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January 2019

China’s Economic Slowdown: How It Affects Global Economy

The slowdown in China’s economic growth – its slowest since 1990 according to the BBC – is causing consternation in…

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A high return in a low-rate world

Sitting at 0.75 per cent, Australia’s official cash rate is at its lowest in recorded history. This follows the Reserve…

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Opportunities In Infrastructure Investment

The Federal election hasn’t been announced yet, but the constant low-level campaigning is coalescing into some interesting suggestions. The latest…

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What To Do While Waiting For Property Prices To Recover

For those wanting to get into the investment property market, falling prices offer opportunities. However, if you’re already hip deep…

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Superannuation Reform Promises And Protests

At the Labor Party’s recent national conference, Labor leader Bill Shorten’s opening speech set the scene for the upcoming Federal…

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The Productivity Commission’s Recommendations To Shake Up Super

The Productivity Commission handed its report on Superannuation to the Government at the end of December, and the rest of…

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UGC Monthly Market Update | May 2024

Join UGC’s Head of Research / Co-Portfolio Manager, Huw Davies, as he takes a deep dive into the latest financial…

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If aged care advice is confusing – get advice

Many people think they can’t afford to get aged care advice, but the reality is you probably can’t afford not…

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Mastering the Tax Game: Boost Your Wealth & Trim Your Tax

As the end of the financial year approaches, it’s the perfect time to refine your tax strategies and maximise your…

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Nearing Retirement? Your Essential Pre-Retirement Checklist

Retirement marks a significant milestone, one that comes with both excitement and a fair share of planning. Whether you envision…

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Rentvesting: A Strategic Approach to Property Investment

Rentvesting is an innovative property investment strategy where individuals rent a residence that suits their current lifestyle needs while owning…

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