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QUARTERLY WRAP: JUNE 2021

Quarterly Wrap Up – June 2021

July 28, 2021 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Written by George Lin/Senior Investment Manager CFS Over the month, a run of disappointing US economic data raised some doubts about the strength of the US economic recovery, while at the same time, concerns about inflation remained a dominant theme in financial markets. Still, share markets rose modestly, bond markets proved resilient, and iron ore prices surged and corrected. By month’s end, the Australian share market rose about 2.3% while the Australian Dollar (AUD) remained stable – last trading at 77.4 US cents.

Altruism

Altruism

July 21, 2021 12:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Written by Michal Park – Senior Adviser I had the privilege of attending the funeral of a Hudson client last week – an honour really, in light of restrictions on numbers allowed to attend due to Covid-19. Joy was referred to me by her son (a long time Hudson member) and her sole motivation when talking with me was to preserve as much of her estate as possible for her children and grandchildren.

MONTHLY WRAP: MAY 2021

Monthly Wrap Up – May 2021

June 28, 2021 6:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Written by George Lin/Senior Investment Manager CFS Over the month, a run of disappointing US economic data raised some doubts about the strength of the US economic recovery, while at the same time, concerns about inflation remained a dominant theme in financial markets. Still, share markets rose modestly, bond markets proved resilient, and iron ore prices surged and corrected. By month’s end, the Australian share market rose about 2.3% while the Australian Dollar (AUD) remained stable – last trading at 77.4 US cents.

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Monthly Wrap Up – April 2021

May 25, 2021 7:22 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Written by George Lin/Senior Investment Manager CFS In April, a range of market developments as well as concerns about the safety of Coronavirus vaccines caused investors some apprehension as to the pace of immunisation and the strength of the global economic recovery.

You Have The Money – Why Aren’t You Retired?

You Have The Money – Why Aren’t You Retired?

May 11, 2021 6:36 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Written by Michal Park – Senior Adviser This month I posed a question to my viewers who are retired – “what was the catalyst the led you to pull the trigger on retirement?”. I am finding more and more that we may all joke about being desperate to retire, however, when the time comes and we are financially able to retire, many of you just aren’t quite ready to pull the pin.