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18 03, 2019

Podcast – Simon Madder, CEO & Managing Director Prime Financial

By | 2019-03-18T10:56:41+11:00 March 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Listen to Simon address some key topics around: The impact Hayne Royal Commission have on the financial services sector The banks are pulling out of wealth management. What opportunities does this open for smaller companies? What can we offer that the banks can’t Transcript: Q: Simon Madder, what impact is the Hayne Royal Commission having [...]

18 03, 2019

Do you know we’re Experts in SMSF?

By | 2019-03-18T10:47:30+11:00 March 18th, 2019|Financial & Retirement Planning, Superannuation incl. SMSF|0 Comments

Prime are delighted to announce our new and improved SMSF Solution. In 1 July 2018, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) introduced a new Event Based Reporting Regime. Essentially there are certain events in SMSFs that now need to be reported on a quarterly basis. This now means the traditional method of collating your documents and [...]

18 03, 2019

Weekly Market Update (Issue 539) – 18 Mar 2019

By | 2019-03-18T16:56:23+11:00 March 18th, 2019|Weekly market update|0 Comments

Risk appetite managed to stay healthy for a further week in spite of increasing evidence pointing to a worsening in the local economy, and perhaps even some reason for caution internationally as well. Markets were broadly flat in Australia last week, although it was noticeable that the leading sectors were those occupied by more defensively [...]

12 03, 2019

Weekly Market Update (Issue 538) – 12 Mar 2019

By | 2019-03-12T15:11:57+11:00 March 12th, 2019|Weekly market update|0 Comments

A bit of a change today with our weekly summary piece being released at the start, not the end of the week. We will see how this goes, but ideally the aim of the change is to provide people with a more relevant and timely outlook and summary of market events and investment thoughts. The [...]

7 03, 2019

What happens to franked income under Labor government

By | 2019-03-08T11:11:25+11:00 March 7th, 2019|Financial & Retirement Planning|0 Comments

In March last year – the Labor Party announced that on the 01 July 2019 if elected it would stop rebating excess franking credits to investors. There is a good chance Labor may get into power at the next election. However, there is no guarantee it will occur and they will then have to get [...]