The lowdown on private equity
This article aims to demystify private equity, an asset class of growing interest to investors seeking meaningful returns along with different characteristics to shares and bonds.
Squaring up - the Afterpay merger
Antares Equities Dr John Guadagnuolo and Winston Chong argue that the recently announced Afterpay/Square merger could potentially reshape the Australian financial services landscape.
Something's gotta give
Valuations across asset classes are stretched, by historic comparisons, making them delicately poised. We think ‘participate and protect’ strategies are the way to respond.
Why we are short / underweight iron ore
Dr Nick Pashias is Co-Head of Equities and Portfolio Manager at Antares Equities. Nick has research responsibility for the Resources Sector and in this article discusses why Antares managed portfolios are underweight iron ore.
Growth and Value investing not always at loggerheads
Growth and Value investing are not permanently at loggerheads. Periods of simultaneously positive performance for Growth and Value stocks are not that rare.
Private equity through thick and thin
Private equity funds, specifically “buyout” PE funds that raised capital on the heels of the dot com bust and the GFC, outperformed listed share markets.