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The Sure Thing

The Sure Thing is the untold story of how two university friends hatched a near perfect crime, only to be undone by the desire for more. Angus Grigg pieces together Australia's biggest insider trading scam in a new six-part podcast from The Australian Financial Review. New episodes released every Monday 6am AEDT.

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The Sure Thing is the untold story of how two university friends hatched a near perfect crime, only to be undone by the desire for more. Angus Grigg pieces together Australia's biggest insider trading scam in a new six-part podcast from The Australian Financial Review. New episodes released every Monday 6am AEDT.

Announcement + Introducing Tech Zero

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The Australian Financial Review presents Tech Zero, a podcast about the big green ideas that could get us to net zero and the incredible wealth those ideas could generate. 

In other news, The Sure Thing 2 is now in development. This time, we’re uncovering one of the biggest financial heists in history. 

For more, visit the Tech Zero site on afr.com. AFR subscribers can also sign up for the weekly Carbon Challenge newsletter. 

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Jun 22 2022

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Introducing: How I Made It

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The Australian Financial Review presents How I Made It, stories of building wealth from the ground up and business advice from members of the Financial Review Rich Lists.

How I Made It website here.

Subscribe to the Australian Financial Review here.

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Nov 10 2021

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Ep 7. Blind Date

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Chris meets up for a beer with the man who reported him to authorities – a second chance and unlikely opportunity follow.

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Apr 11 2021

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Quick Announcement

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Join us next Monday for episode 7 when one of the players comes forward with an offer Chris will find hard to refuse.

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Apr 04 2021

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Ep 6. The Green Governor

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Chris is moved to "real" prison and forced to defend himself in a brawl. Lukas charms his way through the system, joins a footy team and blames Chris for getting caught.

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Mar 28 2021

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Ep 5. The Long Game

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A source comes forward to reveal Lukas had been targeting the currency markets for an insider trading heist year's before that "two day piss-up"

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Mar 21 2021

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Special Announcement

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After our last episode a source has come forward and talked about Lukas’ scheming, which goes back much further than his days on the NAB trading floor.

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Mar 17 2021

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Ep 4. The Submarine

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Chris calls his dad from jail, Lukas throws his burner phone out the window and the police finally get to bang on a door.

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Mar 14 2021

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Ep 3. The Wolf of Wall Street

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Lukas taunts police, buys an apartment on national television and then after a "meet up" with Chris their scheme begins to unravel. 

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Mar 07 2021

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Ep 2. Moral Seduction

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Lukas' secret trading spirals out of control, after betraying his university friend, Chris, at the first available opportunity. With profits running into the millions, it's not long before someone notices.

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Feb 28 2021

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Ep 1. Friday Special

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Two years after graduation, university friends Chris Hill and Lukas Kamay, meet up and plot the biggest insider trading heist in Australian history.

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Feb 21 2021

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The Sure Thing trailer 2 - premieres Feb 22

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It began with a two day "piss-up". University friends, Christopher Hill and Lukas Kamay, meeting up at a beach house two years after graduation. It ended with Australia's biggest insider trading case. Episode 1 premieres February 22nd. 

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Feb 17 2021

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Coming soon - The Sure Thing

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The Sure Thing is the untold story of how two university friends hatched a near perfect crime, only to be undone by the desire for more. Angus Grigg pieces together Australia's biggest insider trading scam in a new six-part podcast from The Australian Financial Review.

See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Feb 04 2021

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