March 12, 2018

Healthcare stocks are top performers

While the Australian sharemarket struggled to finish in positive territory in February, after big falls early in the month, the healthcare sector powered ahead. Healthcare stocks […]
March 12, 2018

Platinum maintains fund ratings, following Neilson move

Investment researcher Morningstar has left its ratings of five of Platinum Asset Management’s funds unchanged, following news that founder Kerr Neilson is stepping back, but foreshadowed […]
March 5, 2018

Strong microcap returns prompt new fund launches

The microcap sector has been a happy hunting ground for investors in Australian equities in recent years and the strong returns have encouraged several investment managers […]
March 5, 2018

Card rewards take a hit

The value of credit card rewards fell in 2017, following the introduction of new pricing rules, according to a new survey. Consumers should check that their […]
February 26, 2018

Gold class Aussie equity managers

Morningstar has upgraded nine Australian equity funds in its latest review of the sector, with one new ‘gold’ ranking. It upgraded the BT Wholesale Core Australian […]