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Daryl Dixon and Dixon Advisory staff members regularly write articles for a number of publications including the The Canberra Times, the Sun-Herald, The Finanical Review and the Smart Investor. We will continually update these articles here for you to read.

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Latest News

Telstra move good news for some

Very shortly, nearly one million shareholders will have to decide whether to participate in the off-market buy-back of $1 billion of Telstra shares. The good news is, ignoring this offer is unlikely to result in any significant loss for several reasons.

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Don’t fiddle with franking credits

With friends like David Murray’s Financial System Inquiry concluding that the case for retaining dividend imputation is less clear than in the past, small and large business as well as self-funded retirees hardly need enemies.

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Franking credits keep wheels turning

The sharemarket has settled into a consolidation phase at between 5400 and 5600 index points, mirroring changes in overseas markets. While analysts are confident the current reporting period will not produce unexpected changes to their forecasts, international political instability makes further upward movement in prices unlikely.

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Super changes are long overdue

Senator Nick Xenophon’s proposal for Australia to follow Canada’s lead and allow first-home buyers to access part of their super as a home deposit highlights a serious flaw in our comp

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Low rates may distort decisions

Last week’s strong property markets in the major capitals during a normally slow winter give further confirmation that low interest rates are encouraging investors to take higher risks.

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