Centric champions in-house solutions

Centric Wealth, the financial services company backed by CHAMP Private Equity, will develop new in-house investment solutions for financial advisers and their clients as part of plans to expand its product and services business. The group currently offers five investment funds including the Centric DHA Residential Property Fund, which recently received an AA+ rating from […]

How to see the forest AND the trees

If the global financial crisis (GFC) taught us anything - and it taught us a lot - it’s that sometimes the conventional thinking can be well wide of the mark. A conference in Sydney today and tomorrow aims to equip financial planners with the means to make certain investment decisions in an increasingly uncertain world.

ETFs on the up-and-up (and up)

The first ETFs in the world were launched not in the US, but in Canada SSgA and Vanguard each offer three ETFs, while iShares offers 19 The investor can then sell its ETF units on the secondary market or directly back to the ETF provider ETFs can deliver on fees