Market Wrap - March 2021

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Market Wrap - March 2021

The rollout of Covid vaccines remained the key focus worldwide. More than 30% of adults in the US have now received at least one jab, for example, and new infections are down by around 80% since the peak in January.

Evolving interest rate expectations continued to set the tone for bond markets. Yields on US government bonds continued to rise quite sharply, but yields declined in most other regions including Australia.


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SMART Life - Issue 8 - Autumn 2022

Recently we’ve seen some wild volatility in share markets across the world due to the pandemic and military conflict. We examine what’s going on, the drivers be- hind the price swings and how long they could last. Importantly, we consider what volatility could mean for your retirement savings.


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31 Jan

January Market Wrap

December saw an uptick in Covid infections worldwide. Daily case numbers in the US topped one million for the first time, underlining the ongoing challenge of the pandemic.


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31 Jan

SMART Life - Issue 7 - Summer 2022

In this issue we discuss the changes in superannuation effective 2022, how to improve your longevity, and changes to the RBA that may affect your mortgage.


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