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SHARECAFE FIXED INTEREST & INCOME

Elizabeth Moran
Hybrids Are Back, So Weigh The Risk. Once again investors desperately seeking income appear to be prepared to take whatever interest rate is on offer no matter the risk involved, as shown by CBAs last three hybrids.

FIXED INTEREST INSIGHTS


Top 10 Tips For Assessing Bonds

There are a number of factors to consider when assessing a new bond investment - not just the return.
 

10 Reasons To Bond With Property

You don't have to just have to borrow big or worry about falling prices to invest in property.

Low Risk Investments

Low rates have all sorts of investors searching for higher yield, but higher yield means increased risk.

COMMENT & ANALYSIS


Frank Paul
16 Things To Know About Annuities. With everybody writing about shares I thought something different was in order. Lets talk about annuities. The least exciting thing I could think of, but not entirely inappropriate in the context of trying to balance out the risk within a portfolio.

FIXED INTEREST INSIGHTS


Term Deposits Vs Inflation Bonds

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The three types of bonds available - fixed rate, floating rate and inflation linked - offer compelling protections.

Bond Bubble Rising?

For a bubble scenario to burst, interest rates would need to go up quickly and unexpectedly. No one expects that.

Losing Our AAA Rating

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For some years the FIIG research team has pondered the loss of the Australia's treasured AAA credit rating.

Bank Bonds Vs Shares

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Can we count on banks to continue delivering, or is it time to look at other forms of exposure to the sector?

COMMENT & ANALYSIS


James Dunn
Plato Income Maximiser LIC Gets The Yield Philosophy Right. A listed investment company (LIC) with a difference is heading to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), with the imminent listing of Plato Income Maximiser Limited.

 

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