Investing mistakes to avoid
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7 common investing mistakes that will cost you heaps

- February 7, 2022 3 MIN READ

Even the most experienced investor can be guilty of making these investing mistakes, but they’re especially common when you’re just getting started. You’re at a party, and after a few drinks your friend lets it slip they’ve “actually just invested in ‘TechHub Ltd’, apparently one of the hottest tech startups in Australia at the moment.”… Read more »

Currency hedging - to hedge or not to hedge
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Sharemarket 101: To hedge or not to hedge?

- January 24, 2022 3 MIN READ

Currency hedging can protect you against movements in exchange rates, but is it always a good idea? When you invest globally you are not only exposed to the risk of the investment, you are also exposed to exchange rate risk. That is, the risk that the currency you purchase the asset in (e.g. British Pounds)… Read more »

What is dollar cost averaging
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Sharemarket 101: What is dollar cost averaging?

- October 25, 2021 2 MIN READ

In a nutshell, dollar cost averaging is an  investment strategy that can minimise your risk.  When it comes to trading shares, the old adage of buy low sell high seems to make perfect sense. But no one can predict the future and even investment professionals struggle to time the market correctly.  As for everyday investors,… Read more »

Global stocks to keep an eye on
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5 global stocks that Aussie investors need to know about

- October 20, 2021 4 MIN READ

If you’re an Aussie investor looking to diversify into global stocks, Josh Gilbert’s current picks should catch your eye. Most people have probably heard of some of the popular leaders of the stock market including the FAANG stocks (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Google), as they are the companies that dominate the tech universe. But did… Read more »

Crash watchlist

Crash watchlist: stocks to buy if we get a pullback

- October 15, 2021 3 MIN READ

The volatility of global sharemarkets prompted me to ask sharemarket gurus for the stocks on their crash watchlist. I’m really lucky because every weekday on my Ausbiz program, The Call, I get to pick the brains of the best sharemarket analysts in the country. Like me, they are all a bit wary of the volatility… Read more »