27/07/2015 | 7:26 AM Countries including Australia, Germany, Japan and the US will nudge against Stein's law if they persist with ignoring imbalances within their economies.
23/07/2015 | 9:03 AM Economic update for the period ending 14 July 2015.
21/07/2015 | 3:28 PM BlackRock's "Yellen Index" indicates the US economy is ready for policy-rate normalisation
20/07/2015 | 7:21 AM The Asian region provided the main winners within emerging markets in 2014 thanks to the sharp decline in the oil price. But what can investors expect from 2015?
17/07/2015 | 7:28 AM Preparation, discipline, patience and decisiveness are some of the key attributes that make a "true" investor, as Magellan's Hamish Douglass illustrates.
16/07/2015 | 7:17 AM A number of global equity fund managers have relatively large portfolio exposures to China, but investors need to be mindful about keeping a focus on the long term.
15/07/2015 | 7:41 AM A shaky global backdrop is making it difficult to hide from a downturn in asset prices, with blanket selling when confidence abates, Schroders' Matthew Booker says.
14/07/2015 | 8:41 AM From time to time, equity markets will experience bouts of volatility due to a variety of reasons. Here are 10 key tips for stopping yourself from making rash moves.
13/07/2015 | 8:25 AM While risks loom, it would be premature to throw in the towel on Europe especially as it is beginning to turn the corner.
8/07/2015 | 1:45 PM
8/07/2015 | 7:33 AM Even a well-diversified portfolio can reveal surprises. Find out if your portfolio is too concentrated in a sector, asset class or even a stock.
8/07/2015 | 7:24 AM Following the resounding "no" vote from the Greek people, some global economists are now putting the chances of an exit from the Eurozone at 100 per cent.
7/07/2015 | 7:31 AM Schroders' Martin Conlon discusses the artificiality of elevated assets and investor infatuation with "capital-light" business models.
29/06/2015 | 1:43 PM With the Reserve Bank of Australia meeting this week, PIMCO's Rob Mead discusses the bond manager's outlook and the implications for Australian investors.
2/07/2015 | 9:17 AM Investors should watch the velocity of rate increases, keep Greece in perspective, and mind diversification in a world with very few good values.
1/07/2015 | 9:17 AM Two of the fund world's pre-eminent stock-pickers share their views on the market and valuations.
29/06/2015 | 9:36 AM Keep in mind the one maxim that does have a perfect track record over time: the higher the rise, the further the fall.
30/06/2015 | 9:17 AM GMO chief investment strategist Jeremy Grantham lists the 10 issues occupying his mind today, including human optimism, resource limitations and the Fed's deficiencies.
29/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Global fund managers discuss emerging opportunities beyond the local market.
24/06/2015 | 9:17 AM A series of "macro hurricanes" sweeping through global financial markets have given even the most sophisticated investors cause to stop and think in recent times.
22/06/2015 | 9:17 AM With most of the debt now being held by institutions, contagion is no longer a concern, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
18/06/2015 | 9:17 AM PIMCO's Rob Mead discusses interest rates, the global economy and where he thinks the best opportunities will be over the next 12 months.
17/06/2015 | 9:17 AM For the first time in over 30 years, India has a pro-business leader whose initiatives include simplifying labour laws and streamlining financial regulations.
16/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Despite valuations looking stretched, UK-based private bank Coutts says there are still gains to be made in equities, while gold remains an effective hedge against global risks.
15/06/2015 | 9:17 AM A stronger US dollar poses many of the same threats for emerging markets as it did a quarter of a century ago, with one fresh twist.
12/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Morningstar's Anthony Serhan takes a look at the experiences of fund investors around the world.
11/06/2015 | 9:17 AM The triple-treat domestic investment honeymoon is over, according to a report from Russell Investments.
11/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Investing in global equities and currencies are often considered as the same thing but in truth should be considered differently, according to Ibbotson Associates' Andrew Lill.
10/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Australia has scored a D in the area of tax, regulation and disclosure in Morningstar's latest Global Fund Investor Experience report.
9/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Morningstar Investment Management's Chris Galloway discusses the important role annuities can play within a portfolio, as well as the key risk faced by all investors.
9/06/2015 | 9:17 AM The BRIC markets have fundamentally changed over the past decade and therefore there is a need for adjustment going forward.
5/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Top portfolio managers discuss how they achieve the right balance between the major asset classes in what is an increasingly expensive market.
4/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Companies with sustainable earnings can still be found despite the market being expensive, according to Ausbil's Paul Xiradis.
4/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Despite high valuations in the Australian market, top managers like Perpetual and Ausbil are still seeing some opportunities.
3/06/2015 | 9:17 AM
5/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Perpetual's Paul Skamvougeras maintains his argument for being underweight the banks while favouring stocks with sound balance sheets and good management.
2/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Investors should exercise caution when it comes to investing in high-yielding fixed-income strategies.
1/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Cash-generating stocks with a focus on creating shareholder value can be found across the global investing universe.
1/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Platinum's Andrew Clifford points out where he is finding well-priced opportunities among the global markets.
1/06/2015 | 9:17 AM Political risk or noise in the media can strike fear into the hearts and minds of investors, while in reality there may still be solid long-term returns to be had.
