What Is A Yield Curve? Why Does It Invert?
If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you’ve probably seen plenty of articles about an inverted yield curve. What does this mean, and as an ASX share market investor should you be worried?
What Is The Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) & How Does It Work?
The Efficient market hypothesis (EMH) is a term you may have heard bandied around in investing circles, but why, as an investor, would it matter to you?
What Are Smart Beta ETFs, Factor ETFs and Rules Based ETFs?
Smart beta ETFs are the same thing as a ‘Rules-Based’ and ‘Factor’ ETFs. Many professional investors call them ‘dump beta’ because they are untested and often cost more!
Active V Passive Investment Strategies
Active versus passive investing explained. Owen explains the difference between active and passive investing, ETFs, managed funds and index funds.
ETFs Versus Listed Investment Companies (LIC) Video
The difference between Listed Investment Companies (LIC) and Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) might be small on the surface, but they can impact your investment returns significantly.
Management Expense Ratio (MER) & Indirect Cost Ratio (ICR) Explained
The Management Expense Ratio (MER) is an estimate of the total costs for investing in a managed fund, Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) or index fund.
Defined: The Meaning Of Basis Points, Bips and BPS
Basis points are a finance way for saying percentages. For most of us saying “basis points” is really a useless term and just makes finance more confusing.
How to Use IRR To Value Stocks (Video with Example)
How do you value shares or stocks using the Internal Rate of Return (IRR)? In this video, Owen explains how IRR can be used to value shares or stocks.
A Simple Explainer of What Is A Hedge Fund?
Defined: a hedge fund is a special type of managed fund. A hedge fund can use more than one type of investment strategy to generate returns.
Beginner Shares Series: Why Shares?
In part 1 of the free Beginner Shares Series Owen Raszkiewicz answers the most common beginner questions.
Beginner Shares Series: Setting Investment Goals
In part 2 of the beginner share investment series, Owen explains why it’s important to set some goals and have an investment plan before investing in shares.
VIDEO: Trading Halts Explained
In this video explainer, Owen answers what is a share market trading halt and why do they happen?