Jonathan Bayes

About Jonathan Bayes

As the Chief Investment Officer (CIO) for Prime Financial Group, I work closely with the national advisory team, high net worth individuals, family groups and Prime’s broader accounting network to provide considered and pro-active investment advice.
23 06, 2017

Australian Market Summary (Issue 454) – June 23rd, 2017

By | 2017-06-23T14:55:58+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Australian News, Market Summary, Weekly market update|0 Comments

Australian Market Summary (Issue 454) - June 23rd, 2017 The penultimate week insofar as the financial year is concerned. Amazingly, as I write this week’s update, I note today is exactly 12 months to the day since Brexit occurred, which triggered a UK election of which the fallout still continues. The ASX200 had a topsy-turvy [...]

16 06, 2017

Australian Market Summary (Issue 453) – June 16th, 2017

By | 2017-06-16T14:51:37+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Australian News, Market Summary, Weekly market update|0 Comments

Australian Market Summary (Issue 453) - June 16th, 2017   Investment markets in Australia this week don’t know if they’re coming or going. After the public holiday on Monday, the ASX200 rose in a straight line 2.5% without much of a reason, led by the banks, who rose around +3.5%. This move came without much [...]

9 06, 2017

Australian Market Summary (Issue 452) – June 9th, 2017

By | 2017-06-16T15:16:08+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Australian News, Market Summary, Weekly market update|0 Comments

Australian Market Summary (Issue 452) - June 9th, 2017 Geez, what a curious and rather depressing week. From the horrors of the London tragedy, through the Comey testimony, and now the prospect of a divided British Parliament, it has been a volatile 7 days geopolitically. In spite of it all, the U.S market is flat [...]

2 06, 2017

Australian Market Summary (Issue 451) – June 2nd, 2017

By | 2017-06-16T15:16:08+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Australian News, Market Summary, Weekly market update|0 Comments

Australian Market Summary (Issue 451) - June 2nd, 2017 A lot to get through today. Australian markets continued to underperform their global peers, whilst the S&P500 made a new high. Our banking sector posted its first positive week in over a month, iron ore collapsed to an 8-month low and Australian interest-rate markets have begun [...]

26 05, 2017

Australian Market Summary (Issue 450) – May 26th, 2017

By | 2017-06-16T15:16:08+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Australian News, Market Summary, Weekly market update|0 Comments

Australian Market Summary (Issue 450) - May 26th, 2017   This week, it feels like the penny is beginning to drop. This week, it feels like domestic Australian investors are beginning to pay attention to the long unfolding secular shifts in the Australian economy and in the resultant impact that is set to be felt [...]