Weekly Market Update – 27th May 2022

Investment markets and key developments over the past week Share markets saw a bit of relief in the past week - bouncing of oversold lows helped by less hawkish than feared comments from the ECB and Fed, a further pullback in US bond yields, improved outlooks from some US retailers and airlines and M&A activity. This left the US share market on track for its first weekly gain after seven weeks of falls, and European, Japanese and Australian shares also [...]

2022-06-01T09:28:50+09:30May 27th, 2022|Uncategorized|

A Discombobulation Decade For Investors

One of 'those people' - when Phil Ruthven AO puts pen to paper, it is always worth a read. In this article, Ruthven  (founder of the Ruthven Institute and IBISWorld) puts his spin on these volatile and turbulent times. Exploring some of the key changes; rapid population growth, technological change, economic output and socio-political ideologies and protocols, Ruthven creates a picture of our emerging world in a bid to predict what trends will take place next. Discombobulation has a meaning that [...]

2022-03-25T18:36:53+10:30March 25th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Director IDs: What directors need to know

Key takeouts Australia’s Director identification Number (DIN) regime came into effect on 1 November 2021, requiring all Australian directors (under the corporations Act and including corporate trustees of self managed super funds) to register for an identification number. Those appointed as a director between 1 November 2021 and 4 April 2022 will need to apply for a Director ID within 28 days of their appointment. The deadlines by which all other eligible directors will need to have a Director [...]

2021-12-02T10:51:44+10:30November 26th, 2021|Uncategorized|