News Articles For August 2011

Bull Market Vs Bear Market

Australian Share Market Report Week Ending August 26th 2011

26/8/2020 | Back in the black for equity markets. BHP, Buffet and Bernanke: Record profits, big buys, and an ace up the sleeve?

Housing market street

Property Market: Residential Mortgage Securities Up 2.3% June 2011!

25/8/2020 | The mortgage market is growing again! Find out what this means for the average property investor and home buyer.

Flood Levy Tax Information Australia: How Much, When & How To Pay

25/8/2020 |

Earning over $50,000 a year? Chances are you’ll have to pay the Flood Levy. Learn what the flood levy tax means for you.

Australian Income Tax Rates: Tax Tables For 2011/2012, 2012/2013

25/8/2020 |

Tax rates for 2011/2011 haven’t changed. However there is a shiny new Flood Levy to pay.

Medicare Australia: Medicare Levy & Medicare levy Surcharge Explained

25/8/2020 |

The Medicare levy and Medicare levy surcharge; why do both exist and what is the difference? Much of this information is sourced directly from the ATO to ensure it is up to date and accurate. You can use our Income Tax Calculator to calculate how much you have you have to pay for the Medicare Levy.

Why does the Medicare Levy exist?

Medicare is the scheme that gives Australian residents access to health care. To help fund the scheme, most taxpayers pay a Medicare levy of 1.5% of their taxable income.

Gold Price Forecast: Gold Prices Set To Plunge?

24/8/2020 | Is the gold price set to tumble? Soros, Wells Fargo and Marc Faber think so. Find out why.

Buying Gold: Hedged Vs. Unhedged & Currency Risk

22/8/2020 |

Understanding currency risks is vital when investing in gold. Making the wrong decision can cost you big returns.

Australian Gold Stocks Trading On The ASX

22/8/2020 |

Buy gold or buy gold miners? Do gold miners really match the returns of gold price changes?

Gold Exchange Traded Commodities (ETCs) On The ASX

22/8/2020 |

Which is the best gold ETC on the ASX; currency risk, management fees, and liquidity discussed.

Australian Managed Funds Specialising In Gold

22/8/2020 |

Looking for a professional fund manager to make your gold investments? Check out some of the Australian managed funds specialising in gold miners.

Gold Bullion: Where To Buy Gold Bullion In Australia

22/8/2020 |

How and where to buy physical gold bullion and gold coins in Australia.

How To Buy Gold In Australia: How Australians Can Invest In Gold

22/8/2020 |

A comprehensive guide to buying gold in Australia; currency risks of gold, gold ETCs, how to buy gold bullion and investor resources for gold including prices and charts.

Australian Share Market Report Week Ending 19th August

19/8/2020 | After another extremely volatile week the S&P/ASX 200 closed down 1.69% for the week following more concerns about the US economy and sovereign debt woes in the eurozone.

Australian Share Market Report August 18th

18/8/2020 | Sell offs today in the equities markets as investors take profits and remain cautious over uncertainty in the global economy.

Bull Market Bull Statue

Australian Share Market Report 17th August 2011

17/8/2020 | More rallies today in the Aussie share market as better than expected earnings reports continue to surface out of the dust from last week’s global debt storm.

Interest Rate Forecast

Australian Interest Rate Forecast September 2011

15/8/2020 | RBA cash rate forecast for September 2011 from Goldman Sachs, Westpac, CBA and ANZ. No predictions for an interest rate rise in September.

Australian Interest Rate Forecast: Westpac Forecasts December Cut

15/8/2020 | With the huge amount of volatility in share markets seen in the past week and mounting concerns about the global economy where will the RBA set rates over the next year?

Share Market Info And Chart Showing Increase

Australian Share Market Report 15th August 2011

15/8/2020 | Another relief rally for Aussie shares on the back of strong company earnings.

Buying Property In A Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF)

14/8/2020 | Everything you want to know about buying a property in your SMSF, how to buy, the buying process, rules and restrictions etc.

Australian Share Market Report 12th August 2011

12/8/2020 | Share market rally fizzles out as investors jump ship despite 4.63% gain in US markets overnight.