Thursday, 15 November 2018
October’s sharemarket sell-off suggests investors are concerned about future economic growth, but recent US economic data has maintained its positive momentum. US wages growth is accelerating but not to the extent that should alarm investors. Australian September quarter CPI data reinforced domestic expectations that inflationary pressures remain under control.
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Offset accounts are beneficial products that a number of lenders offer their home loan clients. Offset accounts can potentially save you a significant amount of interest while also reducing the length of your home loan.
Wednesday, 07 November 2018
This episode of the #FortressFortnightly, Emma discusses the recent interest rate rise and what we can do about it!
Thursday, 18 October 2018
Business and consumer confidence in Australia remains fragile reflecting recent political uncertainty and mixed economic data. In contrast, US confidence has rebounded despite higher interest rates as households respond to robust labour market conditions and improving incomes.
Thursday, 04 October 2018
Welcome back to the #FortressFortnightly. In this episode Chris talks about the most common question we get here at Fortress... what should I do with my money?
Thursday, 13 September 2018
Australian GDP is showing robust growth, but few are convinced that this reflects the true pulse of the economy or that it will be sustained going forward. Globally, economic data continues to show that the strong growth seen earlier in the year has passed, but is not suggestive of a significant slowdown ahead.
Friday, 07 September 2018
We are thrilled to have kicked off a fortnightly video series covering... whatever you would like! Want tips and tricks on investing? Need super guidance? Want to know how much you will need to retire?