The impact of lower company tax on the share market

Despite intensive lobbying by the business sector, the government still faces major obstacles to cutting the large company tax rate to 25 per cent. Large corporations such as Rio Tinto...

Daryl Dixon, 1 March 2018, The Canberra Times

Dealing with a market correction

It is far too early for investors to assess whether the latest share market correction is an indicator of worse times ahead or just a temporary set-back before markets continue their...

Daryl Dixon, 18 February 2018, The Canberra Times

Weigh cost of higher capital gains tax

While attention is currently focused on the possible impact of negative gearing tax changes on property prices, investors also need to consider the impact of higher capital gains tax...

Daryl Dixon, 28 January 2018, Canberra Times

Prepare for changes to negative gearing and capital gains tax

Whether the federal Treasury's analysis that removing negative gearing tax advantages would have a minimal impact on property prices is correct or not, property investors need to...

Daryl Dixon, 27 January 2018, Canberra Times

Insurance bonds are not all they're cracked up to be

Daryl Dixon, 19 January 2018, Canberra Times

Bonds in vogue, but there's a drawback

How attractive are friendly society and life insurance bond investments for investors unable or not wanting to add to their super balances?

As with all such questions, the answer...

Daryl Dixon, 3 December 2017, The Canberra Times

Lessons from the past: 1987 crash and the GFC

Thirty years after the 1987 sharemarket crash, and 10 years since the global financial crisis savaged world economies, presents a timely opportunity to review lessons from the past. As...

Daryl Dixon, 23 October 2017, The Canberra Times

Exploring differences in ETFs, LICs

In recent years investors have been increasingly drawn to the diversification benefits offered by listed investment companies (LICs) and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Despite this, many...

Daryl Dixon, 15 October 2017, The Canberra Times

Passive investment not a panacea

Passive investment has grown substantially in the last decade, with 2016 seeing more than 85 per cent of new asset flows ($US610 billion or $779 billion) in the US into passive vehicles...

Daryl Dixon, 8 October 2017, The Canberra Times

Grass still greener despite dollar's fall

The superior outlook for United States real estate and Asian equities has not been diminished by a sharp fall in the Australian dollar, as experts warn of the challenges that face home-...

3 July 2013, The Australian Financial Review (subscription required)


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Daryl and Nerida’s ABC Nightlife dates for 2017

Daryl Dixon and Nerida Cole will once again appear on ABC Nightlife Radio throughout 2017 accompanied by new show host Philip Clark.

Tune into the program on Tuesdays 10.00pm on the following dates to hear Daryl and Nerida discuss the latest topics in super and the economy:

  • Tuesday 19 December 2017

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