches to the board

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number forty-four in our series for 2019 and today’s date is Friday November 29. First, I talk to Justin Wastnage, the founder and CEO of Sydney…

Prince Andrew is out in the cold. KPMG ends its backing for his entrepreneurial scheme Pitch@Palace in the wake of his much-derided interview where he defended his friendship with Jeffrey Epstein

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number forty-three in our series for 2019 and today’s date is Friday November 22. First, I talk to George Syrmalis, the CEO of iQ Group Global,…

Speculation is rife that the Reserve Bank of Australia is about to start printing money

I am Leon Gettler. My job is to review and monitor the week’s news in business, finance, and economics. I bring it all to you, every week. This is episode number forty two in our series for 2019 and today’s date is Friday November 15. First, I talk to Andrew Maclellan, the CEO of Bluechiip…