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.

  • A jury in California has ordered Monsanto to pay US $289 million after school caretaker Dewayne Johnson filed a lawsuit against the company alleging glyphosate caused his cancer. The jury awarded Johnson $39 million in compensation, and ordered Monsanto to pay $250 million in punitive damages.

  • How does this fine compare to other massive fines dished out to American companies?

  • The value of the Turkish Lira has plunged - why? How much further could it fall?

  • How will this affect countries that trade with Turkey?

  • Banks have been shutting down hundreds of ATM machines across New Zealand. How are rural Kiwi's going to withdraw their money?

  • What's going on with crypto currencies suddenly losing so much value?