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Why investors will remain high on pot stocks

27/04/2017 | 3:03 PM The rush of companies raising capital on the ASX to cultivate medicinal cannabis is likely to continue, given a high unmet need for effective pain management.

Is your data safe with ASX 100 companies?

26/04/2017 | 1:01 PM More than 80 per cent of company directors anticipate an increase in online security risks over the next year or more, but many have no clear plan on how to mitigate the threat.

Trump: 100 days in office

26/04/2017 | 10:03 AM Trump's first 100 days in office may have acted as a fillip for global equity returns, but this most unconventional of US presidents will now need to roll up his sleeves and deliver.

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27/04/2017 | 3:03 PM  The rush of companies raising capital on the ASX to cultivate medicinal cannabis is likely to continue, given a high unmet need for effective pain management.

26/04/2017 | 8:28 AM  Research shows that how a stock reacts to company news in turn affects the company's decision-making in a sort of feedback loop.

24/04/2017 | 3:10 PM  Both companies are leaders in their respective fields of mining and gas production, but Morningstar anticipates quite different earnings patterns for 2017 and beyond.

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Fund Stories

26/04/2017 | 10:01 AM  Trump's first 100 days in office may have acted as a fillip for global equity returns, but this most unconventional of US presidents will now need to roll up his sleeves and deliver.

26/04/2017 | 9:38 AM  Following the first round of the French Presidential elections, the 7 May vote is now between Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen. What does it mean for investors?

21/04/2017 | 10:19 AM  Environmental, sustainability and governance investing approaches that exclude entire sectors are unpopular with asset managers and their investors.

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ETF Stories

26/04/2017 | 8:00 AM  Contrary to popular belief, history has shown that global listed infrastructure securities can perform well following an interest rate hike.

12/04/2017 | 1:14 PM  With views mixed on whether the current bull market has much puff left, investors may want to position their portfolios to insulate against a market shock should it arrive.

28/03/2017 | 8:43 AM  It should come as no surprise that ETFs have moved into the limelight and are providing attractive ways for investors to achieve low-cost small-cap exposure.

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SMSF Stories

07/04/2017 | 8:08 AM  What happens if directors of a corporate trustee need to sign off on decisions concerning them as members if they are overseas?

06/04/2017 | 8:02 AM  Super remains the most tax-effective way to build retirement savings and it will now be easier for employees to make tax-deductible contributions in the future.

05/04/2017 | 11:31 AM  In recent years, Australian superannuation funds have been increasing the amount of control they offer members, and robo-advice is part of furthering this objective.

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As of 27/04/2017 03:03 PM (20 min delay)
* All Ords and ASX200 pricing is 20 min delayed.
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All Ords* 8.8 0.1 5,946
ASX200* 10.2 0.2 5,922
NZ50 23.3 0.3 7,358
DJI -21.0 -0.1 20,975
FTSE100 13.1 0.2 7,289
Nikkei225 -35.9 -0.2 19,254
HKSE -3.4 0.0 24,575
Shanghai -12.4 -0.4 3,128
CAC 10.0 0.2 5,288
DAX 5.8 0.0 12,473

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ASX Name Price ($) Change (%)
SBM St Barbara Limited 2.71 6.27
NST Northern Star Resources Ltd 4.50 5.63
RSG Resolute Mining Limited 1.2425 5.30
ORE Orocobre Limited 2.865 4.56
QAN Qantas Airways Limited 4.19 4.49
BDR Beadell Resources Limited 0.24 4.35
BKL Blackmores Limited 106.93 4.29
SAR Saracen Mineral Holdings Limited 0.9125 4.29
IGO Independence Group NL 3.25 4.17
DCN Dacian Gold Limited 1.755 4.15
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ASX Name Price ($) Change (%)
STO Santos Limited 3.44 -5.49
LYC Lynas Corporation Limited 0.0935 -4.59
ORG Origin Energy Limited 7.195 -4.45
RCG RCG Corporation Limited 0.88 -3.83
IPD ImpediMed Limited 0.7225 -3.67
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