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Financial Services Partners releases a monthly editorial, a monthly economic update and a quarterly newsletter for clients and contacts of our advisers.

The monthly economic update takes a look at the latest issues affecting local and international markets.

The quarterly edition of 'The Key' keeps you up to date with the current hot topics in the world of financial planning and personal wealth management. The current and topical areas of advice we look at can include superannuation, investment, retirement, wealth protection through insurance, redundancy and estate planning.

In addition, we also release a special Budget edition of 'The Key' newsletter shortly after each Federal Budget is announced each year.

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Keeping in Touch - September 2014

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Opportunities in a low interest rate environment

In August this year the Reserve Bank Cash Rate of 2.5% celebrated its one year anniversary. It’s a continuing low point that has followed a steady period of decline since October 2011 and in October this year it will be 4 years since we last saw a rate rise. We would have to go back decades to see such a sustained period of low rates and it is difficult to comprehend what it would have been like a quarter of a century ago when the rate was at 17%!

The Key Newsletter – Spring 2014

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Issue 44 of the latest market insight from Financial Services Partners.

In this issue:

  • Reviewing recent changes to insurance within super
  • Caring about Aged Care
  • Are you at risk of redundancy?
  • Discover the wild beauty of the Northern Territory

Keeping in Touch - August 2014

Published 20 August 2014 Download Keeping in Touch – August 2014

Are you ready to transition to retirement?

The start of each financial year is always a good time to review your financial plan. For those considering retirement in the not-too-distant future now is also a good time to review your income strategy to ensure it continues to meet your needs.

The Economic Update - August 2014

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August 2014 - Summary

Geopolitical events dominated news headlines at various stages during July. In particular, the tragedy involving a Malaysian airlines flight brought back into focus the tensions between the Ukraine and Russia. Meanwhile, renewed conflict in Gaza highlighted the increasingly unstable political situation in the Middle East. In both cases the human impact has been devastating.