Upfront Investor 26-04-13 | Future of Financial Advice Reforms

The end of the financial year is fast approaching, and with it the governments Future of Financial Advice (FoFA) reforms for the financial planning industry will come into effect. So much has been written about these reforms over the past year and whilst I agree in principle with many of the reforms, I also know  […read more]

Dale Gillham – The ‘Art’ of Profitable Portfolio Construction – Part 1

By Dale Gillham-Article published in Leading Company 17/4/13 With the Australian sharemarket booming over the past few months, people are now gaining more confidence about returning to invest in shares. But are they really doing the right thing and constructing a winning portfolio when they return? The truth is that just about anyone can build  […read more]

Upfront Investor 19-04-13 | A Fool and His Gold are Soon Parted…

There is an old saying that a fool and his Gold are soon parted, and in recent times we have certainly seen this occur with Gold as speculators attempt to profit from the fall in the price of the precious metal. In the past two weeks alone the price of Gold has fallen as much  […read more]

Ask Dale Gillham Share Trading Tips 17-04-13 Newcrest Mining Limited

Hi everyone, ‘Ask Dale’ is a segment where each fortnight I review one listed company from the Australian share market, suggested by our Facebook subscribers. If you would like me to review a stock that you either currently hold or are looking to trade then please post your suggestion in the comments section of the ‘Ask  […read more]

Market Sentiment Drives Demand for Margin Loans

Article by Rachel Micallef 15/4/13 (Investor Daily) The return of more positive sentiment towards the market is driving a demand for margin lending, but investors should be cautious, according to one investment expert. Wealth Within chief analyst Dale Gillham told Investor Daily that a perceived bull market has resulted in the first rise in margin lending  […read more]

Upfront Investor 12-04-13 | What a Rise in Margin Lending Really Means

As a share market commentator I often look at investor psychology to help me determine how the market is or will unfold. How investors are reacting to current market conditions is always a good leading indicator of the market. In general, I find that most investors enter and exit the market far too late and  […read more]

Upfront Investor 05-04-13 | Are You Making the Right Financial Decisions?

Interest rates stayed on hold this week however experts are predicting possibly two rate rises this year. Those same experts only a few months ago were predicting two rate cuts this year, and so if you are confused about what is going to occur then you are in good company. I am not sure if  […read more]

Janine Cox – Learning From Experience | Herald Sun 010413

The road to riches is often long and bumpy, writes Karina Barrymore. All I ask is the chance to prove that money can’t make me happy.’’ British comedian Spike Milligan. Many of us might also hanker for the chance to see how happy money might make us but, according to the experts, it’s usually a  […read more]

Dale Gillham – Client’s Lose Out As Dealer Groups ‘Rape & Pillage’

Regulatory changes theoretically designed to boost the quality and independence of advice are in reality further constricting it to the advantage of large licensees, claims an investment analyst. The increasing consolidation we’re seeing won’t be good for mum and dad investors, Wealth Within chief analyst Dale Gillham told ifa. “You see [certain institutions] out there  […read more]

Ask Dale Gillham Share Trading Tips 02-04-13 QBE Insurance Group (QBE)

Hi everyone, ‘Ask Dale’ is a segment where each fortnight I review one listed company from the Australian share market, suggested by our Facebook subscribers. If you would like me to review a stock that you either currently hold or are looking to trade then please post your suggestion in the comments section of the ‘Ask  […read more]