Patrick Poke

Last time we heard from Wilson Asset Management's Lead Portfolio Managers, the mood was decidedly bearish. We were in the midst of a correction, and they, like many others, were questioning whether it was ‘the big one’. Fast forward six months, and the mood has picked up. What’s changed? According... Show More

Tobias Yao

I have just returned from China, looking at how Australian goods such as infant formula are sold and marketed, given the strong Chinese demand for such products. Being able to speak with shop attendants in their native language let me get to the source of information. In this wire, I... Show More

Peter Rae

Reporting season has just ended and so we take a look at how the listed investment companies under our coverage fared over that time. We continue to remind investors that the best way to measure performance of LICs is to look at total returns, either portfolio returns or share price... Show More

Patrick Poke

More than 50% of LICs on the ASX are currently trading at a discount, including more than 30% trading at a discount of 10% or more. Geoff Wilson AO, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer of Wilson Asset Management, says that buying LICs at a discount is like “a real-life Boxing... Show More

Chris Stott

Wilson Asset Management (WAM) was founded in 1997 by Geoff Wilson. Since then, WAM has gone on to launch seven LIC’s with over $3 billion in shareholder capital. The flagship fund, WAM Capital, has delivered 17.5% p.a. since inception (August 1999), outperforming the ASX All Ords by 9.2% p.a. Show More