Category: Investing Essentials

October 19th 2021

The 4 big themes to watch for this earnings season

The U.S. earnings season is once again upon us as the world’s largest and most influential companies pull the curtain back on Wall Street. ….

October 15th 2021

What is ethical investing?

Beyond understanding simply what a company does, investors are increasingly concerned with how it acts. A growing number are asking whether or not their….

September 27th 2021

What is an ETF?

An exchange-traded fund (ETF) is a managed investment fund that contains a basket of assets, which might include shares, bonds, commodities or more. So….

September 24th 2021

How do dividends work?

If a company does well, its board of directors might distribute some of the profits to shareholders. This is known as a dividend and….

September 21st 2021

5 steps to get started investing

If it’s your first foray into investing and you’re feeling overwhelmed, you’re not alone. Most new investors feel apprehensive about making a bad investment….

September 17th 2021

How is Superhero different to micro-investing?

Superhero lets Australians invest in the market with as little as $100. But don’t be fooled – Superhero is not a micro-investing platform. It’s….

August 10th 2021

Travel – the road to recovery

Travel is a massive industry that has been absolutely clotheslined by COVID-19. Just look at the dust gathering on your frequent flyer points. Globally….

July 30th 2021

Healthcare – vaccines, new tech and ageing populations

The COVID-19 pandemic has reminded investors everywhere that healthcare is big business. Billions of vaccinations and tests are being churned out globally in an….

July 23rd 2021

How much do I need to start investing?

While you need significant sums of money to invest in property, the great thing about investing in shares is you can get started with….

July 20th 2021

What’s all the fuss about BNPL?

What is buy-now pay-later? Just another way for Millennials to get what they want, when they want. Credit cards without the interest and annual….