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Choppy Markets affecting you?

As you’ve probably noticed, markets have been a little choppy of late!  You may be wondering what it’s all about.  Hopefully, this will give you a basic insight into what’s been going on! The primary influences for the recent market

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Market Correction Time Again?

  Big thanks to Ord Minnett for the following short but sweet look at the current correction going on in Markets: Stock markets have continued to trade down while bond prices have lifted following heightened fears of a growth slowdown

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China Moves to Halt Sharemarket Rout

Well, with all eyes on the dramas in Greece, for some it’s overshadowed the more worrying concerns coming out of China. And if you feel Greece is Europe’s problem, you’re probably not alone – but China is a lot closer

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Shane Oliver shares his Insights on China

Oliver’s Insights –  China’s turn:  This note provideed by AMP looks at the recent outbreak of worries about a hard landing in China. The key points are: • Slowing exports, tight credit and a slowing property market suggest the risks regarding

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The US Economy – still the biggest kid on the block

The recent March issue of Snapshot investigates further into the issues of The US v China, Renewed Growth and Investors’ Hopes

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Want to gain exposure to the growing Asian Market but are a little short of cash?

Are you looking for some exposure to the ongoing growth story in Asia, but don’t have $1000’s spare to invest? This strategy may just work for you!

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