A year in review: How did 2016 go for new floats?
2016 was a great year for new floats. We take a look back on the IPO market’s successes.
Asset test changes create questionable advice
Asset tests for the Age Pension are coming in January 2017, are you in the know?
Franking credits can give relief from the low interest rate doldrums
If you feel trapped by low returns on fixed interest investments, consider diversifying your income using franked dividends on domestic equity.
4 important investor lessons from 2016
A lot of the takeaways from 2016 have been painful. Here are four crucial things for investors to remember.
Compulsory super not enough to avoid full pension
There’s some major challenges facing the government and the people claiming the aged pension. We take a look at the issues.
The financial challenges for women
Women have gained equality in many ways since the revolutionary days of the 1960s, but in relation to financial independence the gender gap still persists.
7 reasons why you should listen to the experts
There’s no doubt that access to information on investing and financial matters is easier than ever, but it’s not a substitute for obtaining quality, professional financial advice.
Maximise your super through consolidation
Keeping all your superannuation in one place makes a lot of sense (and cents).
How self-managed funds should plan for the $1.6m pension cap
If you have your own self-managed super fund, important changes next year will mean you need to be aware of your choices.
On Trump, black swans and investing
Recent events show that you should invest as widely as you can without spreading yourself too thin to minimise the impact on your portfolio