Happy New Year – 2016

It’s been an interesting year. When I started this site I really didn’t know what was going to happen… in most respects, it has exceeded my expectations. A Few Opening Remarks On a positive note, I genuinely felt support for the mission of trying to create a fresh dialogue around the quality and transparency of ASX-listed companies operating in this…

Now I have heard everything…

My only wish in life is to die a man inspired by as much as possible of what this remarkable and unpredictable world has to offer. When one slips into eternity, be it peacefully or in violence, all that can be hoped for is the chance to have witnessed life’s exquisite moments. A bloody nose, yet a playground triumph. A…

The Dark Side of Digital Diapers

It’s funny. I kept getting requests for more “positive” commentary in my writing. I kept getting challenged to help “accentuate the positive aspects” about Australian bioscience/healtchare companies, especially since US readership is fairly significant. My general position has generally been that you make good companies stand out by picking out the chaff, but maybe that was too…

Compensation Matters

I have alluded to my distaste for excessive executive and board compensation several times since I started this blog. For example, my opinion is generally known that Geoff Cumming at Anteo Diagnostics (ASX : ADO) is considerably overpaid relative to the performance of his company, particularly revenue growth. Compensation  is also a multi-faceted beast and so…