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What is CONKERS' CORNER?

Conkers' Corner is the brainchild of @conkers3 Share Talk's Peter Higgins. He came up with the concept over 3 years ago. One that is very simple yet extremely educational and beneficial for all. The participants in the Conkers' Corner podcasts and interviews will be shrewd investors, High Net Worth Individuals, Business Leaders, CEOs & CFOs.

Here is an insightful #CONKERSCORNER VIDEO interview by @conkers3 with @jimmhk Jim Mellon who started life life as a trainee Fund Manager in Hong Kong. He describes his first flat "as a squalid, windowless affair in the heart of Causeway Bay". Despite initially only a having a vague idea of the workings of shares and bonds, through sheer hard work, curiosity, adaptability and application, he has gone on to be worth more than an estimated £900 million from investments. He is also the proud owner of the largest and best investment show in the UK: the Master Investor Show. Watch now to gain insights into how Jim Mellon selects, researches and filters investments in order to find the best cutting edge long-term potential opportunities for his investing empire.

They will freely share their views on investing, their individual investing style, strategies, perspectives on markets and their worst and wisest investments to date. They will not be about giving advice. They will instead, share investing knowledge, best investment practices and learning.

Here is an insightful #CONKERSCORNER VIDEO interview by @conkers3 with @RoskillEdward. Edward Roskill began investing when he was around 16 years of age with put and call options - as Edward puts it "with a very small amount, you could make your money do something amazing, or lose it completely!" For his 18th birthday, Edward received £500 worth of shares in two companies, this was his first introduction into investing in shares. Edward went onto become a respected entrepreneur, co-founder of Strata Partners and millionaire private investor. Watch now to learn more about Edward's investing journey, his analytical research process of smallcap/ AIM-listed shares and his continual learning.

Here is an insightful #CONKERSCORNER VIDEO interview by @conkers3 with @carmensfella David Stredder who started from challenging circumstances in life to become a respected property entrepreneur and millionaire investor. Watch now to learn how David worked and invested tirelessly for his financial independence.

Why are these Podcasts and Interviews important? Well because as Jesse Livermore famously wrote "The stock market is never obvious. It is designed to fool most of the people, most of the time". Therefore it is essential that, irrespective of age or experience in investing, we pursue continual learning.

Share Talk is an investing communication portal where we value your opinions and feedback so please get in touch with the Team at enquiries@share-talk.com. Where you can share your ideas and also suggestions for future participants on Conkers' Corner.