Weekly Market Wrap
Second Wave Fears Sparks Sell-Off
Third Week of JuneThe ASX200 lost 112 points or 1.9% to 5,847 on Friday, falling 2.2% for the week. Investor sentiment retreated following the Federal Reserve’s economic projections, forecasting 9.3% unemployment and near zero interest...
An Interruption causing a Reduction in ProductionThe closure of a series of mines owned by the 11 billion reais (A$2.89 billion) Brazilian mining giant Vale, was enforced and ordered by a Brazilian local court after...
Hedge Funds vs Mutual Funds
Often these two terms get thrown around in the financial world without knowing their true functionalities and meanings. Today we will delve into what these institutions are, how they work and the perks of investing...
How Australian Superannuation Industry Fared during COVID-19
The Australian superannuation industry, which manages approximately $3 trillion dollars in assets for its members, suffered a major hit to both returns and withdrawals due to the widespread ramifications of the coronavirus pandemic on the...
Jobs Data Shocks Markets
Second Week of JuneThe major banks lead the market higher for the sixth straight week. All four of the banks pushed towards their three-month highs after an array of positive analyst upgrades came this week...
Adieshree Bhagwan Gwalani
Scoring BIG in SMALL Caps (Pt. 1)
A question always in an investor’s mind, where is the money?Amidst the ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has degraded Australia’s economy, lies companies which are growing dramatically. The differentiating factor you may ask –...
Renewed US-China Tensions
Sino-US tensions have rapidly escalated over the past couple weeks as U.S lawmakers are urging President Trump to impose sanctions or other measures on China for their burgeoning grip on Hong Kong. China announced its...
Weekly Market Wrap
Banks Drive Markets Higher
First Week of June Despite a late week sell-off from concerns of the US-China tensions sparking back up, the Australian Market enjoyed its best week almost two months. The ASX200 was led higher by its traditional...
The Emergence of Mortgage Defaults
The term ‘mortgage defaults’ may spark fear among many investors as this was a significant player behind the 2008/2009 GFC. In more recent times, CBA has set aside $1.5b for potential defaults, pushing their total...
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