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After a blow-away February result season this year, the August result season proved to be only average, and still we’re at covid’s mercy

Sep 08 2021

Stablecoins provide an alternative to highly volatile crypto peers. Central Bank Digital Currencies may nevertheless signal the end of the crypto explosion

Aug 04 2021


In Part III of FNArena’s exploration of crypto currency, we examine the rise of Ethereum, and the implications of Ethereum’s far more extensive application capacity. An error in the original publication has now been addressed

Jun 28 2021

As sharemarkets continue to rebound, fund managers target sectors and stocks appropriate to the next stage of the economic cycle and a new post-covid normal

Jun 23 2021


Previous Stories

Bitcoin Versus Gold

May 31 2021

Can bitcoin replace gold as a store of wealth in the face of inflation and times of uncertainty?


Banks: Has The Narrative Changed?

May 19 2021

While a ‘buy the sector’ trade has been working for bank investors, it may be timely to ask if now’s the time for an entirely different approach


Bitcoin: What’s That All About?

Apr 30 2021

Bitcoin, blockchain, crypto… No idea what they’re all about? Maybe we can help


Investment Strategies For A Global Revival

Apr 23 2021

As several economies regain pre-covid levels of activity and the world transitions to stimulus from support, this time may be different due to a more enlightened attitude towards fiscal and monetary policy


Why All This Fuss Over Bond Yields?

Mar 31 2021

This article is a 101 lesson in what a government bond is, and why suddenly stock markets have been running away in fear of them


Rudi’s Comprehensive February 2021 Review

Mar 26 2021

A compilation of stories relating to the February 2021 corporate reporting season in Australia, including FNArena’s final balance for the season


Australian Banks: Strong Tailwinds

Mar 19 2021

Rising bond yields, rising margins, ongoing growth-to-value rotation and the prospect of higher dividends have brokers remaining bullish on the banks. But a resurgent housing market may yet prove an impediment


February 2021 Result Season: The Wrap

Mar 05 2021

The February result season saw the average beat-to-miss ratio of forecasts absolutely smashed. Does that make it the best season ever?


2021 Investment Outlook Part II

Dec 22 2020

If the virus has achieved one thing, it is to prompt governments across the globe to pour stimulus into new technologies and renewability that will drive strong demand for Australian resources


2021 Investment Outlook Part I

Dec 17 2020

Despite strong stock market gains form the March low, consensus is that Australia, and the world, will see further gains on robust 2021 earnings growth