The Australian stock market took a nosedive (falling 7%) at the beginning of the 2016 calendar year, with speculation from ‘financial’ media that the rest of 2016 will bring low returns and high volatility. Is this all really just scaremongering? Should investors base decisions on just a handful of days trading?
You’re starting to think its time to purchase some investments and would like to know more around shares versus managed funds. They are the two most popular ways of holding investments in Australia, but now do you decide which is the better option?