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Kardinia podcast – the rise and rise of commodities

Listen as Kristiaan Rehder explores the reasons behind the strength of the resource sector.


Kristian Rehder (Portfolio Manager at Kardinia Capital) talks to Camelia Seric (Account Director at Bennelong Funds Management) about the strength of the resources sector; how China could impact this; and where Kardinia sees the brightest opportunities.


  • 1:24 – Drivers behind the strong performance of commodities over the past 12 months (both supply and demand)
  • 3:46 – … and despite that, why Kardinia is cautious of the sector in the short term
  • 5:54 – How China’s conventional reaction to the global recovery could in fact create further market volatility
  • 8:50 – From drugs to batteries: the long-term thematic of lithium
  • 11:36 – Stock stories from one end of the lithium supply chain to the other

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