investment mix

UK referendum: ‘Leave’ wins the day – what next?

The people of the United Kingdom (UK) have voted to ‘Leave’ the European Union (EU). Here we are providing some commentary from Colonial First State Investments on the short-term impacts, the outlook, the positives and the political implications of 'Brexit".

Market volatility: facts and figures

Many investors become concerned when volatility occurs in global financial markets – particularly about the impact on their superannuation and other investments. In times like these, it’s important to understand the causes of market movements and how to minimise your risk.

Risk and return: understanding the basics

When deciding which investments are right for you, it is important to understand the trade-off between risk and return and how to manage investment risk. A risk profile can help identify the type and mix of investments that will best help you achieve your financial and lifestyle goals.