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26 05, 2017

Superannuation – what you need to know

By | May 26th, 2017|Financial & Retirement Planning, Retirees, Superannuation incl. SMSF, Thought Leadership|0 Comments

Sam Morris has had a diverse career but loves her role heading up compliance and training at Prime Financial. Barney Zwartz reports- Originally Published in GROW Magazine Vol. 1 Sam Morris bounces into the interview with a huge smile. “I bet you were expecting a white male when you read my name,” she says. I [...]

26 05, 2017

International News (Issue 450) – May 26th, 2017

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International News (Issue 450) - May 26th, 2017   Overseas this week we had a few things to take note of. In the technology space, Japan’s Softbank (9984) took a surprise 5% stake in the leading graphics chip designer NVIDIA (NVDA). The noteworthiness of this if you will, is that NVDA shares are already up [...]

26 05, 2017

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

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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 [...]

19 05, 2017

International News (Issue 449) – May 19th, 2017

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International News (Issue 449) - May 19th, 2017 I made mention of Wednesday night’s sell-off and the CISCO Systems disappointing profit report earlier. Though it might seem like the Trump/Comey situation was the pick of the political news-flow this week, arguably the Brazilian political scandal tops that. On Thursday night, the Brazilian share-market lost -9% [...]

19 05, 2017

Australian Market Summary (Issue 449) – May 19th, 2017

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Australian Market Summary (Issue 449) - May 19th, 2017 Beyond the rather heavy Wednesday night sell-off in U.S equity markets, it was a pretty ho-hum week. In fact, Australian shares are likely to end the week only down around -2%. Though there seems to be good reason for further investigation into the interactions between President [...]