featured - Should you invest in early-stage companies or VC funds?
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Should you invest in early-stage companies or VC funds?

by Angela Thompson | Jul 26th 2019

Sharesight CEO Doug Morris moderated a panel of angel investing, VC and crowd-funding platform experts. Here's what they told him about early-stage investing.

How to evaluate and record stock buybacks
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How to evaluate and record stock buybacks

by Andrew Bird | Jul 13th 2019

As an investor, it’s important to understand why stock buybacks occur, how to evaluate them, and whether you should participate in them -- even at a discount.

3 tips to maximise your retirement savings
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3 tips to maximise your retirement savings

by Doug Morris | Jul 11th 2019

Your retirement may be decades away, but there’s no time to waste in building your retirement income with these three tips for investors.

ASX Investor Day Sydney
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ASX Investor Day Sydney 2019

by Vikas Soni | Jul 2nd 2019

Approximately 800 attendees had the opportunity to listen and learn from some of the best people in the investing world at the ASX Investor Day in Sydney.

What is a dividend yield trap
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What is a dividend yield trap?

by Prashant Mohan | Jun 26th 2019

While investing in high dividend yielding stocks can be a good strategy, it can lead to what’s known as a yield trap, dividend trap, or dividend yield trap.

Featured - How to build a long-term portfolio in listed markets
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How to build a long-term portfolio in listed markets

by Graham Hand | Jun 17th 2019

Building a resilient portfolio doesn't have to be complicated. Just pick an asset allocation that matches your risk horizon, and follow these 4 simple rules.

The essential guide to investing in unlisted property trusts
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The unlisted property trust investing essential guide

by Hamish Wehl | Jun 5th 2019

There are a number of ways to invest in commercial property, from direct investment, private syndicates, REITs, to unlisted property trusts -- explained here.

featured - What is CHESS?
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What is CHESS?

by Angela Thompson | May 30th 2019

As an Australian investor, you’ve probably heard of CHESS. This article explains what it is, including the advantages of having CHESS sponsored shares.

ETFs vs managed funds - what are the differences?
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ETFs vs managed funds - what are the differences?

by Prashant Mohan | May 29th 2019

Are you considering investing in an ETF or managed fund? When they’re both available, it can be confusing to determine which one is best for your circumstances.

Shares for Beginners podcast interview with Sharesight CEO
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Shares for Beginners podcast interview with Sharesight CEO

by David Olsen | May 17th 2019

Share investing advocate Philip Muscatello spoke with Sharesight CEO Doug Morris on the Shares for Beginners podcast about ETFs, benchmarking, and Sharesight.

ETF vs LIC differences
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ETFs versus LICs: What you need to know

by Alison Banney | May 3rd 2019

What are the key differences between ETFs and LICs, and which one is right for your portfolio? Let’s take a look at both investment options to find out.

featured - Top 10 investing podcasts for Australian investors
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Top 10 investing podcasts for Australian investors

by Angela Thompson | Apr 29th 2019

A great way to learn and get an edge in your investing is by listening to podcasts. Here's our list of top 10 podcasts for Australian investors.

Top 20 ASX trades April 2019
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Sharesight20 top 20 trades on ASX & NZX - April 2019

by David Olsen | Apr 29th 2019

Welcome to the April 2019 edition of the Sharesight20 monthly trading snapshot, where we look at the top 20 trades on both the ASX and NZX markets this month.

Australian investment bond
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What is an Australian investment bond?

by Prashant Mohan | Apr 9th 2019

Australian investment bonds can be a tax-effective way to invest over the long term, with favourable treatment of capital gains when held for 10 years or more.

Top20 ASX (41)
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Sharesight20 top 20 trades on ASX & NZX - February 2019

by David Olsen | Feb 26th 2019

Which stocks were in the top 20 trades on both the ASX and NZX by the Sharesight userbase during February 2019? Find out here.

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See you at the 2019 AIA Annual Investment Summit

by Angela Thompson | Feb 22nd 2019

Learn how to future-proof your portfolio at the Australian Investors Association's 2019 Annual Investment Summit, to be held 15 March in Sydney.

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Sharesight Stock Picking Competition — Final Results!

by David Olsen | Feb 20th 2019

Now that 2018 is over it’s time to find out which stocks performed best, which performed worst, and most importantly, which was the winning stock pick!

SMSF Top20 trades 2018
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The 20 shares most traded by SMSFs in 2018

by Prashant Mohan | Feb 18th 2019

Let’s take a look at the 20 most traded shares in Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) portfolios tracked in Sharesight, and how they performed in 2018.