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.

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Sharesight20ASX top 20 ASX trades - 24th June 2019

by David Olsen | Jun 24th 2019

Afterpay Touch (ASX: APT) continues to dominate our weekly Sharesight20ASX trading snapshots, with large numbers of both buy *and* sell trades.

Top20 NZX trades Sharesight June 2019
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Sharesight20NZX top 20 NZX trades - 24th June 2019

by David Olsen | Jun 24th 2019

For the forth week running, strong interest in Infratil Limited (NZX: IFT) saw the stock top our Sharesight20NZX list of the 20 most traded shares on the NZX.

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Angela Thompson a finalist in Women in Finance Awards 2019

by David Olsen | Jun 24th 2019

We are pleased to announce that Sharesight Digital Marketing Manager Angela Thompson has been named a finalist in the Women in Finance Awards 2019.

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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.

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Sharesight20ASX top 20 ASX trades - 17th June 2019

by David Olsen | Jun 17th 2019

Concern from regulator AUSTRAC over Afterpay Touch's anti-money laundering/counter-terrorism financing compliance didn't hurt buy interest in APT this week.

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Sharesight20NZX top 20 NZX trades - 17th June 2019

by David Olsen | Jun 17th 2019

Strong interest in Infratil Limited (NZX: IFT) saw the stock top our Sharesight20NZX snapshot of the 20 most traded shares on the NZX for a third week running.

Sharesight release notes - May 2019

Sharesight release notes - May 2019

by Scott Ryburn | Jun 7th 2019

The Sharesight development team has been continuing to work on our Interactive Brokers integration with a range of bug-fixes and enhancements, plus a lot more..

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.

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Track Korea Exchange (KRX) stocks with Sharesight

by David Olsen | Jun 4th 2019

Investors can now track almost 2,000 stocks, ETFs and REITs on the Korea Exchange (KRX) on Sharesight, with historical price data going back almost 20 years.

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Sharesight20ASX top 20 ASX trades - 3rd June 2019

by David Olsen | Jun 3rd 2019

Sharesight users jumped at the opportunity to pick up Costa Group Holdings (ASX:CGC) at a discount, after prices fell 27.6% on news of a profit downgrade.

Top20 NZX trades June 2019
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Sharesight20NZX top 20 NZX trades - 3rd June 2019

by David Olsen | Jun 3rd 2019

Strong interest in Infratil Limited (NZX: IFT) saw the stock again top our weekly Sharesight20NZX snapshot of the top 20 trades on the NZX by Sharesight users.

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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.

Top20 ASX trades May 2019
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Sharesight20 top 20 trades on ASX & NZX - May 2019

by David Olsen | May 30th 2019

Welcome to the Sharesight20 snapshot for May 2019, where We look at the top 20 trades on both the ASX and NZX markets among the Sharesight userbase..

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.

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Sharesight20ASX top 20 ASX trades - 27th May 2019

by David Olsen | May 27th 2019

ASX bank stocks were sold down by Sharesight users after the Australian Federal Election result, with Westpac, CBA, and NAB heavily sold down.

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Sharesight20NZX top 20 NZX trades - 27th May 2019

by David Olsen | May 27th 2019

A surge in interest in Infratil Limited (NZX: IFT) saw the stock top the latest Sharesight20NZX snapshot of the 20 most traded shares on the NZX.

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Track the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) with Sharesight

by David Olsen | May 27th 2019

We’ve added support for over 1,000 listings on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) on Sharesight, with historical price data going back almost 20 years.