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BetaShares Webinar

Diversified ETFs Webinar: All-in-one investment solutions
Date: Thu, 6 February 2020 | Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm (AEDT)
Building a robust, diversified portfolio is one of an investor’s biggest challenges.
It takes time and effort to spread your investments across a range of asset classes, geographic regions and industry sectors – and within an asset class,

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Nothing is certain, except death, taxes - and Aussie dividends?

Nothing is certain, except death, taxes – and Aussie dividends?

Reading time: 4 minutes
When it comes to thinking about returns from your Aussie shares, for many people, dividends are a big part of the story, and historically dividends have made up a significant proportion of the total returns of Australian sharemarket.
Australian companies on average have among the highest dividend yields1 and payout ratios2 in the developed world.

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BetaShares’ top HACK for thematic investing

Reading time: 3 min
Earlier this month Symantec Corp., possibly the best-known name in cybersecurity, completed the sale of its Enterprise cybersecurity business, and the rights to the Symantec name, to Broadcom Inc. Symantec Corp., which makes Norton Antivirus, kept its consumer business but has rebranded as part of the deal,

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Forward or reverse? Finding the right gear for any market direction

In many of my conversations, I come across professionals who express FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) and yet still they sit on the sidelines when it comes to investing in the market. It seems that everyone these days is nervous about market valuations, and top of mind for many is how much more upside there is in the sharemarkets.

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India corporate tax cuts

Indian Corporate Tax Cuts: The Spark that Lights the Fire?

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Late last month, the Indian Ministry of Finance announced a large reduction in the base corporate tax rate from 30% to 22%, including a preferential tax rate of 15% for new manufacturing investment. The effective tax rate will be cut to ~25% (after surcharges and levies) vs.

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investing for income in a low interest rate environment

Investing for Income in a Low Interest Rate Environment

Reading time: 10 minutes
With interest rates at historic lows, investors who rely on cash or government bonds for income returns are having a harder time making ends meet.
For risk-conscious investors, the good news is that there is a range of innovative cash and fixed income investment exposures on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) that offer attractive income returns,

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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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India: Is now the time to invest?

Reading time: 4 minutes
Despite a strong long-term economic growth outlook, the Indian economy has slowed over recent quarters and its sharemarket has under-performed global peers so far this year.  With policy stimulus on the way, this could offer a buying opportunity, assuming the Indian economy manages to rebound over the second half of this year.

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