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Navigating the Impending Mortgage Cliff: Challenges of Fixed-Rate Loans

The Reserve Bank has expressed concerns over how some borrowers on low fixed-rate mortgages will cope once their loan expires,…

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Monetary Policy Decision – Statement by Philip Lowe, RBA Governor, May 2020

At its meeting today, the Board decided to maintain the current policy settings, including the targets for the cash rate…

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The power of diversification, discipline and long-term focus

Investors probably will experience three or four of these type of market events in their lifetime – October 2008 when…

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How safe are safe haven assets?

When it comes to securing "safe" assets, it seems some will go to extraordinary lengths.

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Will the ageing global population affect your portfolio?

In a rural Spanish town, wolves outnumber children. In the United States, carmakers are testing automated vehicles not in Silicon Valley, but…

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The good news about IPO failures

In recent months, the Australian and US markets have seen a number of Initial Public Offering (IPOs) pulled before they…

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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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