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Raiz expands to SMSF market
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAR 2021
... Core S+P 500, Russell Australian Responsible Investment, Global Sustainability Leaders ETF, iShares Global 100, Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets Shares, and iShares Global Healthcare. "Offering a custom portfolio gives our growing client base greater choice. ...
Chief economist update: More manna from UK Treasury
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 5 MAR 2021
... today, borrowing falls to 4.5% of GDP in 22-23, 3.5% in 23-24, then 2.9% and 2.8% in the following two years," he said. "The FTSE-100 index rose by 0.9% on the day of the budget announcement but fell by 0.4% the following day. This year to date, the ...
Raiz launches custom portfolio option
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 21 JAN 2021
... Core S+P 500, Russell Australian Responsible Investment, Global Sustainability Leaders ETF, iShares Global 100, Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets Shares, and iShares Global Healthcare.
Lack of diversity major business risk: SSGA
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 JAN 2021
... take. In 2021, SSGA will vote against the chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee at companies in the S&P 500 and FTSE 100 that do not disclose the racial and ethnic composition of their boards. Further, from 2022, SSGA will also vote against ...
Chief economist update: COVID with a vengeance
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 JAN 2021
... central bank at a relative advantage - a zero sum game if you will. It's a different story for the stock market. The FTSE-100 index underperformed its peers, dropping by 14.3% in 2020. This compares with gains of 16.3% and 16.0% in the S&P 500 and ...
Chief economist update: No pandemic on Wall Street
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 11 JAN 2021
... (362,000). The S&P500 closed 16.3% in the black for the calendar year 2020, outperforming the Stoxx-50 index (-5.1%), the FTSE-100 index (-14.3%), and the Nikkei-225 index (+16.0%) - more than double its average annual return from 1956 to 2019 of around ...
Chief economist update: More money for reimposed lockdown
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 6 NOV 2020
... billion (expectations were for £100 billion addition) - but kept the Bank Rate steady at 0.10%. Money and more money sent the FTSE-100 index to a near three-week high. The BOE's decision factored in renewed restrictions that are expected to in place ...
BetaShares tinkers with ETF lineup
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 4 NOV 2020
... (DHHF) will shed its 10% allocation to defensive assets to 100% growth assets. The fees will be 19 bps. Lastly, the BetaShares FTSE RAFI U.S. 1000 ETF (ASX: QUS) will change its index from FTSE RAFI U.S. 1000 Index to the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index. ...
Chief economist update: Good or bad news is good Wall Street news
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 22 OCT 2020
... 6.3% this year to date - miles ahead compared with the sharp losses of 15.1% in the Euro Stoxx-50 index and 23.4% in the FTSE-100, or even the Nikkei-225's almost flat (-0.1%) performance. Not to mention (but I have to), the Nasdaq composite index's ...
Vanguard launches new ESG offerings
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 OCT 2020
... our existing Ethically Conscious funds, which were launched in September 2018." The fund is benchmarked to the custom-built FTSE Australia 300 Choice Index and seeks to track the return of this index before taking into account management fees, expenses ...
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