Chapter 17 – Further information about direct share investment

There is no upper limit to the amount of knowledge that an adviser can acquire and make use of when it comes to share investment. No one can ever think that they know all they need to know.

The following is a non-exhaustive list of websites that provide useful educational information.

The ASX Education Centre (includes links to specific online courses)
Vanguard’s site on index-based investing
Barber and Odean’s ‘The Behaviour of Individual Investors
Berkshire Hathaway’s Annual Reports
The financial press (Australian Financial Review, BRW, Eureka Report, Money Management magazine, IFA Magazine, etc.)
Australian Technical Analysts Association
Australian Investors Association
Australian Shareholders Association
ASIC’s Moneysmart website
The Dover Group