Loss after Loss: Why smart investors are deserting Industry Super Funds

IFM hires banks for $2 billion Pacific Hydro sell-off Privately held “dark pools” of capital finally exposed 16 April 2015  Australian Financial Review It’s understood IFM Investors, run by Brett Himbury, had already received some interest in the unit before deciding to sell the asset. Louie Douvis  by Sarah Thompson Anthony Macdonald Jake Mitchell IFM…

UK Housing Bubble Bursts

Sales Of UK Luxury Homes Crash By 80 percent as “Waves Of Wealthy People Are Leaving”   About a year ago, when the Chinese housing bubble had just begun to burst and forcing the real estate bubble blowers to consider a different venue, namely the stock market, another housing bubble several thousand miles away was…

Commercial property, shares better value than housing

          Perth CBD – Image by Nicole Wilkins, Lens to Soul Photography by Larry Schlesinger  9 April 2015  Australian Financial Review The longer term outlook for Australian residential investment property is “messy”, with price growth likely to be constrained because housing is “expensive” and offers very low returns compared with shares and…