August 2014 Equity

August 2014 Equity

In this Issue: 

Australia is one of the few countries that have a system of dividend imputation. It really is quite a simple idea, but it seems to be widely misunderstood in its effect. The most common misconception is that some shareholders benefit mother than others. Colin Nicholson's article "Dividend Imputation: what you really need to know" shows that this is incorrect.

This month's issue includes:

  • The sharemarket: too expensive or filled with opportunities
  • Collapsing iron ore prices
  • Westfield battle
  • Four AGM reports
  • BIG Report
  • and much more...