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Kardinia podcast: portfolio & market update

“Some of the strongest rallies occur in bear markets, so we will remain conservative but we’re not going to go too aggressively net short at this point.”

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Kristiaan Rehder (Portfolio Manager at Kardinia Capital) and Stuart Fechner (Head of Research & Asset Consultant Relationships at Bennelong Funds Management) discuss a difficult market environment and how the Kardinia team is positioning its fund as a result.



  • 0:39 – The stark reality of market volatility and inflation in 2022
  • 3:23 – Interest rate predictions (and implications)
  • 4:40 – … and what that means at a stock level
  • 7:00 – How Kardinia is positioning the portfolio at the moment
  • 8:57 – Consumer staples: defensive or not?
  • 10:52 – Is the US entering recession territory?
  • 13:37 – The more positive signals Kardinia is watching for over the long term

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