The Better Way to Invest

Manage your own ’Balanced’ Super fund using index ETFs

Industry Super Fund, AustralianSuper is very noisy in the press regularly bagging SMSFs, talking up their returns and results, and highlighting the amount of funds they have under management. Their Balanced Fund, which has more than $65…

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Market Volatility – it’s Cause and the Effect on Investors

Put simply, volatility is the up and down movement of the market. It is usually measured by any deviation from how the market is expected to perform. A common analogy is that of a ship in…

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Mechanical Investment – Removing Fear from Trading

Gary Stone advocates and personally uses, a mechanical investment approach. You will often hear him talk about it in interviews, or write about it on social media.   What is mechanical investing? In Gary’s Why I’m…

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Ignore ETFs at your investing peril

Despite Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) being labelled as one of the greatest innovations in global markets, their use and growth in the Australian market has been much slower than in other countries. Only now is this,…

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ETF Investing with Buffett-like Leverage

Back on 12th March, I looked at introducing timing techniques to actively manage a portfolio of ETF’s rather than simply using a buy and hold approach. The 5 ETF’s included in the basket were the Mexican…

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