Peter Switzer, the name and face of Switzer Daily, the Switzer show on Sky News, Switzer Financial Planning and a raft of other ventures is now putting his name to an Exchange Traded Managed Fund, the Switzer Dividend Growth Fund (SWTZ) [More]
Fat Prophets are now launching a globally focussed LIC, the Fat Prophets Global Contrarian Fund (FPC). The fund is aiming to raise a minimum of $16.5m and a maximum of $66m with the offer closing on 20 March 2017. We take a look at the fund. [More]
If 2015 was a year to forget for most investors, 2016 was certainly a year to remember, with global sharemarkets rallying. We take a look at how the lowest cost ETF portfolio available on the ASX performed in 2016. [More]
The most recent ETF to be launched and the first of 2017 is a new globally focused fund offered by Betashares, the Global Sustainability Leaders ETF (ETHI) has an ethical and environmental sustainability large cap global focus. [More]
There are few sectors that are more out of favour than Italian banks. Up to their eyeballs in non-performing loans, a total wipe-out of shareholder capital has only been averted by last-ditch state bail-outs. But Sydney-based global equities... [Link]
After months of farcical corporate manoeuvres the battle for control of Hunter Hall International is finally getting serious, with Stuart McAuliffe's raid on the company at a price within reach of net tangible asset backing (NTA). [Link]
Mirrabooka Investments Limited, an investor in mid and small cap companies, saw a profit drop to $3.9 million for the six months to December against $5 million last year, due to contribution of the trading and option portfolios which also saw a loss. [Link]
Contango Asset Management, backed by billionaire James Packer, is bringing Laguna Beach California to Australia. Contango is understood to have partnered with WCM Investment Management for a new listed investment company focusing on global stocks. [Link]
We take a look at what Robo Advice is, and who the players are in the Australian market.
The 3 heavyweights of the Australian index ETFs share many similarities but some subtle differences. We take a look.
The Gold ETFs available on the ASX and how they differ.