Press Room

774 ABC Melbourne

February 5, 2019

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019: Interview with Patricia Karvelas after Bank Royal Commission.


Wednesday December 22: discussing the past year on a panel with Lindy Burns and guests.

Monday December 13: back to regular chat with Lindy Burns discussing banks.

Thursday December 9: the aborted interview about the Ten Network AGM.

Monday November 29:
breakfast radio interview with Red Symons about the election.

Monday November 8: short grab from Tony Wilson about winning the Stephen Mayne award.

Wednesday October 20: discussing News Corp AGM, James Packer and women on boards.

Wednesday, October 6: discussing the Rio leak and women on boards.

Wednesday, September 29: discussing women on boards, 1st question time and Telstra.

Wednesday, September 22: discussing the rising $A, Westpac, the off-field performance of the incumbent grand finalists and David Jones.

Wednesday, September 15: discussing Malcolm Turnbull, Lindsay Tanner and the Aussie dollar.

Wednesday, September 8: discussing the wash up of the election.

Wednesday, September 1: discussing the Greens and Labor, and financial report season.

Wednesday August 25 - wrapping up the election and discussing the economy.

Sunday August 22 - wrapping up the election.

Sunday August 8: conference call discussing the role of the media in the election.

Wednesday July 21: discussing population growth, Woollies and BP.

Wednesday July 7: discussing Frank Lowy, mining tax and John Fawkner's retirement.

Thursday July 1: discussing changes to the super profits tax.

Wednesday June 30: discussing the events of the past financial year.

Wednesday June 23: discussing women on boards, Kerry Stokes and China, IMF.

Monday June 21: discussing the African mining disaster.

Wednesday June 2: discussing BP, interest rates and our economy.

Wednesday May 26:
discussing the Rio AGM and the 2010 Rich List.

Wednesday May 19: discussing the dollar, stocks and other financial matters.

Wednesday May 5: discussing the budget, Melbourne Storm and the resource tax.

Wednesday April 28: discussing Greece's financial crisis and Rupert Murdoch.

Wednesday April 21: discussing the Seven Network EGM.

Wednesday March 31: discussing Rio Tinto, falling Sigma and the "three imbeciles" of the anti-pokie world.

Wednesday March 24:
discussing Rio Tinto, defamation payouts and other things financial.

Wednesday March 17:
discussing the extraordinary housing bubble.

Wednesday March 3: discussing Kevin Rudd's hospital reform plans, interest rates and the $100m loss club.

Friday February 26: chatted to Derek Guille about dodgy political governance.

Wednesday February 24: discussing Kerry Stokes, Pacific Brands and internet TV.

Wednesday February 17 - discussing the Victorian Liberal Party share portfolio.

Wednesday February 3 - discussing News Corp profits and political donations.

Wednesday January 27 - from the Australian Open tennis discussing inflation and Australia Day awards to people like BHP chairman Don Argus.

Wednesday January 20 - live from the Australian Open tennis.


Wednesday December 23 - wrapping up the year with Libby Gore.

Monday December 21 - the year in review with Rodd Quinn.

Wednesday November 25 - discussing the world of finance.

Wednesday November 18 - discussing Jodee Rich's victory over ASIC.

Friday November 6 - talking about the need for more women on corporate boards in Australia.

Wednesday November 4 - discussing interest rates and Peter Costello's new job.

Wednesday October 28 - discussing the two James Packer AGMs: Crown and Consolidated Media.

Tuesday October 27- discussing big protest votes at Transurban and Bendigo Bank.

Wednesday October 14 - discussing Fairfax, JB Hi Fi and the AGM season.

Wednesday October 7 - discussing Peter Costello and the banking cartel.

Monday September 28 - discussing the Myer float, interest rates and the world of finance.

Wednesday September 23 - discussing Mike Fitzpatrick, Fairfax rumblings and the market.

Wednesday September 16 - discussing Labor's brutal treatment of Telstra.

Wednesday September 16 - morning program with Bruce Guthrie talking about the media.

Wednesday September 9 - discussing the markets and Wall St.

Wednesday September 2 - discussing the end of the profit season and the economy.

Wednesday August 26 - discussing James Packer exiting Seek and record losses during profit season.

Wednesday August 19 - discussing emissions trading, state of the economy and James Hardie.

Wednesday August 12 - discussing annual profit results and Clive Peeters.

Wednesday August 4 - discussing the new BHP chairman and the outgoing Don 'don't argue' Argus.

Wednesday July 29 - discussing the Macquarie AGM, BHP-Billiton negotiations and NAB bank fees.

Wednesday July 22 - discussing the rising market, getting older and BHP.

Wednesday June 24 - discussing productivity commission, executive pay, James Hardie and government bonds.

Wednesday June 17 - all things financial.

Wednesday June 10 - discussing OZ Minerals and other financial matters.

