Market Update January 2022

Market Returns to 31 January: The Australian Sharemarket fell by 10% during January and other investment markets suffered similar falls. Investment are always unpredictable but volatility has been higher in the last few months. The reasons for the falls are broadly: Inflation Global inflation has increased dramatically due to supply chain disruptions. Australia has not […]

Federal Government Budget 2021/22

The Australian Federal Government released their budget for the 2022 financial year last Tuesday. The most useful measures that were announced relating to individuals are: Super Contributions age limit increase At present, anyone under age 67 can make a personal contribution if their account balance is less than $1.6m.  Anyone under age 65 with an […]