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Keeping a nimble portfolio in volatile markets The recent market volatility is a timely reminder for investors.Darkness descends (again) on markets Morning thoughts and opening prices Reserve Bank keeps powder dry Midday Market Report
View from the dealing floor Firstly, 2013 looks like being the strongest year since 2009, with the ASX 200 up over 9.8% year-to-date....The impact of technology on the investment landscape ASIC beefs up fight against insider trading, but will convictions flow? Former Gunns chair guilty of $3m insider trading but only gets a $50k fine The party's over, get ready for a rough ride in Q3
5 Gold Miners for an Uncertain Market On 16 December 2015 the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time since 2006, sending the price of gold down to a six year low of $US 1,050 per ounce. .National economy grows but some non-mining states in recession Borrowing to invest a risky solution to a savings problem Explainer: what are safe haven investments? Fear the no-grow zone: has technological innovation reached its final frontier?
Big data lets global corps bet on the threat of climate change The recent news of Monsanto?s US$930m acquisition of data science company Climate Corporation, raises important questions about the economies developing in response to climate change..How are CFDs taxed? Protect your portfolio from market wobbles Top CFD strategies to make money in all markets The tax treatment of CFDs
Aussie holds on to 70 US cents level on the back of China data Currencies were held hostage over the last 24 hours.Want To Trade the Chinese Yuan? It's Coming To Australia How The European Debt Crisis Could Affect You Profiting from AUD volatility Is the US dollar set for a sharp rally?
Taxing times for self-managed super funds From July the ATO will be able to levy individual fines of up to A$10,200 on fund trustees who breach superannuation law.Rise of super funds will shape Australia's financial sector Changes made to tax for super Retirement planning: more than a financial exercise Borrowing to buy property within Super: Buyer Beware!
Bullish on property-related stocks Economists such as AMP Capital?s Dr Shane Oliver now tip Australian economic growth to pick up to 3 per cent this year..Explainer: why negative gearing is bad policy Are SMSFs inflating a property bubble? Home equity: Australia's growing wealth divide How stressed are we when it comes to housing affordability?
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