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Nick Raffan

Nick Raffan (BA; Diploma in Geoscience, Macquarie University) has over 30 years experience as a geologist, finance professional and mineral economist. For the past 19 years he has worked within financial markets split 50:50 between the sell-side and the buy-side. Previously he was co-portfolio manager of the NYSE listed Scudder Gold Fund.

Nick spends his free time managing a soccer team, watching his daughters play soccer, gardening, bushwalking, taking lots of photographs (mainly digital these days) and when weather permits observing the cosmos through a computerized telescope. 

Specialities: Corporate

May 15, 2017

The Raff thinks that many of Henry’s readers will not have heard of the august government body ARPC, otherwise known as Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation. Toot-toot-toot, here comes the money train, all aboard. So what is the ARPC? The function of this business i...

March 10, 2017

The Raff Report is not sorry for Victoria’s and South Australia’s power predicament.

The government in South Australia is so incompetent that they should be cast adrift when it comes to dividing GST – their share only (i.e. GST dollars sourced within South Australia) to...

October 4, 2016

Henry’s readers are no doubt aware that ASX: MINING has comfortably outperformed all other sectors, especially the BANKS & TELCO. The reason that the Raff can think of for the outperformance of the likes of BHP and South32 is that stocks in this sector got sold down he...

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