ETF Awards 2017

BetaShares wins “ETF Fund Manager of the Year”

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

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BetaShares presenting at the ASX Investor Day

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

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A Focus on Trump Trades

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

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A New Record High for the S&P 500?

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

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Why short-term thinking is here to stay

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

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BetaShares awarded ETF Fund Manager of the Year by Professional Planner & Zenith Investment Partners

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.

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