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Articles from: Emerging world needs new model - Dominic Rossi to Fears of a Trump dump in tech stocks are overdone - Glenn Freeman

Emerging world needs new model - Dominic Rossi

Author: Dominic Rossi
Date: 15 Aug 2013

The recent weakness in emerging market equities is structural

End of the bull market? - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 19 Aug 2014

Overview

End-of-year SMSF tax considerations - Melanie Dunn

Author: Melanie Dunn
Date: 20 Jun 2016

Here are just a few key tax considerations to be aware of to help you and your self-managed superannuation fund make the most of available tax deductions and concessions

Equity markets in vulnerable position - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 30 Sep 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

Estate planning a pull factor for SMSFs - Katarina Taurian

Author: Katarina Taurian
Date: 07 Jun 2013

The increasing focus on estate planning as one of the benefits of a self-managed super fund (SMSF) is contributing to the popularity of SMSFs broadly, according to Peter Burgess, head of policy and technical at AMP SMSF

Estate planning beyond wills - Brian Hor

Author: Brian Hor
Date: 18 Nov 2014

These days estate planning means more than just making a will

Estate planning implications of Budget 2016 - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 23 May 2016

Budget 2016 could have far-reaching estate planning consequences for some self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees, further emphasising the importance of a well-formed, legally binding plan

ETF market outlook strong despite volatility - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 08 Feb 2016

Despite the wild ride of share markets over recent months, and some very poor investment returns, the size of the Australian exchange-traded fund (ETF) market has jumped as investors pour money into this asset class despite, or perhaps because of, volatile markets

ETF or ETP: What's the difference? - Arian Neiron

Author: Arian Neiron
Date: 27 Apr 2016

All ETFs are ETPs, but not all ETPs are ETFs

ETFs: Giving investors transparency and choice - Arian Neiron

Author: Arian Neiron
Date: 12 May 2015

There is now a greater range of low-cost, transparent, easily traded managed funds available to Australian investors

Ethical investment gathering momentum - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 07 Mar 2017

Demand is rising for responsible or ethical investment, as funds flow into the sector from mainstream funds and the product offering is growing as more investment managers join the trend

EU elections set to rattle Europe - Michael Collins

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 24 Apr 2014

Imagine if fringe political parties of the left and right were gaining sufficient support in different Australian states to win enough seats at a federal election to destabilise the House of Representatives

Euro area's ticking fiscal time bomb - Darren Williams

Author: Darren Williams
Date: 02 May 2016

Final government deficit and debt data for 2015 have just been published

Europe continues to emit warning signals - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 05 May 2015

Overview

Europe faces danger of deflation - Michael Collins

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 28 Jan 2014

Greece, as is often the case, is a bellwether for all that is going wrong in Europe

Europe sentiment boosts investor confidence - Rachael Micallef

Author: Rachael Micallef
Date: 30 May 2013

Investor confidence continued to rise in May, driven by a shift in risk appetite among European institutions, according to the State Street Investor Confidence Index (ICI)

Europe still on a slow boil - Komal S Sri-Kumar

Author: Komal S Sri-Kumar
Date: 31 Jul 2013

The eurozone has been relatively free of eruptions for several months

Europe's economy is stable, but is it healthy? - Andrew Balls

Author: Andrew Balls
Date: 05 Jun 2014

What is PIMCO's secular outlook for Europe? The central idea in our global secular outlook is for a New Neutral policy rate for central banks, with the US Federal Reserve's rate likely to be close to 0 per cent in real terms, adjusted for inflation, over the next three to five years.

European operations boost Sonic Healthcare's earnings - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 15 Feb 2017

The result was achieved on the back of a 1 per cent rise in revenues to around $2.48 billion, the pathology services provider said in a statement to the ASX on Wednesday

Every financial crisis is different - John Rekenthaler

Author: John Rekenthaler
Date: 29 Jun 2016

Several years later, The Big Short informs us, the smart money understood that the housing market was dangerously overheated

Exercise some near-term caution - Lesley Beath

Author: Lesley Beath
Date: 10 Mar 2015

Overview

Expect more volatility, but some growth too - Guy Bruten/Anthony Chan

Author: Guy Bruten/Anthony Chan
Date: 08 Feb 2016

After a third quarter during which there were 13 days when the S&P 500 moved by 1.5 per cent or more, the fourth quarter saw another seven days with big equity market swings

Exploring South32's hidden value - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 20 May 2015

This week BHP Billiton (BHP) spin-off South32 Limited (S32) made its debut on the Australian Securities Exchange, opening at $2.13 and closing at $2.05

Eyes on the energy sector - Regina Meani

Author: Regina Meani
Date: 05 Aug 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

Fairfax result highlights print weaknesses - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 10 Aug 2016

But better times could be ahead, with earnings from its online business Domain increasing, as online advertising takes over from print

Falling interest rates to push money into equities - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 17 Jun 2016

This is expected to push more money into the share market over 2016 as investors seek high-yielding equities, according to David Bassanese, chief economist with BetaShares

Fast-growing stocks in the New Neutral - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 27 Aug 2014

It was global bond manager PIMCO that developed the term "new neutral," a concept that morphed from its original investment thesis, the "new normal"

Favourite funds in focus - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 02 Nov 2015

For retail investors genuinely interested in diversifying their portfolios, Morningstar research manager Kathryn Young has several managed fund options for investors which are readily accessible

Fear of volatility is biggest risk to returns - Emma Wall

Author: Emma Wall
Date: 18 May 2015

Volatility may create investment opportunities but it spooks investors, causing them to crystallise losses, warns emerging markets veteran investor Mark Mobius

Fears of a Trump dump in tech stocks are overdone - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 16 Nov 2016

Fears of a rout in the technology sector are overdone, according to Morningstar equity analyst Gareth James

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