JUNE 2012

Click here to read our second edition of ‘Life Matters’

MAY 2012

AMP Capital’s Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist Dr Shane Oliver wrote an article on the current Market conditions around the world.

To read his article ‘Europe, China, the US – The worry list for investors getting wider again’ click here

Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan has handed down his fifth budget promising to deliver a surplus of $1.5 billion in 2012-2013.

To read Colonial First States summary of the 2012-2013 budget click here.

MARCH 2012
The Australian Financial Review requested Anton Tagliaferro, IML Investment Director, to offer his comments on whether shares still have a place in clients’ portfolios or whether clients should be placing it all into cash. Click here to read his thoughts.

Click here to read our very first edition of ‘Life Matters’

Australia continues to perform well despite fears coming out of Europe, looking to have achieved 2% growth in the 2011 calendar year.
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Read Vanguard’s 2011 Investment philosophy and view the 2011 Index chart by clicking here
Like you, we are watching nervousness and uncertainty play out on world markets, reminding us all that Australia is part of the global market. We have spoken to a number of Fund Managers & economists, who continue to monitor the situation:

Australian Unity
Colonial First State
JULY 2011
Aged Care – Why is it Important and What does it mean?
The European debt crisis

Lessons from the eurozone debt crisis, by Michael Collins of Fidelity
JUNE 2011
Annual Asset Class returns
June 2011
MARCH 2011
The following articles have been provided to us by Zurich Financial Services Australia

Whats on the horizon for 2011?
The price of oil
Top 5 Aussie success stories