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Senior Associate Adviser
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Blog | Are interest rate cuts working? What does it mean for you?

Adjusting interest rates isn’t an easy job, and the outcome is never a certainty; if it was, I guess it wouldn’t be an overly difficult decision to make.

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Private Client Adviser - Insurance
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Blog | What do you have to lose?

I'm using today’s insights to look into a trend I've noticed that is the complete opposite to what I had in my own mind. The trend; how differently clients of varying ages seem to perceive value in insurance.

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Chairman and Founder
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Blog | Regulation gone mad in the wake of the Hayne Royal Commission

One of the problems that arises from Royal Commissions and Enquiries is the over-reaction factor by government and regulators. Whilst many good reforms have emerged post the Hayne RC, the Treasurer’s subsequent enquiry into the reform of the retirement savings system has produced some ill-informed and dangerous suggestions.

 

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Associate Adviser
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5 Steps to building better investment portfolios

Whether you’re looking to kick start your investment journey or have been investing for many years; I’d like to share a few tips that could help you build a more resilient portfolio.  

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Director/Private Client Adviser
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Blog | Has the property market fallen 40% as we were told 12 months ago?

Exactly a year ago, I wrote a blog following a sensationalist 60 Minutes report titled “Bricks and Slaughter.” The segment claimed the Australian property market could fall as much as 40% within the next 12 months.