Weekly market update

23 04, 2019

Weekly Market Update (Issue 544) – 23 Apr 2019

By | 2019-04-23T13:41:39+10:00 April 23rd, 2019|Weekly market update|0 Comments

Markets continued to suspend disbelief in what was a busy week, again choosing to ignore the grey clouds looming on the horizon. And they are significant. Trade talks point to a disappointing conclusion in May Firstly, sources inside the ongoing U.S/China trade talks last week suggested that the U.S had requested the Chinese shift their [...]

15 04, 2019

Weekly Market Update (Issue 543) – 15 Apr 2019

By | 2019-04-15T15:59:27+10:00 April 15th, 2019|Weekly market update|0 Comments

Release of March Chinese lending figures Probably the main news of the week, in the near term at least, was the release of the March Chinese lending figures which showed a surge in financing to the economy, well in excess of optimistic market expectations. The surge in total social financing over the first 3 months [...]

15 04, 2019

Interested in taking control of your retirement savings?

By | 2019-04-15T14:36:55+10:00 April 15th, 2019|Weekly market update|0 Comments

For many Australians, superannuation forms their second largest asset after the family home – yet so many people have no idea what their superannuation balance is even worth – let alone how their super fund is performing. With less than impressive performance by many superannuation alternatives, more and more Australians are actively trying to gain [...]

8 04, 2019

Weekly Market Update (Issue 542) – 8 Apr 2019

By | 2019-04-08T13:09:26+10:00 April 8th, 2019|Weekly market update|0 Comments

No Federal Election announcement over the weekend, so we now look towards the 18th of May, or worst case the 25th May. There seems little evidence of a ‘budget bounce’ for the government if the AFR/Ipsos poll taken last week is any guide, and as a result, it feels like Australian share-markets will continue to [...]

1 04, 2019

Weekly Market Update (Issue 541) – 1 Apr 2019

By | 2019-04-01T16:06:26+10:00 April 1st, 2019|Weekly market update|0 Comments

This is the start of a really busy month or so for Australian investors, with the Federal Budget due on Tuesday night and a likely formal election date announcement by the weekend. Federal Budget & Federal Election ahead The papers have been awash with expectations that the Budget will include a variety of handouts and [...]