ELEVATION CAPITAL'S CHRIS SWASBROOK DISCUSSES BUSINESS NEWS ON RADIO LIVE

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Mitch Harris catches up with Christopher Swasbrook to talk about the latest business news.

  • Robert Mueller investigating money laundering and ties to Russia.

  • Indictment says that more than $75 million US flowed through Paul Manafort's and Rick Gates' offshore accounts.

  • The discussion around news media, and what news outlets people choose to believe and choose not to believe.

  • An investigation finds Russia used millions of social media accounts on Facebook and Twitter to spread 'fake news' before the 2016 US Presidential Election.

  • 45% of Americans (that's over 140 million Americans) say they get their news from Facebook - the leading place to get 'fake news'.

  • The French are running out of butter - will they want to buy butter from New Zealand? Will they pay the prices we have to pay at the supermarket or will they get a nice deal?

  • Transport Investments Ltd in NZ sold for $200 million.