Managed accounts experience FUM surge

23-Mar-2017

Managed account funds under management (FUM) grew substantially in the first half of the 2017 financial year, driven by market movement in existing portfolios and new participants, according to the Institute of Manag.. Read More

Gloomier commodities forecast as China acts

27-Mar-2017

A leading economic expert on China has warned that the outlook for Australian resources companies in 2017 may darken as inflation declines in China while authorities relax restrictions on coal output, which may lead .. Read More

Crowdfunding law a boon for fintech sector

27-Mar-2017

Incoming legislative changes to equity crowdfunding will help further “democratise investing” by allowing retail investors to participate in funding rounds for local fintech start-ups, according to Equiti.. Read More

Fixed income merits long-term vision

24-Mar-2017

Patience and resilience are necessary for investors when positioning fixed income portfolios to deliver a regular income stream in a low growth environment, according to Grant Samuel Funds Management (GSFM). Spe.. Read More

Managed accounts experience FUM surge

23-Mar-2017

Managed account funds under management (FUM) grew substantially in the first half of the 2017 financial year, driven by market movement in existing portfolios and new participants, according to the Institute of Manag.. Read More

New LIC taps into global uncertainty

22-Mar-2017

Listed fund manager John Bridgeman has opened subscriptions for a new listed investment company (LIC) to focus on high-conviction, global macro strategies. The new LIC, Benjamin Hornigold Limited (BHL), followed.. Read More

Look beyond fixed income for opportunities

22-Mar-2017

While bonds could no longer be perceived as an investor safe haven, investors could take heart from the strong rally in Australia’s commodities and positive signs in other sectors, according to Bennelong Austra.. Read More

US-led fiscal policy to boost global growth

17-Mar-2017

The global shift from an expansionary monetary policy to expansionary fiscal policy sparked by recent political events has opened the way for a positive change in market behaviour for investors, according to UBS Asse.. Read More

Opinion – Yield hunters set to come unstuck

17-Mar-2017

Chasing income usually entails more risk – both direct and indirect – than the client can understand and the adviser can explain, yet the last few years have been unusual in that these extra risks haven&r.. Read More

Praemium CEO hits back following sacking

16-Mar-2017

The ousted chief executive of listed managed account provider Praemium has joined with several prominent investors in the company to requisition a general meeting of shareholders in an attempt to replace Praemium&rsq.. Read More

Entry and exit strategy key for investors

16-Mar-2017

A disciplined entry and exit strategy could prove to be the difference for investors hoping to outperform the market this year, with trends indicating a continuing resources resurgence and rising interest rates would.. Read More

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