Federal Budget 2021-22

On Tuesday 11 May 2021, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg handed down the 2021-22 Federal Budget, detailing how the Government intends to continue encouraging business investment and spending as Australia recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic. The Government announced a number of key expenditure measures to stimulate growth in key sectors whilst also addressing priority policy areas. With a boost to infrastructure investment, significant aged care reforms, a childcare subsidy increase, women’s economic…  Read more

Investment briefing webinar: COVID 12 months on, where are we now?

We collaborated with one of our independent investment partners, Morningstar, to bring you an investment briefing webinar “COVID 12 months on, where are we now?”. This webinar provides insight into the current economic climate, given the impact of a global pandemic. Enormous stimulus from global governments and central banks has buoyed investors, the main catalyst being the COVID-vaccine rollout raising hopes of a return to some version of “normal” in…  Read more

Client Focus: View Bank Homes

View Bank Homes is a family owned and operated business delivering architecturally designed homes in the communities of Melbourne’s North. Having started as a humble small business View Bank Homes has grown over thirty years to become one of Australia’s most trusted boutique residential property developers. View Bank focuses on building homes in close proximity to amenities, public transport and schools in both well-established and up-and-coming suburbs. They aim to…  Read more

Now & Next latest edition

Now & Next, the quarterly newsletter published by Count, is designed to give you valuable insights into a range of different topics affecting your financial situation – both now and in the future. Welcome to the Autumn edition… With 2021 now in full swing, people are starting to feel more optimistic about a return to ‘normality’, as a COVID-19 vaccine rolls out across Australia. It is also an important time…  Read more

Market Wrap

Each month we publish Market Wrap, a summary of the previous month’s economic highlights. Economic Overview January 2021 Volatility associated with November’s US election should finally be over, enabling investors to refocus on economic prospects and the outlook for corporate profitability and central bank policy. Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the US. The transition of power was far from smooth, however, with pro-Trump demonstrators storming the…  Read more

Federal Budget 2020/21

On Tuesday 6 October, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg handed down the 2020/21 Federal Budget, which was one of the most eagerly anticipated Budgets in recent memory given the economic impacts felt across the country in the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 situation. Some described it as the most important Budget since World War II, given the rising levels of national debt and unemployment that we have witnessed in the past eight…  Read more

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