Raise Your Voice against Lower Rates

The wealthy have never been wealthier…thanks to countless rounds of QE (money printing) and interest rates being kept close to, at or below zero. Yet, (almost) every major central bank has signalled its intent to…

The Sting in the Franking Tail

With the Liberals in, the franking credit refund policy so beloved of retirees was saved. It was back to business as usual for many investors as they plunged back in. But I think this could…

GoT…Problems?

Transmission medium problems.’ That’s the message you would have gotten on the screen if you were trying to stream the series finale for Game of Thrones (GoT)…in China. People couldn’t stream GoT on Tencent, who…

Who Really Gets to Decide?

While some pollies might wax lyrical about the future of the mix, in the end, it won’t be their decision. No matter what they tell you. That decision will come from something much more mundane.…

Great Expectations

Uber did debut on the New York Stock Exchange last Friday and it was one of the most expected IPOs of the year. There were massive expectations for it. But it didn’t do too well…

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