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MA Financial and Centuria Capital secure $223m Allendale Square Office Tower

MA Financial and Centuria Capital secure $223m Allendale Square Office Tower

MA Financial Group Limited (ASX: MAF) and Centuria Capital Group (“Centuria”; ASX: CNI) have conditionally secured one of Perth’s well-known A-Grade office towers, “Allendale Square,” through a 50:50 joint venture for $223 million.

The rise of opportunistic real estate investing

The rise of opportunistic real estate investing

 

The global economic outlook has shifted dramatically over the last few months. Along with the surge in inflation and swift rise in rates has come financial market volatility, and this has re-focused investors on the diversification and income benefits of real estate.

 

Ausbiz interview: Residential Real Estate Market

Ausbiz interview: Residential Real Estate Market

A hard landing or soft landing? Given the rapid change in interest rates, many commentators are predicting a hard landing in residential real estate markets. How far will prices fall and should homeowners be concerned?

Investors still pouring into the pub despite foaming inflation

Investors still pouring into the pub despite foaming inflation

Amidst talk of higher inflation and recession reverberating around the globe, many investors are taking a cautious stance in allocating investment capital. Defying the ‘wait and see’ approach is Australia’s booming hotels (or pubs) sector.

First Half Financial Result 2022

First Half Financial Result 2022

We're pleased to announce a record first half financial result.

Equity market update: volatility, inflation, interest rates

Equity market update: volatility, inflation, interest rates

 

Equity market volatility can scare investors out at exactly the wrong time.

In his new video our equities specialist John Garrett offers his perspective on how inflation, interest rates and supply chain issues are affecting markets – and why despite all of this, his investment philosophy remains the same.

 

The key to capitalising in down markets

The key to capitalising in down markets

 

Over the last 100 years the Australian and US stock markets have delivered a return close to 10% p.a – higher than any other asset class. Unfortunately, these annual returns don't come in a smooth fashion.

Volatility – like we’re seeing in the markets now – can scare investors out at exactly the wrong time.

 

China: is its equity market oversold, or is it an opportunity to invest?

China: is its equity market oversold, or is it an opportunity to invest?

China: is its equity market oversold, or is it an opportunity to invest? We explore this question and the three emerging opportunities adding to the case for an allocation to Chinese equities.

Sydney Contemporary 2022

Sydney Contemporary 2022

Sydney Contemporary, in partnership with Principal Partner MA Financial Group, announces the Fair’s sixth edition. Marking the first physical edition since 2019, the Fair returns with a stellar line-up of 85+ emerging and established galleries from Australia and New Zealand, presented at Carriageworks, Australia’s largest multi-arts centre, from Thursday, 8 – Sunday, 11 September 2022.

Our new Hong Kong office in the International Finance Centre (IFC)

Our new Hong Kong office in the International Finance Centre (IFC)

We are pleased to announce that we are expanding our business in Hong Kong with a new office location in the International Finance Centre (IFC)1

What rising interest rates mean for falling house prices

What rising interest rates mean for falling house prices

With the RBA raising the Cash Rate this month for the first time in 11 years and inflation marking its highest reading since the early 2000’s, everyone is talking about how far house prices will fall.

2022 Annual General Meeting

2022 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of MA Financial Group Limited will be held at our new premises on Thursday, 5 May 2022