Oil? A deep-fried financial situation
Oil futures, like many other asset classes, is going through an extremely volatile phase. Why is this the case? Well you’ll be surprised that Coronavirus is NOT the deal-breaker here.Following a series of troubled disputes...
How to Transition from a Bull Market to a Bear Market
Major global indices experienced the longest running bull market since the post-GFC crisis lows of March 2009 with the S&P 500 rising by more than 400% to a record high of 3393.5. However, there is...
Markets downgrade their guidance for FY20 reporting season
The past 30 days have been eventful for investors. Global stock markets declined for 8 days in a row between 21st February and 1st of March 2020. This was mainly caused by the escalation of...
RBA Cuts Rates, ASX Rebounds
Market Rebound Halts Virus SelloffThe past week has evidenced the ubiquitous effects of the coronavirus outbreak with major equity indices entering a correction phase and posting their worst week of trading following the 2008 Global...
The Australian Market 2019 - A Tale of Two Stories
Despite a war between the two largest economies, an inverted yield curve and a presidential impeachment, markets around the world power on to new-highs. And yet the Australian market struggled to shake off the pre-GFC...
The Aussie dollar, where will it go?
It is a fact of life that most adults spend a large portion of their lives in constant pursuit of the dollar. Constantly striving to attain more in the hopes of living a better lifestyle...
Investing Psychology – Understanding Our Own Biases
As Investors, it is important to be aware of our own biases that impact our decisions when we invest in order to limit them and therefore make more cognitive decisions to ultimately better your situation....
Tech Giants; Australia vs United States
We live in an age of technology, growing at an exponential rate as information becomes more readily available, and accessible. Tech giants have risen and fallen in the last 20 years due to exponential growth...
A Day in a Life of a Stockbroker
As an ex-stockbroker and now Managing Director of a stockbroking and research advisory firm, it is not uncommon for people to ask, “what do you do as a stockbroker?”.It’s a career that many...
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