Gow Gates Posts

Is it covered? Mouse plague hits rural Australia

June 2, 2021

Australian farmers have been dealt another devastating blow, this time in the form of a mouse plague that is sweeping across parts of Eastern Australia. The plague is affecting a wide region, from Southern Queensland down to the NSW/Victoria border, with central NSW the hardest-hit area. But damage to businesses, homes and crops  will potentially […]

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May Financial Update

May 26, 2021

Welcome to the May Financial Update! The following provides a market update outlining broad global economic and stock related information. Please don’t hesitate to contact our Gow-Gates Financial Services Team for further information. We are committed to supporting your financial planning needs.   APRIL MARKET PERFORMANCE Equity Markets – Index Returns* At Close % Return […]

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Federal Budget: Government announces key measures to improve insurance affordability

May 13, 2021

Affordability issues have plagued the insurance market in recent years, following a spate of natural disasters, such as cyclones, floods and bushfires. The fallout has driven up the cost of insurance to protect against these risks to unaffordable levels in some parts of Australia. But, in the recent Federal Budget, the Federal Government made three […]

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