Financial Planning News

Global political risks

Please click the link below to view Shane Oliver's views on global political risks one year on from Brexit.

Key points raised are :

  • Geopolitical issues create much interest, but as we saw over the...

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The Trump bump and shares

Please click the link below to view Shane Oliver's views on the current state of sharemarkets.

The key points raised are :

  • The political scandal around President Trump is likely to speed up, rather...

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2017 Federal Budget

The government last night released the 2017/18 Federal Budget.  Unlike last year there were relatively few announcements made in respect to the superannuation system.  

Below we have summarised the...

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Global growth looking healthier

Please click the link below to view Shane Oliver's views on global growth and returns.

Key points raised are :

  • Global growth is looking healthier as easy monetary policy gets traction, fiscal...

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Eurozone break up risks

Please click the link below to view Shane Oliver's views on the risks of a Eurozone breakup and the potential implications for investors.

Key points raised are:

  • Elections in the Netherlands, France,...

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Australian Economy - 7 reasons to be upbeat

Please click the link below to view Shane Oliver's views on the Australian economy.

Key points raised are:

A rebound in the economy in the December quarter confirms that Australia is continuing to...

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The Chinese Economy

Please click the link below to view Share Oliver's views on the Chinese Economy.

Key points raised are :

  • Chinese economic growth stabilised in 2016.
  • Expect Chinese growth this year of 6.5% and...

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Where are we in the global investment cycle?

Please click the link below to view Shane Oliver's views on where we are currently in the global investment cycle.

Key points made are :

  • We are still a long way from the peak in the investment...

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The Fed hikes and Trump stimulus in 2017

Please click the link below to view Shane Oliver's views on the implication for investors following the recent increase in interest rates in the US.

Key points raised are:

  • After a year since the...

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Trump elected President

Please find attached an article from Shane Oliver which outlines his views on the implications for investors of Donald Trump being elected President of the US.

Key points raised are:

  • Donald Trump's...

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