Blog posts

Second quarter 2016 commentary

26 Jul 2016

From the federal election to Brexit, a look at the second quarter of 2016.

The importance of travel insurance

30 Jun 2016

While cruising can be a fun and affordable holiday option, there may be costs you haven’t considered.

Understanding Listed Investment Companies

28 Jun 2016

Listed Investment Companies offer exposure to a professionally managed portfolio of securities.

News from Shadforth

26 May 2016

Stepping up for MS

How to cultivate a community

25 May 2016

Fresh produce, new friends and exercise in the great outdoors — a community garden ticks all the boxes.

Investment market review

24 May 2016

Quarter ended 31 March 2016.

A leap year can also cause your tax to leap

24 May 2016

Because it's a leap year, some may receive an extra pay period.

Is the Eurozone on the path to recovery?

24 May 2016

The economic recovery in the Eurozone has been progressing at a slower pace than initially expected.

Protect yourself and your family — more than just a Will

24 May 2016

If you have an accident or fall ill, you may need someone to make decisions on your behalf.

Australia's transition

24 May 2016

Australia’s transition from mining to a service driven economy continues

Taking on Kokoda

24 May 2016

Preparing for the Kokoda Trail requires both physical and mental commitment, but the experience is one you’ll never forget.

Investing for yield

23 May 2016

Global interest rates are now near zero or negative in some cases. In this environment, investors, particularly retirees who are in need of income, have moved away from traditional fixed income towards using dividends from shares to provide income.