Nick O’Connor is the publisher of Southbank Investment Research, one of Britain’s leading publishers of independent financial advice and alternative ideas. Southbank Investment Research is one of The Agora Companies, a global network of private publishing companies with roots going back to 1978.
Since its inception in 2015, more than 100,000 investors from all over the Britain have looked to Southbank Investment Research to provide critical thinking and valuable, actionable financial insight. With 12 different titles and highly experienced investment experts covering everything from new technology breakthroughs to the energy market, retirement planning to preparing for the next financial crisis, SIR is an antidote to lazy analysis and groupthink found in the mainstream media and financial industry.
After becoming Associate Publisher in 2015, Nick was instrumental in exposing the state’s plans to abolish cash – publishing The War on Cash with Tim Price, and personally bringing a petition with more than 10,000 signatures to Parliament.
He’s also the author of The Exponentialist, a 2016 book on the four most important technological trends of the coming decade, with interviews from Nobel Prize winning scientists, billionaire investors and some of the world’s leading thinkers. As publisher and writer he’s worked with some of the City’s most respected investors, as well as New York Times best-selling authors Bill Bonner and Daniel Denning.