For the second year in a row, BetaShares has been awarded “ETF Manager of the Year” at the 2017 Professional Planner & Zenith Fund Manager Awards. The Awards bring together the acknowledged quality of Zenith’s investment research capabilities with the leading independent publication in the financial planning space to recognise sustained excellence in the area
We’re pleased to be associated with the popular ASX Investor Day. Run by the ASX in 5 capital cities, this will be an opportunity for investors to meet investment experts who will share their wealth of knowledge on the topics that matter to you. Our own Chief Economist, David Bassanese, will be at all the
The BetaShares Weekly Newsletter will be taking a short break during the holiday season but will return on February 1st, 2017.
Global Markets Markets completely got the US Presidential election wrong last week, but ended with good gains nonetheless. The week began with the view that “Trump should not win, but if he does markets will tank.” As it turned out, Trump won but the market melt-down lasted only a few hours – with Trump’s
Global Markets The major theme last week was a follow through of “Trump trades”, which entailed a further surge in bond yields, a stronger $US, and equity rotation toward sectors likely to benefit from Trump’s policies, such as health care, financials, defence industries and infrastructure-related construction companies – and out “defensive yield” sectors that will
In this guest contribution, Wade Matterson, Principal at Milliman Australian Financial Risk Management, discusses why the retirement industry is obsessed with the dangers of short-term thinking. Investors are encouraged to ‘stay the course’ during periods of poor investment returns or high market volatility, and to remain focused on their long-term goals – and it is
BetaShares is proud to have been awarded the 2016 ‘ETF Fund Manager of the Year’ at the Professional Planner | Zenith Fund Awards held on October 7th 2016. The awards are based on Zenith’s renowned fund manager review and rating process that focuses on nine key aspects of a fund manager’s philosophy, process and people.
Watch BetaShares Chief Economist, David Bassanese wrap up the 2016 Earnings Reporting Season in this short 2 minute video.
BetaShares is proud to have been awarded the 2016 ETF Provider of the Year at the 29th Fund Manager of the Year awards hosted by Money Management and Lonsec on May 26th 2016.
Watch this short video for a description on the concept of Managed Risk Investing, and explanation on its applicability particular to retiree and pre-retiree investors.