TomTom – new Spark set to soar but not for its navigation

I have recently set out to find the perfect watch for my sports which include everything from running, cycling, swimming, basketball. The usual names came to mind: Garmin: Great GPS software but most watches require a chest strap – which I find just annoying. Also the price point is not great and most watches are […]

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Volkswagen – No harm done.

So the American’s put up a little fight and want to punish the German car industry. The fundamentals at VW remain the same. ¬†Good cars, strong sales. One could easily run and sell stocks. But we say – buy in this gloom. The resignation of the CEO at VW already seems as a overkill outcome […]

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PayPal is missing the whole Services Pie

Our investigation concluded that services providers are completely unprotected by PayPal. “PayPal has no intentions to providing sellers of services with protection from chargebacks and will always refund the client – no matter how compelling or complete your evidence is” In recent months Rao Companies Australia has partnered with a start-up and services provider named […]

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Australian Real Estate – Bubble ready to burst yet?

Fines and jail terms is what the Australian Government has proposed currently to ease the real estate pricing that is forcing many locals into a lifetime of renting. The punishment will not only extend to investors but also agents that fail to comply. Whilst the changes will be announced in the coming week the Government […]

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The Aussie is getting culled – what is next?

The AUD has been under pressure to move below the .75 mark versus the USD but has resisted so far to stay below. Bankers and Investors are speculating again that the RBA and chief Glenn Stevens have to make the move given declining yield curves to reduce interest rate lower. Minister Joe Hockey has also […]

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Israel Election 2015. It is not over yet.

Mr Netanyahu claims victory in the election this month in 2015 over his rival Mr Herzog. Are the elections won because of his strength or the oppositions weakness? Israelis claiming that it is uninspiring choices that made the victory happen. Mr Herzog ran a clean campaign and with his Zionist Union agenda and ran far […]

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Bendigo and Adelaide Bank’s Mike Hirst trying to trap borrowers

Australian interest rates are currently low and we all know that but there is little to no reason why bankers should be saying that economic principle have changed and that homeowners should be locking up rates or get into the market. Mike Hirst is trying to scare people into the same train of thought by […]

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Foxtel worried – Netflix coming to Australia

Foxtel, which is owned Telstra Corporation Ltd (50%) and The News Corporation Ltd (50%) seems to have an uphill battle ahead.

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Pimco – all confidence lost

Pimco lost two of its shining stars in a quicker than expected fashion.

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India – local traders now on Alibaba and Amazon

It is to no surprise that Alibaba is pushing India onto its global road map.

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