Driven by signs of economic recovery and the prospect of higher interest rates, the US dollar has powered ahead over the past 18 months. The lure of the US is also reflected in our December Portfolio Poll with global fund managers showing few signs of trimming back on … [Read More...]
The latest Wren Advisers Portfolio Poll shows that global fund managers continued to favour European stocks during the June quarter. Despite the Greek debt crisis, the average portfolio allocation to shares in Continental Europe was 20.6 per cent during the period, … [Read More...]
Stockbroking research can sometimes move share prices and trading volumes dramatically. But are broker recommendations generally peaches or lemons? For the most part, broking analysts are highly-regarded in financial circles. Most have a strong knowledge of the … [Read More...]
Australia's price/earnings (P/E) ratio of 16.8 ranks it twenty-fourth among the world's most active share markets. The highest ratios are concentrated in North and South American markets where the average multiple is now 18.1. The next most expensive region is … [Read More...]
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Before Wren Advisers, Andrew worked in banking, stockbroking, funds management and chartered accounting in a variety of roles. He is also a board member on not-for-profit and educational organisations.
Andrew has a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours and Master of Commerce degree from the University of Melbourne, a Diploma of Financial Planning and is a Certified Practising Accountant.
Prior to joining Wren Advisers, she worked in a variety of roles at National Australia Bank, Daiwa Securities, Financial Wisdom and several financial planning firms.
Hisako has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tsuda College, a Master of Arts degree in Economics from Tsukuba University and a Diploma of Financial Planning from Deakin University. She is a Financial Planner AFP.
Ian has been working in the insurance industry for over 30 years having started his career at Legal & General and then establishing his own insurance broking firm. He has been at Wren Advisers since 2012.
Ian has a Diploma of Agriculture from Dookie Agricultural College (now part of the University of Melbourne) and a Diploma of Life Insurance.
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