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Top 5 investment strategies for 2020

BetaShares’ top 5 investment strategies for 2020

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2019 saw a stellar performance by equity markets both in Australia and overseas, while fixed income investors did not miss out either, as falling bond yields led to strong returns.
So what do we think lies ahead in 2020, and what does this imply for potential investment strategies?

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ASX Investor Days

BetaShares presenting at the ASX Investor Days

We’re pleased to be associated, once again, with the 2019 ASX Investor Day series and Adviser Workshops to be held during November in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.
This is an opportunity to hear from a number of experts and improve your investment knowledge.
BetaShares Chief Economist, David Bassanese, will be sharing his views on asset class allocation as investors seek income across their portfolio.

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fortifying your portfolio

Late Cycle Bull Markets: 5 Ways to Fortify Portfolios in 2019

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Beginning in early 2009, the current global equity bull market has been one of the longest on record. While no-one can pick the exact top in the market, a growing number of analysts concede the bull phase is at a mature stage and downside risks are accumulating.

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BetaShares at ASA ETF Seminar

BetaShares presenting at the ASA ETF Seminar Series

We are pleased to be involved with the Australian Shareholders’ Association (ASA) upcoming series of events: ‘Building a well-balanced portfolio – The role of Exchange Traded Funds’.
These events will take place across 4 cities during March, including:
MELBOURNE    Fri 15 March 2019 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
BRISBANE          Wed 20 March 2019 at the Brisbane Convention &

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Invest in the solution for Buffett’s “number one problem for mankind”

We’re now well and truly living through a digital revolution, and most of us will be aware that a significant portion of our private data has moved online.  This includes everything from internet banking and tax statements, to photos of ourselves and family members on Facebook, to our smart phones constantly backing up all of our activity onto ‘the cloud’,

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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 of funds management.

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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 events sharing his views on the current economic climate,

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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 less belligerent victory speech quickly soothing market fears,

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