• Equities Report
Greg Smith

Greg Smith heads up our research team and has been with Fat Prophets for over 14 years. A CFA Charter holder, he has been an active private investor in the stock market for over 30 years and has long adopted a value-based fundamental approach to his stock picking. Prior to joining Fat Prophets Greg qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in Wellington, before going on to work in the banking and finance sector in London, spending four years at the funds management arm of Mellon Global Investments. He has made over 300 appearances on financial channels such as Bloomberg, CNBC, the BBC, CNN, Reuters and TV3. His also has a number of regular radio spots and is sought after frequently for financial market and stock specific commentary and analysis.

 
David Thang

David Thang is the Head of Technical Analysis and Portfolio Manager at Fat Prophets. He has previously worked at Goldman Sachs, BNP Paribas, Phillip Capital as well as a number of Australian Banks and Fund Managers. His views on the markets have been regularly sought after in the business press. He was a regular on the Sky Business news channel, featured in both the BRW and Your Trading Edge Magazine and quoted on a number of occasions in the Herald Sun and Australian Financial Review. In the United Kingdom, his analysis was featured on the Financial Times, Reuters and Proactive Investors. He has over 13 years of experience, and literally 'lives and breathes' the financial markets.

 
Angus Geddes

Angus Geddes is the founder and CEO of Fat Prophets. He has a wealth of experience acquired over more than two decades in both domestic and international financial markets. Aside from running the Fat Prophets group. Angus has broad investment responsibilities within the Funds Management division, which manages close to $100 million.

Angus's investment track record began in 1982 at the young age of 13. In 1986 he received a "highly commended" award from the New Zealand Chamber of Commerce for increasing an initial investment of $200 to $35,000 on the world stock markets. During his career, Angus has worked as a money market dealer in New Zealand, a financial consultant in the United Kingdom and the United States. Moving to Australia in 1996, Angus worked for five years as a stockbroker at Bankers Trust and JB Were before co-founding Fat Prophets in June 2000.