Author: Marc Jocum
Marc has previously worked for Morgan Stanley, AMP and KPMG. He holds a Bachelor of Business (Finance/Accounting) from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), and has completed his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 1.
What are the best Gold ETFs?
How to invest in gold using an exchange traded fund (ETF). We compare the best gold ETFs of 2021.
Stockspot Sustainable Portfolios: June 2021 Update
Stockspot Sustainable Portfolios were introduced in July 2020. Here we update you on their one year performance and insights for sustainable investing in 2021.
What are the best Australian Bond ETFs?
We’ll show you why and what we look out for when selecting a bond ETF.
What is ethical investing?
Ethical investing means being invested in companies that demonstrate positive environmental and social impact.
Inside Stockspot’s Sustainable Portfolios
An overview of Stockspot’s Sustainable Portfolios and a deep dive into which ethical companies are inside.
ETF Performance Tables – Ethical ETFs
Summary of all ASX Ethical ETFs by Performance and Returns.
Investing your savings doesn’t need to be daunting
Many people think investing is risky and time consuming. Here’s why it’s not and how to start today.
Ethical investing without sacrificing returns
Ethical and sustainable investing decisions can lead to good financial performance over the long term without having to compromise returns.
Are ethical ETFs really that ethical?
Why ethical investing continues to grow and the motives behind it.
How Stockspot built the Sustainable Portfolios
Our screening process to find the best ethical and socially responsible investments to make up a diversified portfolio.
The S&P/ASX 200 index: everything you need to know
The S&P/ASX 200 index has been one of the best ways to invest and grow your wealth in Australia. We explain what the S&P/ASX 200 is, and how to invest in it.
About the 2021 ETF Report
Stockspot’s annual ETF report is a snapshot of what’s happening in the Australian ETF landscape. We tell you why and how we create this report.
2021 ETF Report: 10 key ETF trends in Australia
If you only remember 10 things from Stockspot’s 2021 ETF Report, these are it.
Best Performing ETFs Australia 2021
These ETFs were the best performing ETFs in Australia in 2021.
Worst Performing ETFs Australia 2021
We’ve analysed the ETFs that produced disappointing results in 2021.
Most Popular ETFs
Most popular ETFs by examining the largest increases in size and flows over the past year.
Which ETF issuer is best? Vanguard, Blackrock, BetaShares or others?
We analyse the performance of Vanguard, Blackrock, BetaShares and other ETF providers in 2021.
Should I Buy Hedged or Unhedged ETFs
We compare hedged and unhedged ETFs and how foreign currencies against the Australian dollar could affect ETF returns in 2021.
The best sustainable ETFs in 2021
The best sustainable and ethical ETFs on the ASX. We look at the growth and popularity of sustainable investing in Australia.
What are the most popular investment themes?
A portfolio diversified across assets, countries & sectors will, in the long run, give the best risk-adjusted returns.
What is factor investing and should you do it?
Factor investing is a type of smart beta investing. It’s based on choosing specific investment features that influence performance.
What are NFTs & should you invest in them?
NFTs make it possible to trade digital assets and have recently become popular. We deep dive into what NFTs are and whether you should invest.
All your investing in gold questions answered
The price of gold has dipped after highs in 2020. We answer all your questions about investing in gold.
We compare LICs vs ETFs, which is best?
Our comparison of popular ASX listed LICs to index ETFs.
What you need to know when considering investment bonds (insurance bonds)
An overview of investment bonds and how their returns compare to investing in an ETF portfolio.
Stockspot Performance Update: December 2020
The Stockspot Portfolios delivered positive returns for a sixth consecutive calendar year, notwithstanding the COVID-19 pandemic.
How to use Stockspot Themes
A guide to personalising and taking more control of your portfolio. Stockspot Themes gives clients access to different sectors, countries and asset classes.
High yield investments: is income investing the right strategy?
Investing for income or chasing high yield can be a problematic investment strategy. A diversified approach focusing on total return could provide more consistent returns.