Investment Fundamentals

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Investment Fundamentals


Cash includes money in bank accounts, as well as investments in bank bills and similar securities and some short term (up to 12 months) term deposits. Fixed interest investments include term deposits, debentures, mortgages, and government and corporate bonds.  You can invest in property directly  or indirectly. 

A share represents part ownership of a company. Shares are generally bought and sold on a stock exchange.

Information in this document is based on current regulatory requirements and laws, as at 1 July 2020, which may be subject to change.


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2 Aug

Risk and Return

When deciding which investments are right for you, it is important to understand the trade-off between risk and return and how to manage investment risk.


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29 Jul

Savings and Budgeting

By setting goals, planning ahead and being smart with your savings and debt strategies – you can actively grow your wealth even from a modest start.


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29 Jul

Market Volatility

Many investors become concerned when volatility occurs in global financial markets – particularly about the impact on their superannuation and other investments.


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