Monday June 8 - discussing the Queens birthday gongs.

Friday June 5 - discussing the Rio-BHP deal.

Wednesday May 27 - discussing Woolies, Sol Trujillo's racism claims and Malcolm Turnbull on the BRW Rich List.

Wednesday May 20 - discussing the departure of Sol Trujillo.

Wednesday May 13 - discussing state and federal budgets, government spending, Commonwealth Bank and Crown.

Monday May 4 - discussing the up-and-coming state and federal budgets, and Victoria's credit rating.

Wednesday April 29 - discussing bank profits, Dick Pratt and public sector debt.

Wednesday April 22 - discussing interest rates, banks, Richard Pratt and the world of finance.

Wednesday April 15 - discussing Brisconnections, ABC Learning and the world of finance.

Wednesday April 15 - discussing the Brisconnections fiasco.

Wednesday April 1 - discussing the economy, foreign and Chinese ownership.

Wednesday Mar 18 - discussing executive pay, Woolies and other things financial.

Wednesday Mar 11 - discussing the share market spike, debt, wealth destruction and other things financial.

Wednesday Mar 4 - discussing rich listers under pressure, executive pay, profit season and debt.

Wednesday, Feb 25 - discussing the sad news of Pacific Brands, China, companies not coming clean with write-downs and Peter Chernin's outrageous golden parachute from News Corp.

Wednesday, Feb 18 - discussing debt crisis and other things financial.

Wednesday, Feb 4
- discussing the extraordinary $42 billion package and the reaction from the opposition, senate inquiry and John Brumby fast tracking developments in a huge day of politics and finance.

Monday, February 2 2009 - responding to earlier Lindsay Tanner contribution about Federal budget disaster.

Wednesday, Jan 28 2009 - falling inflation and all things financial.

Wednesday, Jan 21 2009 - from the 2009 Australian Open. Discussing the largest fall on the All Ordinaries since the 1987 crash and BHP write downs and job losses.

Thursday, Jan 15 2009 - about all things financial, Crikey story on ASIC rumourtrage probes.

18 November 2008 - ABC Learning creditors meeting.

11 November 2008 - Rememberence Day, NSW budget.

28 October 2008 - 10 AGMs in 4 working days.

21 October 2008 - Mortgage fund industry.

14 October 2008 - Rudd's $10 billion economic stimulus package.

30 September 2008 - ABC Learning, global financial crisis, etc.

16 September 2008 - discussion about Malcolm Turnbull.

15 September 2008 - US financial crisis.

10 September 2008 - US finance, 4 big banks, etc.

27 August 2008 - Woolworths profit, Fairfax and China investment in Australia.

5 August 2008 - The Groceries Report, supermarket duopoly, Reserved Bank's interest rate.

29 July 2008 - Market turmoil, Qantas and Starbucks.

22 July 2008 - Qantas and Frank Lowy.

15 July 2008 - The banking crisis in the US.

8 July 2008 - Share market in Australia.

24 June 2008 - Richard Pratt.

17 June 2008 - Interest rates and Babcock & Brown.

3 June 2008 - The Rich List update and Alan Bond.

27 May 2008 - The new Rich List and petrol price.

20 May 2008 - Aussie dollar currency, interest rate, China resources demand, Macquarie bank and victorian gas.

12 May 2008- Westpac and St George in merger discussions.

29 Apr 2008- Chinese government investment and Rio Tinto.

22 Apr 2008- Costello's up-and-coming memoirs.

15 Apr 2008 - Opes, ANZ, David Crawford, QBE and second chances.

14 Apr 2008 - Future Summit discussion.

11 Apr 2008 - Pokies duopoly in Victoria.

08 Apr 2008 - Opes Prime, Mick Gatto, Sir Rod Eddington and fighting media mogul heirs.

01 Apr 2008 - The Opes Prime founder and his home mortgage with the ANZ Bank.

25 Mar 2008 - an interview with Tracy Bartram while Lindy Burns is on a holiday.

18 Mar 2008 - focus on market chaos and China.

11 Mar 2008 - plenty more on the continuing global credit crisis.

26 Feb 2008 - an interesting grab bag of topics.

18 Feb 2008 - an interview with Bruce Dover, the whistleblower who has revealed all about Rupert Murdoch's adventures in China.

5 Feb 2008 - co-hosting with Lindy for two hours at the stock exchange building. Watch video of interview with AWB CEO Gordon Davis.

29 Jan 2008 - MFS and Centro

22 Jan 2008 - the day the All Ords fell by more than 400 points.

7 Dec 2007 - listen to the last show for 2007 about James Murdoch stepping up.

4 Dec 2007 - listen to the discussion about the outgoing Howard ministry and past pollies on boards.

27 Nov 2007 - listen to the discussion of the Federal election results.

Also, click here to listen to Stephen Mayne on 702 ABC Sydney with Deborah Cameron.