While I’m sure our own Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is more concerned with Aussie figures, we seem to be going the way of the US. Aussie rates have been on pause for years. And the next move might potentially be down.
Building a plan, learning about finance and markets isn’t natural to everyone. It’s also not easy. But with the right approach, the right mindset and the right access to advice, knowledge and insight, everyone has a chance to build themselves a financial future that gives them the best life they could hope for.
You’ve probably heard a lot about the ‘Ban Huawei’ movement Trump is pushing. It was enough to get us Aussies on board. New Zealand is toeing the line. But countries in Europe are less obliging.
Today we look at a mining company that changed directions a number of times after listing. It tried its hand at exploring in a couple of regions around the world before focusing on assets back home in New South Wales.
When it comes to marijuana stocks, how do you know which ones are set to soar? Is there a set of criteria specific to this new and relatively unexplored frontier that we can refer to? Is it really possible to make bank on bud?
You only have to go back three generations, though, to see an entirely different world. A world without Twitter and YouTube. A world where you might grow up on the farm, sheltered in a community that knows only what the local paper and passers-by tell them. But it’s just the beginning. So says the father of the web.
There once was a time when working at a hedge fund was a sure-fire way to show that you had made it. It was a path to potential life-changing wealth, a chance to work with the best and brightest.
Iron ore prices are up again as fresh news of further Brazilian production cuts filter through the market. Picking the overall trend here is tricky as each bit of news out of Brazil has shifted the market, despite the various factors internal to China.
Our central bank hasn’t taken us down the road of no return, yet. But we now find ourselves at a pause. Aussie economists are licking their fingers, putting them in the air and seeing which way the wind blows.
Last year in the week after Match quad witching the S&P 500 fell 6.5%. If you look at the last 30 years of returns following March quad witching the average return is negative, so it makes sense to consider whether volatility may pick up in the immediate future.