Morningstar's 2022 Individual Investor Conference: Key takeaways
We highlight some takeaways from Morningstar's 2022 Conference for Individual Investors, where investors had the opportunity to hear from industry experts.
Active vs. passive investing
What are the differences between active and passive investing, and does one offer a higher guarantee of success than the other? Keep reading to learn more.
ETFs vs. stocks
Stocks and ETFs can both be a valuable addition to an investor’s portfolio, however it’s important to understand the pros and cons of these two asset types.
Top brokers Aussies use to invest in stocks and ETFs
We take a look at the most popular brokers among Sharesight users in FY21/22, focusing on investments in stocks and ETFs.
What is impact investing?
Impact investing is an increasingly popular trend that allows investors to make a positive social and environmental impact through their investments.
Top countries and brokers Aussies use to invest in global markets
Looking at data from our userbase, we delve into Aussie investors' favourite global markets and stocks, plus the brokers they use for international trades.
How to navigate market volatility with Sharesight and Stockfox
Learn how to navigate volatile markets by connecting Sharesight's portfolio tracker with share market advice app, Stockfox.
How to create a balanced share portfolio
A balanced investment portfolio strikes a balance between risk and return. Keep reading to learn how to balance your portfolio, plus some of the benefits.
Market corrections: Tracking your portfolio when stocks are down
We look at the impact of the 2022 market correction on Australian investors' assets, using data from our partner Otivo, as well as from Sharesight's userbase.
Volatile markets: 3 mistakes investors should avoid
Volatile markets may make investors nervous, but they can also create lucrative opportunities for savvy investors, provided they avoid a few common pitfalls.
Calculating taxable gains on share trading in New Zealand
While no general capital gains tax applies in New Zealand, a tax on gains made may apply to NZ investors who trade in equity or foreign debt investments.
The pros and cons of dividend reinvestment plans
To DRP, or not to DRP: that is the question. Find out the various pros and cons of partaking in dividend reinvestment plans (also known as DRPs or DRIPs).
How to calculate portfolio turnover
By calculating the portfolio turnover ratio for your investments, you can get insight into your investment strategy and the profitability of your portfolio.
Capital gains tax (CGT) calculator for Australian investors
Sharesight's Australian capital gains tax calculator is the easiest way to calculate the CGT on your investment portfolio for the current tax year.
Mutual funds vs. ETFs in the US
In this blog we explore the differences between mutual funds and ETFs, and what you need to look out for if you’re a US investor.
Record-keeping requirements for Australian investors
Find out which records the ATO requires Australian investors to keep, and how to stay on top of your investment portfolio tax record-keeping with Sharesight.
What is a mutual fund?
Mutual funds can be a low-maintenance investment with potential for high returns. To learn more about the pros and cons of this investment type, keep reading.
Tax loss selling for Australian investors
A tax loss selling (tax loss harvesting) strategy can offset some of the capital gains you incurred during the year. Shareight's Unrealised CGT report can help.