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Are SMSFs too exposed to longevity risk?

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 14 Nov 2014

"The risk when you are young is dying

Murray inquiry: Don't panic

Author: Peter Warnes
Date: 08 Dec 2014

Share prices on the major banks may come under pressure from headlines and probable offshore hedge fund and local short-selling

How to defer tax

Author: Cate Tripodi, Peter Lee and Anne Graham
Date: 12 Jun 2014

Why is it possible to defer tax? Tripodi : Tax legislation is quite prescriptive about what can and can't be done, but does provide some opportunities to consider, such as bringing forward income or possibly delaying the time income is received.

AMP impresses, ASX meets guidance

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 21 Aug 2014

Companies covered in this report: • AMP Limited

Individual stocks appear robust

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 14 Oct 2013

Disclaimer : To the extent that any content in this report constitutes advice, it is general advice that has been prepared by Lesley Beath without taking into account the particular investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs of any individual investors

A key item in a stock wish list

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 12 Sep 2014

The collapse of a number of junior miners due to falling iron-ore prices dominated this week's headlines in the financial press

Industrials versus resources

Author: Regina Meani
Date: 29 Jul 2013

Disclaimer : To the extent that any content in this report constitutes advice, it is general advice that has been prepared by Regina Meani without taking into account the particular investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs of any individual investors

Machiavellian musings on the local market

Author: Andrew Fleming
Date: 17 Apr 2014

The Australian equity market continues to trade at mildly high multiples, albeit with an extreme spread between the highest multiples, which are at dangerous levels, and the lowest, attributable to material stocks of all sorts, whether they are miners or suppliers to miners

Estate planning beyond wills

Author: Brian Hor
Date: 18 Nov 2014

These days estate planning means more than just making a will

What retailers can learn from Domino's

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 03 Jul 2013

Domino's Pizza Enterprises (DMP) managing director Don Meij this week announced a new pizza topping - Cajun chicken camembert

Australian market highly likely to underperform

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 18 Nov 2013

Disclaimer : To the extent that any content in this report constitutes advice, it is general advice that has been prepared by Lesley Beath without taking into account the particular investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs of any individual investors

Odds favour a pause

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 11 Nov 2014

Overview

Major banks register key reversals

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 03 Jun 2013

Disclaimer : To the extent that any content in this report constitutes advice, it is general advice that has been prepared by Lesley Beath without taking into account the particular investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs of any individual investors

BHP Billiton misses the mark

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 20 Aug 2013

BHP Billiton (BHP) on Tuesday announced a net profit of US$10.8 billion for fiscal 2013, down 30 per cent on the prior year

Economic update

Author: Donal Curtin
Date: 24 Feb 2014

Stock tips from a top stock picker

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 10 Jul 2014

As an investment manager who has outperformed the market over the past 10 years, Investors Mutual (IML) certainly knows about investing

BHP aims for higher margins, returns

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove
Date: 19 Aug 2014

BHP Billiton (BHP) on Tuesday announced a net profit of US$13.8 billion for fiscal 2014, up 23 per cent on the prior year

Mermaid more than myth

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 27 Jun 2013

Mermaid Marine Australia (MRM) , the biggest provider of marine services to the West Australian oil and gas industry, has seen its share price rise 27.5 per cent over the past three years, and a massive 105 per cent over the past five years

Stock picks by top managers

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 05 Mar 2014

Last week, the Australian Morningstar Awards 2014 recognised investment managers who had delivered solid returns for investors

5 best stocks from reporting season

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 14 Mar 2014

The recent reporting season featured its usual mix of positive and negative earnings numbers

Emerging markets' thirst for consumer stocks

Author: Odile Lange-Broussy
Date: 08 Dec 2014

As populations grow and wealth rises in the developing world, the options for investors multiply

Economic update

Author: Julian Robertson and Donal Curtin
Date: 29 Apr 2013

ASX and Origin in line, IAG strong

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove
Date: 22 Aug 2013

Companies covered in this report: • ASX Limited (ASX)

Emerging markets ready for growth

Author: Mark Mobius
Date: 11 Jun 2013

Some markets do appear to have a weak pulse right now, but any number of catalysts could act as a jump start

Solutions for secular stagnation

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 03 Mar 2014

Larry Summers, former economic adviser to the White House and Harvard professor, was Barack Obama's first pick to be the new head of the Federal Reserve

2 top building activity exposures

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 03 Jun 2014

In a recent presentation, Sydney-based Alphinity Investment Management said investors can expect activity in housing markets to continue to strengthen for the remainder of 2014 and beyond

A closer look at special dividends

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 16 May 2013

Both Woodside Petroleum (WPL) and Westpac Banking Corporation (WBC) recently announced special dividends

Macquarie posts 49pc rise in profit

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 02 May 2014

Macquarie Group (MQG) on Friday announced a 49 per cent rise in net profit to $1.265 billion for the fiscal year ended 31 March 2014, slightly above Morningstar's forecast for a profit of $1.226 billion

CBA makes history, dividend up 9pc

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 14 Aug 2013

Companies covered in this report: • Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)

QBE's stabilisation continues despite profit fall

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 19 Aug 2014

Companies covered in this report: • QBE Insurance

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