How SMSF in-specie contributions work

In specie contributions are essentially all contributions made to your super that are not a cash contribution. As in specie contributions do not involve a transfer of cash, naturally this means th...

Will stocks be blown away by Hurricane Sandy?

As Hurricane Sandy wreaks havoc across the east coast of the United States, many might be wondering what impact, if any, it will have on the U.S. stock market when it will likely resume trading on...

How the US election is affecting stock markets

The US presidential election will be held on Tuesday 6 November , with the vote count coverage becoming more conclusive during Australia’s trading session on Wednesday 7 November. Timothy Radford,...

10 stocks for income-hungry investors

Two concerns of income investors are the protection of capital and falling cash rates .  These issues combined create a conundrum, as low cash rates giving poor returns force investors to move fur...

Me and my self-managed superannuation

I manage my own superannuation through a self managed superannuation fund (SMSF). I thought I would share my personal thoughts as to what works and what doesn’t work so well with respect to runnin...

How to use both technical and fundamental analysis in your trading

While many participants may base investment and trading decisions on either technical or fundamental research, some combine both methodologies to form a more complete strategy. Rivkin Global has, ...

Why Amazon is now an overrated and overvalued stock

After many good years of sustainable earnings growth, Amazon is now an overrated and overvalued dot.com stock. Put simply, Amazon’s current valuation is absurd. While Amazon’s business model is ex...

What we can learn from Oroton's business model

One of the biggest announcements in the last few weeks was not a profit update, but the statement from Oroton (ASX: ORL) , one of the shining lights of the retail sector in recent years, that its ...

Facebook: where to from here?

I have spoken at length about Facebook in the report and on Virtually Live since it first announced its IPO (initial public offering) and even before then, when discussing other social networking ...

What is Rivkin Global?

Rivkin has been providing global trading advice to members since late 2009. Rivkin Global employs technical analysis to formulate trade ideas and provides specific recommendations on global equiti...
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