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John Abernethy

Over recent weeks, we have highlighted that there are two main international macro events that will need to be closely monitored over the coming months. Each could impact the performance of investment markets in 2019. Show More

James Gerrish

Yes, yes, we’re all sick of talking about politics so we’ll be short and focus on four key considerations that could impact your investments if the bookies are correct and Labor win the next election. Show More

Clime Asset Management

Ahead of what is likely to be a controversial budget, anticipation is further stimulated by the plethora of policy suggestions and thought bubbles that have been leaked by the Treasury Department. The task set for the Government and Treasurer encapsulates a range of serious problems far greater than simply balancing... Show More

Clime Asset Management

To say that Australia's extended property bubble has resulted from merely supply and demand pressures is overly simplistic. Poor infrastructure and property price growth that dramatically exceed wage growth all contribute to the insurmountable pressure for future generations to afford property in this country. Is this really sustainable or are... Show More

Clime Asset Management

The 2016-17 Budget will be released tomorrow and it is expected there will be an adjustment to the “thin capitalisation” rules that govern international companies operating in Australia. To understand the concept and the reasoning behind the Government’s concern with thin capitalisation, we read the explanation from the ATO's website.... Show More