Deloitte/ Access Economics released their ASX Australian Investor Study this week, and it is absolutely full of interesting stats and ideas. The study aims to shed some light on investor behaviour, rather than determine if that they are doing is right or not. Lets dive in! The Top 10 Findings: The top 10 findings make […]
Today’s post is a bit wonky, but it’s also something near and dear to my heart. Today, I want to introduce you to (or reacquaint you with) a somewhat unconvential economist named Hyman Minsky. Minsky was a post-Keynsian whose research focused on understanding and explaining financial crises. Minsky’s theories were considered fringe ideas and largely […]
With a number of spectacular blow-ups in Australian markets over the past year or so (see Bellamy’s, or Slater and Gordon), litigation funding has been popping up as a topic of discussion with my colleagues. I’ve done some investigation in to litigation funding, and what I’ve found is that litigation funding is an alternative asset […]
Life got the better of me this quarter. When it rains it pours, unfortunately, and investing (and blogging) has been the furthest thing from my mind. March 2017 Dividend Update Dividends showed pleasing growth again this quarter, and reached 2.5% of my current long term quarterly goal. This is better than last quarter but still remains significantly […]
So much time is spent optimising investment choices, and I’m always surprised that so much is written on stock selection but very rarely will you see something written on tax effective investing. Tax effective investing is a simple way to boost your returns, and tax effective investment vehicles are the simplest way to invest in a […]
Deloitte/ Access Economics released their ASX Australian...
Working in the markets, sometimes you can get a real solid...
Today’s post is a bit wonky, but it’s also something...