Property developers, Chinese investors and shadow bankers

What do property developers, Chinese investors and shadow bankers have in common? 1. Are they misunderstood high-achievers providing an economic benefit to Australia, but suffering from poor public perception? 2. Will they be at BasisPoint’s 3rd annual Aus-China...

West Australian opportunities from Aus-China investment

Is it time for Chinese and Australian investors to invest in Western Australia? I’ve been asking myself this question recently. To invest when few are interested. When WA news is glum instead of glam. It’s about buying straw hats in winter. Chinese...

When the missile hits the fan

Geopolitical tensions do not have lasting impact on global markets. Not until the missile hits the fan. The following scenario might be the basis for a ‘mock documentary’ that science-fiction film producers may wish to consider during my Aus-China Film...

Investment game changer & “Word War 3’

China’s release of a formal list of ‘banned’, ‘restricted’ or ‘encouraged’ overseas investments is a game changer for Australia’s investment industry. Overseas property (commercial, residential developments, hotels,...