December 11, 2017

A ‘solid year’ ahead for the sharemarket

Macquarie Securities has forecast “a solid year” for Australian equities in 2018, with the market index, the S&P/ASX 200 to rise 9 per cent to 6500. […]
December 11, 2017

What a ‘comfortable’ retirement will cost you

A couple would need $640,000 to fund a “comfortable” retirement and a single retiree would need $545,000, according to the latest Association of Superannuation Funds of […]
December 4, 2017

Equity market on target for solid run in 2018

The market appears capable of posting another trend-like return of 8 per cent to 10 per cent, according to UBS, which has set a target of […]
December 4, 2017

It’s not all about Youi, as it turns out

Consumers in the market for car insurance have been put on notice to review the deals they are offered very carefully, after a report of unacceptable […]
November 27, 2017

Active equity managers best for emerging markets

Investment researcher Zenith Investment Partners has recommended that investors looking for an emerging markets equity fund opt for an actively managed rather than passive fund, despite […]