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4 ways to be a prepared investor this year

by Stephanie Stefanovic | Jan 9th 2024

If you’re looking to improve your performance and strengthen your portfolio against market volatility, here are four ways to become a more prepared investor.

Alternative investments

Why alternative investments are the key to building a diverse portfolio

by Team at Goldie | Dec 20th 2023

In this blog, NZ real investment platform Goldie discusses various methods of diversification and the crucial role that alternative investments have to play.

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Emotionally intelligent investing: How to make smarter decisions

by Ricky Yeo | Nov 29th 2023

We explain some of the common pitfalls investors face when making decisions, and what you can do to become a more emotionally intelligent investor.

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Key duties of a company director

by Content Team at LegalVision | Oct 26th 2023

If you're a company director, there are a number of duties you must comply with or else risk receiving significant penalties. Keep reading to learn more.

What is a dividend aristocrat

What is a dividend aristocrat?

by Stephanie Stefanovic | Oct 11th 2023

Dividend aristocrats are S&P 500 companies that have consistently raised their annual dividend payout for at least 25 years. Keep reading to learn more.

Top brokers and markets for international trades

Top countries and brokers Aussies use to invest in global markets

by Stephanie Stefanovic | Sep 29th 2023

Looking at data from our userbase, we delve into Aussie investors' favourite global markets and stocks, plus the brokers they use for international trades.

Best brokers for Australian investors

Top brokers Aussies use to invest in stocks and ETFs

by Stephanie Stefanovic | Aug 31st 2023

We take a look at the most popular brokers among Sharesight users in FY22/23, focusing on investments in stocks and ETFs.


What is the FIRE movement?

by Stephanie Stefanovic | Aug 11th 2023

A growing number of people are embracing the FIRE movement, a financial strategy and lifestyle that is also known as Financial Independence, Retire Early.

dividend tax

Do dividends get taxed?

by Stephanie Stefanovic | Jul 21st 2023

Investing in dividend-paying stocks is one way to earn additional income, however Australian investors should be aware of the potential tax implications.


ESS vs. ESOP: What’s the difference?

by Content Team at LegalVision | Jul 6th 2023

This article explores the differences between an ESS and an ESOP, and the key legal considerations when implementing one of these schemes.

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4 reasons to use consolidated views in Sharesight

by Prashant Mohan | Jun 28th 2023

By using consolidated views, you can see all of your portfolios in one view, making it easy to see your overall performance and identify areas for improvement.

Capital gains tax (CGT) calculator Sharesight

Capital gains tax (CGT) calculator for Australian investors

by Angela Thompson | Jun 15th 2023

Sharesight's Australian capital gains tax calculator is the easiest way to calculate the CGT on your investment portfolio.