Molecular biology was Bianca’s first love before she discovered the joys and challenges of investing. After spending some time at Swiss pharmaceuticals company Novartis.. More
Dr Bianca Ogden, virologist and manager of the Platinum International Health Care Fund and Julian McCormack, Investment Specialist talk on this podcast with Gemma Dale at NAB.
Bianca and Julian discuss the current market situation and what investors should consider, including:
• The spread of COVID-19, and how long a vaccine is likely to take,
• Why washing your hands is effective against viruses,
• How markets are responding to uncertainty,
• When equities will start to look safe again and
• Long term opportunities in sectors that have been crushed.
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