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We jumped off a building….for a worthy cause!

We were honoured to be invited to join Western Sydney Universities Giving Day earlier this month. Our Managing Director Talal Yassine abseiled down a 9 storey building with notable participants including channel 10 journalist Hugh Riminton, the WSU Acting Vice Chancellor Scott Holmes and one of our awesome scholarship recipients Arash Boadbar, with the purpose…

Next stop….Darwin

After our successful Perth visit last month we continued up North to Darwin! Our mission was simple, to meet our wonderful community, members and deliver our passion of educating our communities about the importance of superannuation, retirement planning and the positive role Islamic Investments can play. To that end Crescent Wealth visited Darwin from the 6th – 8th of…

Meet a Crescent Wealth Super Member: Ismail Davids

Every month we hope to introduce you to a Crescent Wealth Super member, in an effort to showcase our wide, wonderful and diverse member base. We’ve flipped the traditional Q&A on its head to really get to know our members on a human level! This month we caught up with the amazing Ismail Davids. Most…

Stock Highlight: The TJX Companies, Inc.

The TJX Companies, Inc. is a leading discount apparel and home fashions retailer in the United States and operates T.J.Maxx here in Australia. As of the end of 2018, it had more than 4,300 stores in nine countries, three e-commerce sites and approximately 270,000 employees. TJX not only delivers great value to customers by selling…

Stock Highlight: FUJIFILM Holdings Corp.

While Fujifilm today is a diversified global company with three main business segments spanning imaging solutions, healthcare & material solutions as well as document solutions, many likely know Fujifilm as the Japanese photography company and the once rival to Kodak. Founded in 1934, Fujifilm grew quickly to garner a near-monopoly on camera film in Japan,…

Where Islamic Investing meets Socially Responsible Investing

In today’s world, it’s not enough to just think about risks and returns when it comes to choosing where to invest. There is a global movement to make conscious decisions to do our bit in creating positive change, and many are turning to the likes of Islamic Finance and Socially Responsible Investing to invest their…

2019-2020 Changes to your Super

The Morrison Government has a number of proposals in relation to the superannuation, many of which have not been legislated as yet. These include the introduction of retirement income products, changes to Self-Managed Super Fund trustee numbers, protection of unpaid super, opt-in for insurance cover and choice of fund changes. There are also some significant…

Stock Highlight: Mondelez International Inc.

Oreo (yes Oreo) , Cadbury, Philadelphia and Ritz – iconic brands that are among Mondelēz’s vast portfolio of well-loved consumer brands across the confectionery, food and beverage categories. With a history dating back to 1824, the Mondelēz that many are familiar with today was re-born in 2012 when Kraft Foods was split into two companies,…

Statement & 2018-2019 Financial Year Performance

Member Statements We will be sending out the 2018/2019 annual superannuation statements shortly. We’ve been working tireless and are pleased to announce our members will be receive their statements ahead of the industry. Your annual statement is an integral part of keeping you informed of what is happening within your account, it shows important information…

Crescent Wealth Appoints New Chief Investment Officer

Sydney, 8 July 2019 – Socially responsible Australian superannuation fund Crescent Wealth has appointed experienced investment professional Jason Hazell as its Chief Investment Officer. Mr Hazell has more than 20 years’ experience in superannuation, investment management, mergers and acquisitions and private equity. He has joined Crescent Wealth from Nightingale Partners, a Sydney-based venture capital firm…