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Prashant Mehra

Prashant Mehra

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Prashant Mehra is a writer for Finder. He has two decades of experience in business and financial news and has previously worked for Reuters, Newscorp and the Australian Associated Press. His work has appeared in major global publications including the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Guardian and the Nikkei Asian Review. Prashant has a graduate degree in commerce and holds a Masters of Management Studies in Finance.

Latest articles by Prashant Mehra

30 articles written by this author

Inflation rose again: All eyes on what the RBA will do next

Australia's inflation rose to a higher than expected 7.8% in the December quarter, on an annual basis.

Prashant Mehra 25 January 2023
Inflation rose again: All eyes on what the RBA will do next

Will Australia face a recession in 2023? It could depend on the RBA

Experts believe Australia's central bank holds the key to whether or not the economy tips into a recession.

Prashant Mehra 23 January 2023
Will Australia face a recession in 2023? It could depend on the RBA

Mining shares could be turning cheaper: Here’s why

Shares in top miners have climbed 15–30% over the past 2 months but some are still considered undervalued.

Prashant Mehra 20 January 2023
Mining shares could be turning cheaper: Here’s why

Musk loses US$200 billion as Tesla’s share price tumbles. Is it now a buying opportunity?

Shares in the world's biggest electric car maker are down 64% over the past 12 months.

Prashant Mehra 16 January 2023
Musk loses US$200 billion as Tesla’s share price tumbles. Is it now a buying opportunity?

Why 2023 should be the year you start investing 

Even with all the doom and gloom in the investment world, markets do go up over time.

Prashant Mehra 6 January 2023
Why 2023 should be the year you start investing 

5 investment options to try in 2023

Here's a list of some common investment options in Australia to consider when building your investment portfolio.

Prashant Mehra 4 January 2023
5 investment options to try in 2023

7 steps to set your investment goals in 2023

Developing a consistent approach to saving and investing will help you stick to your plans in 2023.

Prashant Mehra 3 January 2023
7 steps to set your investment goals in 2023

Why are energy commodities like coal trading up right now?

SPONSORED: Energy commodities spiked over the last year with analysts suggesting they could remain elevated over the next 12 months.

Prashant Mehra 29 December 2022
Why are energy commodities like coal trading up right now?

Is 2023 a good time to get back into bonds?

Investors may be focusing on near-term headwinds, but longer-term returns are on the up, helped by rising bond prices. 

Prashant Mehra 9 December 2022
Is 2023 a good time to get back into bonds?

VanEck launches a gold ETF: Is it worth it?

The new fund will provide access to investment in Australia-sourced gold and is targeted at investors seeking long-term capital growth.

Prashant Mehra 7 December 2022
VanEck launches a gold ETF: Is it worth it?
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