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The G20 Summit was shaped up to be important for global markets, with the potential for an agreement between President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump. Though we have seen tensions ease on tariffs, the US-China trade dispute won’t go away, explains David Polak, Investment Director at Capital Group. Show More

Raiz Invest - Micro Invest Platform for Millennial's

Independent Investment Research

Since launching the application in Australia in February 2016, the platform has experienced rapid customer and FUM growth with the platform having over 175,000 active users and $261.5m FUM at 30 September 2018. The company launched Raiz Invest Super in July 2018 designed to help build wealth for retirement in... Show More

The one thing all good businesses have

Ben Rundle

In this podcast, Andrew Pridham, CEO of Moelis Australia tells us: "The one thing that all good businesses have is good people, a really clear vision of what they want to achieve and they are not worried by short-term volatility. They have a plan and they stick to it." Show More

Costello Backs Nationalising Super

Christopher Joye

Today I write that in 1992 Paul Keating created forced public saving via superannuation yet, in an unusual oversight for an otherwise inspired policy, offered no public super solution (click on that link to read the full column or AFR subs can click here). Excerpt only: Show More

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Yes please. I would move my super into that Fund.

Gold and value stocks dominate leader-board in EGG stock picking competition

Eley Griffiths Group

As the Eley Griffiths Group stock-picking competition nears its final weeks, here is a quick update of the leader-board. A confluence of events including heightened trade tensions, an oil price correction, Brexit, midterms and a general repricing of growth expectations have seen significant challenges for both developed and emerging markets.... Show More

Buy Hold Sell: 5 stocks ready for a rebound

Buy Hold Sell

You don’t have to look too far to find a list of stocks with beaten-down share prices following the recent market clean out. Figuring out which ones are going to bounce back, however, is the trickier task. These turnaround stories are not for the faint-hearted, but the returns can be... Show More

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Maxwell Percy

Thanks team for your excellent contributions during 2018. I have not only enjoyed and learnt from them but also appreciated spending your time in preparing each episode. Best wishes a [...]

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James Marlay

Hi Max, thanks for your kind words and glad you enjoyed the shows this year. Safe investing for 2019.

How far is housing from fair value?

Angela Ashton

With the housing market continuing to make news, we examine nationwide house prices relative to changes in income, lending rates and a measure called ‘hypothetical borrowing power’, to assess how they compare to 'fair value'. Show More

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Dr Jerome Lander

Having predicted the market falls this year also, I can't wait to see the next article and how far Sydney needs to fall before it becomes fair value! The falls to fair value (or below) [...]

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Tyler Purviance

Looking forward to the next installment.... I need to buy a house so wouldn't mind a correction

The biggest challenge facing investors in 2019

Peter Wilmshurst

US companies had a strong run in earnings and revenue growth during 2018, with numbers largely surprising on the upside. A run like that looks unlikely in 2019, as the benefits of substantial fiscal stimulus from US tax cuts and greater public spending wane. US companies are already signalling that... Show More

The next 30 years for investors

Mark Burgess

In a panel discussion at Livewire Live in 2016, which you can see here, I described my worst fear at that moment: the danger of a trade war. In this wire, I revisit my thesis and ask what it means for investors. Show More

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Stipe Nubbles

I would be very interested to know, in Mark's comment, "For the active investor, this may be a great time to show skill" what he means by "active investor." Is this a person trading co [...]