28/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Russia has been hit hard by the fall in the oil price, while China is introducing policy to boost its economy.
26/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Top-rated managers say that initiatives in India and China are freeing up capital, promoting growth, and creating opportunities for investors.
25/05/2015 | 9:17 AM With bonds expected to return around 2 per cent and global equities 4.5 per cent, the bond giant see a balanced portfolio achieving about 3.5 per cent per annum for investors.
22/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Economic update for the period ending 15 May 2015.
22/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Emerging markets guru Mark Mobius talks about bull markets and viable growth opportunities at the recent Morningstar Investment Conference in the UK.
19/05/2015 | 9:17 AM The Chinese government is now providing access to its onshore markets in several ways, as PIMCO explains.
18/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Emerging markets guru Mark Mobius says while volatility creates opportunities for fund managers, investors get spooked and this is what threatens returns.
14/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Few would disagree that it makes sense to invest globally. Where views differ is on how best to go about it and how to define diversification.
11/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Forecasting isn't getting any easier and resorting to fundamentals to explain recent price fluctuations is becoming increasingly difficult, Schroders' Martin Conlon says.
8/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Local investors can get access to a number of quality fund managers who possess the Warren Buffett magic.
6/05/2015 | 9:17 AM
6/05/2015 | 9:17 AM It is likely that interest rates can become more negative and that negative rates will be around for a while yet, according to Fidelity's Michael Collins.
5/05/2015 | 9:17 AM Investing in the small-cap sector can be wealth-destroying. Therefore, it is important that investors make informed decisions.
4/05/2015 | 9:17 AM The Eurozone can now afford a "Grexit" despite the implications for markets, according to the UK-based Argonaut Capital.
29/04/2015 | 9:17 AM As a global rates and currencies strategist, Nikko Asset Management's Roger Bridges gives an insight into the investment implications of currency movements for portfolios.
28/04/2015 | 9:17 AM With the Australian market at a six-year high it is difficult to seek value, but investors can still find quality companies at good prices, according to Morningstar's fund manager of the year.
28/04/2015 | 9:17 AM For income-seekers, these "myths" could come back to haunt you, says Morningstar's US-based director of personal finance Christine Benz.
27/04/2015 | 9:17 AM With the exception of Russia, economic conditions appear to have taken a turn for the better in emerging Europe, according to Thomas White International.
24/04/2015 | 9:17 AM As growth concerns linger in China and the US, central-bank policy in Europe appears to be having its desired effect, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
23/04/2015 | 9:18 AM The strength in markets meant KiwiSaver investors across all providers and risk profiles were rewarded.
21/04/2015 | 9:18 AM Analysing stocks is not easy but investors can use five of Morningstar's concepts to help them understand and choose quality companies.
20/04/2015 | 9:18 AM Despite a growing criticism of dividend imputation, Fidelity's Kate Howitt argues that the tax initiative has brought a number of benefits to investors.
16/04/2015 | 9:18 AM Economic update for the period ending 15 April 2015.
15/04/2015 | 9:18 AM Want to maximise portfolio returns and minimise losses? Stick to a value approach and resist the urge to be backward-looking when it comes to performance.
15/04/2015 | 9:18 AM PIMCO's Harley Bassman offers his thoughts on ways to enhance the effectiveness of the current policy path.
14/04/2015 | 9:18 AM It's widely agreed that asset allocation is the largest determinant of long-term investment performance.
14/04/2015 | 9:18 AM
13/04/2015 | 9:18 AM As China opens up its economy, reforms aimed at state-owned enterprises will spark higher valuations, HSBC Global Asset Management predicts.
9/04/2015 | 9:18 AM Westpac's David Simon talks about rebalancing a portfolio as investors continue to confront a number of risks.
9/04/2015 | 9:18 AM There's a practical risk to being too diversified, and when you own too many stocks and managed funds, it becomes nearly impossible to get a good knowledgeable grasp on each holding.
7/04/2015 | 9:18 AM The US Federal Reserve confronts a number of challenges as it normalises monetary policy, as Nikko Asset Management's Roger Bridges explains.
3/04/2015 | 9:18 AM People are living longer and this means the cost of retirement keeps increasing.
1/04/2015 | 9:18 AM Think risk assets deliver the greatest returns? A new paper dispels this myth and instead proves that the equities that deliver the greatest profit are the unpopular ones.
1/04/2015 | 9:18 AM One of Australia's most successful investors shares his insights into finding quality, high-growth companies at a good price.
30/03/2015 | 9:18 AM PIMCO expects the Eurozone to benefit from a number of cyclical tailwinds that will likely see above-trend growth and help to reverse the decline in core inflation.
26/03/2015 | 9:18 AM Risk is not volatility - risk is the potential an investor has for loss, says Oaktree's Howard Marks. Recognising this is the first step in protecting your portfolio from losing money.
25/03/2015 | 9:18 AM Rather than engaging in a realistic and informed conversation about future risks, the investment industry has become myopically focused on a simplistic, backward-looking measure -- volatility.
23/03/2015 | 9:18 AM Investors should look beyond the negative headlines when it comes to China as there are plenty of opportunities for growth in both earnings and cash flows.
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