Global matters: All aboard the new Silk Road

Global matters: All aboard the new Silk Road

China’s One Road, One Belt project is one of the biggest infrastructure initiatives undertaken in modern times. Sarah Shaw from 4D Infrastructure, who runs Territory Funds Management??s Global Infrastructure mandate talks about the implications for investors in...
Global markets navigate a sea of uncertainty

Global markets navigate a sea of uncertainty

It’s almost a decade since the global financial crisis created havoc in financial markets. While the global economy continues to show signs of recovery, political uncertainty in Europe and the United States is creating fresh confusion on global markets as...
Time to review? Transition to retirement pensions

Time to review? Transition to retirement pensions

Amid the major reforms to superannuation that took effect on July 1, some significant changes to the tax treatment of your Transition to Retirement Pension (TRIP) may have flown under the radar. Some individuals will be affected more than others, so if you have a TRIP...
The risky business of cryptocurrency investment

The risky business of cryptocurrency investment

You’ve probably heard by now of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In the space of eight years they’ve gone from a geeky novelty to big business and investors are beginning to take note. There’s an estimated US$US100 billion worth of cryptocurrency...
How to prepare for climbing interest rates

How to prepare for climbing interest rates

Interest rates have been low for so long it’s tempting to think low rates are the new normal. So when the Reserve Bank suggests that a cash rate of 3.5 per cent is the new ‘neutral’, people take notice. Even the Prime Minister warned Australian...