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AJ Radio – Episode 21 (Recorded 19th February 2019)

February 21 , 2019 Alex Jamieson

In this 21st Episode of AJ Radio we look at forecasts and what we can expect in 2019 for the markets, economy and everything financial.

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How can I tell if my super fund provider is in financial difficulty?

February 15 , 2019 Alex Jamieson

I recently reviewed Media Super’s Annual Report after reading a media article that reported them purchasing a 429-year-old violin as an investment. I thought this

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Bestsellers on retirement or investment planning: fiction or non-fiction?

January 31 , 2019 Alex Jamieson

A few years back, I attended an executive course run by University of Nebraska, Omaha. It took place just prior to the annual general meeting

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What next for Australian property?

December 20 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

There have recently been many articles in the media regarding changing property prices. Unlike shares, which can be accurately tracked day-to-day, property is historically an

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AJ Radio – Special Edition on Insights from CFA Annual Conference New York 2018

December 10 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

Hear Shaun’s insights on how effective company acquisitions are, what can we expect from the trade war between US & China, how to spot a recession, and lots more. 

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Does your retirement super need to be ‘Zengosaidan’?

November 29 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

I often like to read ‘peculiar’ books that give me some insights into different ways of thinking. I recently came across a book review in

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Which would you prefer: a 7% or 12% return on your super?

November 13 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

It seems like a simple enough question. If you had a balance investment option in your super, would you choose a 7% or 12% return?

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Could your Hostplus Index Balanced Fund be a disappointment?

October 30 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

Around $2.5 billion has reportedly flowed into the industry super fund Hostplus in recent times. This influx of funds has largely been on the back

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AJ Radio – Episode 20 (Recorded 22nd August 2018)

August 28 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

In this 20th Episode of AJ Radio we challenge some paradigms of investing and retirement.

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AJ Radio – Episode 19 (Recorded 24th July 2018)

July 25 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

In this 19th Episode of AJ Radio we crack open the video game market and the opportunities for investors. 

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Is it better to retire on a $350k super fund, or a $900k super fund balance?

June 15 , 2018 Alex Jamieson

When it comes to retirement most people believe more is best, but is this always the case? Have the Centrelink changes that came into effect

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