Three key ingredients to improve your odds of outperformance

Is there a special recipe equity investors can follow to outperform the returns from the broader market? Based on the latest performance scorecard of Australian active investment managers released in September by S&P Dow Jones Indices, if that recipe does exist, most professional portfolio managers don’t have it. The SPIVA Australia Scorecard covering the year
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Rumble or roar: the future for global equity markets

In this article, we look at three possible scenarios that could unfold in global equity markets over the next five years – are the roaring 20’s upon us, or is there reason to tread more carefully as we head into the next decade? Key points: There are three main possible outcomes in markets over the next
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Investing in overseas shares

Like the idea of owning your own small part of some of the world’s largest and fastest growing companies? Maybe you want to tap into the growth potential of emerging economies, or get in early on the next big thing in technology. To achieve these investment goals you’ll need to look beyond Australia’s shores to
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Is The Stock Market Still Melting Up?

People wise in the ways of the stock market have been talking about a “melt up” – “a dramatic and unexpected improvement in the investment performance of an asset class, driven partly by a stampede of investors who don’t want to miss out on its rise, rather than by fundamental improvements in the economy” according to Investopedia.

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Decluttering Your Investment Portfolio

Social media is bursting with discussions of streaming shows about decluttering. The Marie Kondo principle that what you have should ‘spark joy’ has led to a frenzy of people putting all their clothes in a giant pile and discarding whatever doesn’t give them a thrill. (Or in the case of one writer, recommending you build
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