Boats, markets, trade & more

This week in Talking Finance, Alan Kohler chats to Malcolm Farr, National Political Editor for news.com.au for the latest political news. There's also market news with Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets; economic news with Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital; and technology news with Steve Sammartino, Author and Futurist.

Hello and welcome to Talking Finance, I’m Alan Kohler.  This week, well, it’s been a big week in politics with the government defeated on the floor on a Bill for the first time since 1941, so we’ll ask Malcolm Farr, National Political Editor for News.com.au about whether there’s likely to be a flurry of boats, an armada of boats on their way from Indonesia to take advantage of the Medevac Bill that was put through and promoted by Dr Karen Phelps, the new member for Wentworth.  For the markets, we’ve got Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets, Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital tells us what’s going on with the economy and Steve Sammartino brings us up to date with the latest on Technology.

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