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Post-Election-poned

Market Update: 17 August 2020 As we near elections in the US, the markets start considering a world with a Democratic win - given Betfair has Biden at $1.70 vs... » Read more

Private Equity Investing: The fallacy of mean reversion in FX markets

A common misconception is that currencies are mean-reverting and, therefore, hedging is a poorly-allocated cost. The problem is: most of the time, we either don’t have time to wait for... » Read more

AFAMA depreciation

Market Update: 10 August 2020 If you were to Google this (or begrudgingly on Microsoft's Bing) on your Apple phone, or ask someone on Facebook or even search for a... » Read more

Optimism of the ISM

Market Update: 4 August 2020 As ISM in the US comes out far better than expected at 54.2, US stocks continue to make new highs. The correlation for AUD to... » Read more

Don’t you, forget about me

Market Update: 31 July 2020 Apple, Amazon, Alphabet all beat expectations - enough to get Nasdaq excited with a 0.4% rally after being down and reversed S&P falls - it... » Read more

You have the power to know, you’re indestructible

Market Update: 28 July 2020 As Gold moves higher, you have to question why and how? Is it a simple old-fashioned stop-loss target practice or is it telling us something?... » Read more

It’s just not cricket…

Market Update: 23 July 2020 When you get everything you want, it should be a positive.. EU finally agreed upon a stimulus package, China talked about unveiling a fiscal package... » Read more

A little less conversation, a little more action

Market Update: 20 July 2020 Oh dear friends in the EU, it's these stumbles that remind the UK they did the right thing... As EU goes into its 3rd day... » Read more

Time to pay the rent

Market Update: 17 July 2020 As AUD fumbles back at 0.6985, it's evident there's growing concern with international influences that hold back a rally. Some might have the luxury of sleeping,... » Read more

Back to life, back to reality

Market Update: 14 July 2020 As Victoria is back in isolation and NSW looks to be treading a fine line with some reimposed restrictions on pubs and clubs, the Stock... » Read more