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Prospects in Turnbull's innovation push - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 09 Oct 2015

Volatility is one of the most distinguishing features of our times, according to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, and can be seen in everything from share markets to the "rapid disruption" taking place within the technology sector

Protecting SMSFs against elderly financial abuse - Anthony Fensom

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 23 May 2017

An Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) inquiry has drawn attention to the growing issue of elder abuse in society, including in financial matters

Protecting your portfolio against a downturn - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 12 Apr 2017

Many experts are pointing to a correction in bank shares, especially if the property market should come off the boil

Putting trust in listed property - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 18 Sep 2015

The recent share-market turmoil has highlighted that equities are a risky investment

Qantas posts "unacceptable" result - Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 27 Feb 2014

Companies covered in this report: • Qantas Airways

Qantas posts $2.8bn loss, Ramsay beats forecast - Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 28 Aug 2014

Companies covered in this report: • Ramsay Health Care

Qantas profit falls 7.5pc but beats guidance - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 23 Feb 2017

Statutory earnings per share stood at 27.3 cents for the half, the airline said in a statement to the ASX on Thursday

Qantas to return $500m to investors after record earnings - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 24 Aug 2016

Qantas Group (ASX: QAN) has posted a record 57 per cent rise in underlying profit before tax to $1.53 billion for fiscal 2016, which will enable the resumption of dividend payments, the airline said on Wednesday

QBE: About that turnaround - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 13 Mar 2015

In November 2014, a prolific stock analyst upgraded QBE Insurance (QBE)

QBE's FY16 earnings result surprises on upside - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 27 Feb 2017

QBE Insurance Group (ASX: QBE) posted a 1 per cent year-on-year improvement in cash profit for the fiscal year ended 31 December, 2016 (FY16), as it shrugs off a run of disappointing results in recent years

Quantifying the impact of assets test changes on your retirement - Accurium

Author: Accurium
Date: 10 Jan 2017

It is also important for all retirees to review their spending plans in light of how these changes impact their retirement over the longer term

Ramsay books banner result - Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove
Date: 27 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Ramsay Health Care (RHC)

Ramsay's profit up 19pc, Qantas beats guidance - Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 26 Feb 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Ramsay Health Care (RHC)

Rebalancing appears to be broadening - Paul Bloxham

Author: Paul Bloxham
Date: 28 Oct 2013

Australia's economic growth is showing more signs of rebalancing

Reflections on an asset class - Stuart Dear

Author: Stuart Dear
Date: 21 Apr 2017

The economic data and sentiment indicators--in most parts of the world--continue to suggest a renewed expansion phase for the global economy

Relapse in iron ore rally inevitable - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 06 May 2016

While the iron ore price has bounced back in recent times there is still more pain to come for the smaller iron ore miners, who still face burgeoning supply and an ongoing focus on cost reduction, which will push some out of the higher-cost producers out of the industry

Retail props up Wesfarmers' profit - Anthony Fensom

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 24 Feb 2016

A strong performance at the checkout helped Wesfarmers Limited (WES) lift profits in the December half, offsetting weaker earnings in its industrials and resources divisions

Retirees draw on super slowly, don't blow the cash - Nicki Bourlioufas

Author: Nicki Bourlioufas
Date: 11 Aug 2016

Retirees are increasingly choosing to access their superannuation through income streams rather than lump sums, and the trend will only continue, with more than one in four Australian retirees drawing a pension from their superannuation funds, official figures reveal, with the average withdrawal at $502 a week

Rio Tinto cuts costs to get ahead - Anthony Fensom

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 04 Aug 2016

The Anglo-Australian mining giant announced net earnings of US$1.7 billion (A$2.2 billion), up 113 per cent compared to the previous first half, although underlying earnings were down 47 per cent to US$1.6 billion, the lowest since 2004

Rio Tinto shows shareholder commitment - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 12 Feb 2015

Global mining giant Rio Tinto (RIO) on Thursday announced a 9 per cent fall in underlying earnings to US$9.3 billion for 2014

Rio's earnings, dividend beat forecasts - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 13 Feb 2014

Global mining giant Rio Tinto (RIO) on Thursday announced a 10 per cent increase in underlying earnings to US$10.2 billion for 2013

Rio's profit soars, Tabcorp result in line - Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne

Author: Nicholas Grove/Christine St Anne
Date: 07 Aug 2014

Companies covered in this report: • Rio Tinto

Rise of the Scrap Age - Morningstar

Author: Morningstar
Date: 01 Mar 2016

Beaten-down iron ore and metallurgical coal prices have prompted investors to wonder whether we've finally reached a bottom

Risk management through life insurance - Vicky Kuok

Author: Vicky Kuok
Date: 05 Jan 2016

In our previous article we generally discussed managing risk through life insurance and estate planning

Risks and opportunities in 2016 - AllianceBernstein

Author: AllianceBernstein
Date: 04 Jan 2016

Investments in healthcare and transport infrastructure stocks may help Australian equity investors withstand some of the expected market volatility during 2016, while fertiliser manufacturers, airlines and some discretionary retailers could provide value opportunities

Risks and opportunities in China - Eric Moffett and Chris Kushlis

Author: Eric Moffett and Chris Kushlis
Date: 03 Sep 2015

Risks to China outlook intensify - AllianceBernstein

Author: AllianceBernstein
Date: 26 Apr 2016

A consistent theme in our China research has been to acknowledge the risks inherent in the country's plan to rebalance its economy from an investment-driven model to one in which consumption plays a greater role

Rocky start to 2016 - Greg Meier

Author: Greg Meier
Date: 27 Apr 2016

Equities whipsawed from bear market to bull run last quarter as global recession fears collided with an increasingly dovish policy stance at the US Federal Reserve

Russell shifts to alternative bond strategies - Owen Holdaway

Author: Owen Holdaway
Date: 17 May 2013

Russell Investments has reorientated its portfolios away from traditional fixed income towards alternative and emerging market strategies, in light of new research

Safe withdrawal rates for Australian retirees - David Blanchett/Anthony Serhan/Peter Gee

Author: David Blanchett/Anthony Serhan/Peter Gee
Date: 02 Feb 2016

There is a growing body of literature on safe withdrawal rates for retirees

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