WA Economy Update

Western Australia is heading for a turnaround. This is the consensus from the expert panel (REIWA, CBRE, Herron Todd White & Resolve Finance) at a presentation to MFAA members on Wednesday. Why? Due to these indicators; • A turnaround in population growth – slow but steady • Unemployment rates decreasing (blue line on graph below)…

Climate Change a Factor in Investments

Is Climate Change a Factor in Investments?

Investment planning in Perth and beyond has been introduced to a relatively new factor in potential investment performance: climate change. More specifically, greenhouse gas emissions are an important factor in evaluating Australian and global equity portfolios.* Ian Woods is the Head of Environmental, Social and Governance Investment Research for our parent company, AMP Capital. Recently,…