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Oliver’s Insights – 2017-18 saw strong returns for diversified investors – but there’s a few storm clouds around

The key points are as follows: 2017-18 saw strong returns for diversified investors, but it was a story of two halves with strong December half returns but more volatility in the past 6 months. Key lessons for investors from the last financial year include: turn down the noise around financial markets, maintain a well-diversified portfolio;…

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Oliver’s Insights – Should the RBA raise rates to prepare households for higher global rates?

The key points are as follows: The RBA should avoid calls to raise interest rates prematurely just to prepare households for higher global rates. Such a move would be Iike shooting yourself in the foot in order to practice going to the hospital. Nor should the RBA mess with the inflation target that has served…

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Oliver’s Insights – Will Australian house prices crash? Five reasons why its more complicated than you think!

The key points are as follows: Talk of a property crash is likely to ramp up again with signs that the Sydney and Melbourne property markets are cooling. But the Australian property market is a lot more complicated than the crash calls suggest. We continue to expect a 5-10% downswing in Sydney and Melbourne property…

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Oliver’s Insights – 2016-17 saw strong returns for diversified investors – here are five reasons why returns are likely to be solid

The key points are as follows: Despite a lengthy list of worries including Brexit, Trump and messy Australian growth, the past financial year saw strong returns for diversified investors as shares recovered from a rough time in 2015-16 and real assets like unlisted commercial property and infrastructure continued to see strong returns. Key lessons for…

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