May 2014 Equity

May 2014 Equity

In this Issue: 

Economics update

Chris Caton's end-of-year forecasts remain 5700 for the ASX-200 and 82 US cents for the Australian dollar, although Chris would conced that the later is starting to look heroic.

Estate planning

Whether you require a complex estate plan or not, your journey always starts with a basic assessment of your financial situation and family circumstances. This process need not be complex, time consuming or costly.

Bookbuilds

The ASA policy for raising capital is to use pro-rata renounceable entitlement offers as this method treats all shareholders equally and avoids any dilution for investors who choose to participate.