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Weekly Market Update: 8th of February 2021

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 8th of February 2021

Domestic Markets | S&P/ASX200 up 233pts (+3.5%)Markets rebounded on the back of positive news for Australian equities.CBA +$5.13 (6.14%)FMG +$1.44 (6.61%)The ASX200 followed global markets in a positive week, rising 3.5%....

Julius Zondag

Julius Zondag

What Is Diversification?

Maqro Academy

What Is Diversification?

Key TakeawaysDiversification involves constructing a portfolio with mixed asset classes and exposure to different industriesDiversification doesn’t remove risk – it reduces itYour risk tolerance depends on the type of investor you are: Conservative, Balanced...

Julius Zondag

Julius Zondag

Weekly Market Update: 25th of January 2021

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 25th of January 2021

Domestic Markets | S&P/ASX200 Up +85pts (1.3%)Markets Rebounded from Last Week.CBA -$0.29 (-0.34%)FMG -$0.86 (-3.4%)The ASX rose 1.3% over the course of the week, as Australia’s unemployment rate continued to decline with the country...

Edward H

Edward H

Weekly Market Update: 11th of January 2021

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 11th of January 2021

Domestic Markets | S&P/ASX200 Up +171pts (2.6%)Markets rose to 10-month highs.CBA $3.52 (4.3%)FMG $1.19 (8.2%)The ASX200 added 170.8 points or 2.6% in the first week of 2021. The week saw Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announcing during the...

Edward H

Edward H

Weekly Market Update: 14th of December 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 14th of December 2020

ASX UpdateThe ASX200 narrowly held on to its weekly gain despite a 40 point or 0.6% drop on Friday, marking the sixth straight week of gains with the index finishing just 0.1% higher for the...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 7th of December 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 7th of December 2020

ASX UpdateThe ASX finished the week strong with a gain of 0.3% to close at 6,634 – peaking out a weekly gain of 0.5%, the fifth straight. The market now sits close to...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 30th of November 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 30th of November 2020

ASX UpdateWith little-read from Wall Street towards the end of the week the Aussie market softened – we closed 0.5% lower on Friday to finish at 6,601. Still managing a gain for the...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 23rd of November 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 23rd of November 2020

Domestic Markets | S&P/ASX200 7,368.9pts up 57pts (0.8%)CBA $103.69 up $2.33 (2.3%)FMG $22.42 down $0.80 (3.5%)In a shortened week due to the Queen’s Birthday celebration on...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 9th of November 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 9th of November 2020

ASX UpdateThis week the ASX200 raced from approximately 5,900 to hit 6,200, but hit resistance here once again on the week of US elections. Our local market improved 4.4% to finish the week...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

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