November 5, 2018

Lessons learned from a poor stock pick

Forager Funds Management’s Australian Share Fund suffered a heavy fall in the September quarter and much of its loss was due to the collapse in the […]
November 5, 2018

Real return funds underperform, value proposition remains

With volatility returning to the markets, investors may be looking for investment vehicles that make capital protection a priority. One such sector of absolute return funds, […]
October 29, 2018

Real assets, real advantages over A-REITs

Australian listed real estate investment trusts (A-REITs) are often included in well-constructed investment portfolios for both their predictable dividends and diversification benefits. While A-REITs help provide […]
October 29, 2018

Merger gets a tick from leading fund manager

Plumbing supplies manufacturer Reliance Worldwide has been a strong performer since listing on the Australian Securities Exchange in 2016. However, its stock price has been volatile […]
October 22, 2018

Defensive strategy delivers results

Fund manager Peter Moran says many investors feel that they have to chase growth if they want returns that will provide a consistent real rate of […]