December 10, 2018

High ESG ratings a good performance indicator

Companies with high ESG ratings are delivering higher long-term risk-adjusted returns tan the market average, according to Macquarie Securities. Since Macquarie started giving companies ESG ratings […]
December 10, 2018

Time to focus on risk-adjusted returns

Investors are not always getting the full story when they read investment performance reports, which often fail to report on the impact of volatility and capital […]
December 3, 2018

Morningstar picks its multi-sector favourites

Investment researcher Morningstar has released its latest review of multi-sector funds, awarding eight ‘gold’ ratings and 11 ‘silver’, concluding that they are a useful way for […]
December 3, 2018

Australia falls behind global growth in dividend payments

World equity markets may be volatile but companies continue to increase their earnings and they are paying a large and growing chunk of their profits to […]
November 26, 2018

Court lays down the law on class actions

The Full Court of the Federal Court has upheld an earlier decision to permanently “stay” two out of three class actions brought against the logistics software […]