Simon Shields

Simon is one of Australia's leading fund managers with over 30 years of industry experience. He has been a member of and/or led multi-award winning equity teams across a range of investment styles. He co-founded Monash Investors in 2012.


3 sectors to avoid completely

Simon Shields

Performance is as much about avoiding the blow-ups, as it is about picking the winners. So for Livewire’s ‘Easter Eggs’, we outline three sectors to avoid completely, before then spotlighting two stocks we think stock-hunters should take a look at this Easter. Show More

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Behavioural economics in theory and practice

Simon Shields

In my 30 years as an analyst and fund manager, I have seen recurring business situations and patterns of behaviour that often lead to mispricing by the market. This attracted me to the idea of behavioural economics, as a validation of some of these insights. Show More

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Skydive the Beach set to soar

Simon Shields

Skydive the Beach (ASX: SKB) is an adventure tourism company. SKBs principal activity is the provision of tandem skydiving and it is named after its original skydiving site on a beach in Wollongong. The skydiving industry has historically been dominated by smaller businesses. SKB has consolidated a fragmented skydiving industry... Show More

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