Apple Inc – Looking beyond the device game

April 2017 Apple Inc (‘Apple’) is amongst the largest companies in the world. The company enjoys strong brand recognition globally and extensive market penetration for its flagship products, most notably the iPhone. While speculation around the success of Apple Watch, Apple TV, iPad, or even the likelihood of an Apple Car often captures headlines, we…

Wider global choice for SMSF investors

December 2016 Australian investors now have easier access to international shares Self-managed superannuation fund (‘SMSF’) investors are increasingly aware of the benefits associated with portfolio diversification and are looking to allocate a greater portion of their portfolios to international equities. Although Australian shares have historically been high yielding and benefit from franking credits, the downsides…