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Low rates won't fix shrinking resources sector

Author: Rachael Micallef
Date: 24 May 2013

Low interest rates will not "fill the hole" in the shrinking resources sector, according to former board member of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Warwick McKibbin

NAB posts 3.3pc rise in dividend

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 09 May 2013

National Australia Bank (NAB) on Thursday announced a 3.1 per cent year-on-year rise in cash earnings - a preferred measure of underlying performance used among the big banks - to $2.915 billion for the half year to the end of March 2013

China: Separating fact from fiction

Author: Mathews Asia
Date: 25 Mar 2014

In recent months, many global investors have focused on a slowdown in Chinese GDP growth, declining exports and massive credit overhang

5 rules for a smart investment strategy

Author: Larissa Fernand
Date: 02 Dec 2014

1) Avoid cookie-cutter solutions to your asset allocation Once you get the broad principles in place, fine tune it to suit yourself

On the wings of an eagle

Author: Bill Gross
Date: 05 Dec 2013

I've always liked Jack Bogle, although I've never met him

Major stock action encouraging

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 27 Oct 2014

Overview

Should investors worry about a housing bubble?

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 18 Nov 2013

The UK government is said to be stoking one

Market Index Performance | October 2013

Author: Morningstar
Date: 11 Nov 2013

14 steps to successful investing

Author: Shane Oliver
Date: 01 May 2013

The last five years have been difficult for investors

When small is big

Author: Mark Mobius
Date: 07 Nov 2013

There's a popular saying in the US, "Good things come in small packages," which is generally a statement about gifts of jewellery

Economic update

Author: Donal Curtin
Date: 21 May 2014

To read the latest Economic Update please click here .

Infrastructure should be own asset class

Author: Owen Holdaway
Date: 23 May 2013

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) has called for infrastructure to be thought of as an asset class in its own right

Economic update

Author: Donal Curtin
Date: 19 Mar 2014

To read the lastest Economic Update, please click here .

Is it the season to be jolly?

Author: Andrew Fleming
Date: 18 Dec 2013

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas

A recession for Australia?

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 20 Jun 2013

This week, Bank of America Merrill Lynch Australia chief economist Saul Eslake was the latest analyst to flag the possibility of an Australian recession

Global equities still hold promise

Author: Dominic Rossi
Date: 08 Aug 2013

While uncertainty has picked up in recent weeks, I believe we remain in an equity-friendly environment

James Hardie's 1H profit rises 7pc

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 19 Nov 2014

James Hardie Industries (JHX) on Wednesday said its net profit for the half year ended 30 September 2014 fell 20 per cent from the prior corresponding period to US$156.1 million

Market's potential upside limited

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 25 Mar 2014

Overview

Why women are better investors than men

Author: Peter Esho
Date: 05 Aug 2013

My last few articles for Morningstar readers have been about portfolio strategy and the need to start looking offshore, as the structure of the Australian market makes outside opportunities attractive

New one-stop approaches to income and growth

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 26 Mar 2014

The exchange-traded fund (ETF) industry in Australia currently stands at $9.93 billion - up 12 per cent since the last quarter - and Morningstar expects the industry's healthy growth to continue

Interest rates no cause for bond alarm

Author: Rachael Micallef
Date: 17 May 2013

The possibility of normalising interest rates should not ring alarm bells for bond investors, according to Tyndall Asset Management

Large IPOs dominate the market

Author: Marcus Ohm
Date: 08 Apr 2014

A combination of falling commodity prices and reduced investor sentiment appear to have had a negative impact on resources company initial public offerings (IPOs) during 2013

Buffett versus hedge funds

Author: Scott Keller
Date: 18 Sep 2014

You can make big money from hedge funds -- especially if you run one

Emerging markets plant seeds for growth

Author: Jeffrey Stafford
Date: 02 Sep 2014

Growth prospects for emerging-market diets remain robust

5 need-to-know ATO rulings

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 25 Jul 2014

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has issued a number of tax determinations (TDs) over the past six months

Macau venture helps Crown lift profit 35pc

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 14 Aug 2014

Casino operator Crown Resorts' (CWN) on Thursday said its net profit for the financial year ended 30 June 2014 rose 35.2 per cent to $640 million after a solid performance by its joint venture in Macau

Trust gives nod to "superior" Perpetual offer

Author: Staff Reporter
Date: 21 May 2013

The Trust Company (TRU) board has written to shareholders recommending they accept a takeover offer from Perpetual (PPT) that it says is superior to a revised offer from Equity Trustees (EQT) , while the competition watchdog is also keeping an eye on proceedings

Don't forget Japan

Author: Paul Bloxham
Date: 29 Jul 2013

China is Australia's biggest story

BHP to boost shareholder value

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 30 Aug 2013

As incoming chief of BHP Billiton (BHP) , Andrew MacKenzie's big focus was to simplify the business - with costs a key priority

The emerging markets worth your cash

Author: Emma Wall
Date: 17 Nov 2014

Emerging markets should be renamed diverging markets, as they are increasingly uncorrelated

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