Investors should know the buy/sell spreads in their funds. The purpose of the spread is to pay for the transaction costs when investors buy or sell to ensure equitable outcomes for those that remain.
Author Archive | Rosemary Steinfort
Investing responsibly or ethically does not mean forsaking returns, and there are now many ways to gain exposure to shares which back an investor’s personal preferences.
Managing their own superannuation might be a good idea for some, but maybe not for others. Decisions on asset allocation, fees and structure all take time and skill, or should it be left to professionals?
Issued just 18 months apart, two of CBA’s preference share issues, PERLS VII and PERLS VIII, experienced vastly different market receptions and showed hybrids can also be volatile.