Top 10 accolade for best equity fund

January 30, 2020

We are excited to announce our Crescent Wealth Australian Equity Retail Fund was named one of Australia’s top 10 equity funds for 2019 by Money Management’s Investment Centre. Despite domestic and global issues throughout the year, the Aussie equity sector held strong to return 22.56%. And our Australian Equity Fund hugely exceeded the average by…

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Investment Year in Review 2019

December 27, 2019

Climbing a wall of worry It is often said that markets “climb a wall of worry” and this appears to be what has occurred in 2019 as markets have shrugged off extreme pessimism and surged to new record highs.  This has occurred on the back of the resolution of two big uncertainties that have weighed…

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From Taxi Driver to Islamic Super Managing Director

December 2, 2019

Our Managing Director Talal Yassine OAM was interviewed by ‘Fireside’ (Mercer Magazine) in November 2019 about all things Islamic Super & Investments. The Fireside Magazine is all about telling business stories differently. It brings together industry thought leaders, change-makers and problem-solvers who have the courage to try something new. It profiles the stories you haven’t…

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The real cost of ‘the race that stops the nation’ – The gambling ripple effect

November 29, 2019

Here at Crescent Wealth, we love sport. Whether it’s supporting the Auburn Giants or cheering on Usman Khawaja in test cricket, we’re big fans of the broad benefits that participation in sport bring to individuals, families and the community and the values of teamwork & shared wins. However, earlier this month we opted-out of celebrating…

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Is an SMSF right for you?

November 29, 2019

Self-managed super funds (SMSFs) are a popular choice for Australians in their retirement planning. Australian SMSFs held a total of $748 billion in assets as at 30 June 2019, making total assets held in SMSFs larger than those in either industry or retail funds, representing $719 billion and $626 billion in funds respectively. Despite their…

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State of the Global Islamic Economy Report 2019/2020

November 29, 2019

The Annual State of the Global Islamic Economy Report (SGIE) is the go-to reference for investors, entrepreneurs and industry executives for everything Islamic/ Halal related. Their recent 2019/2020 report has just launched across major cities globally, including New York, Dubai, Kuala Lumpar, Jakarta and Sydney. Crescent Wealth was featured in the report showcasing our leadership…

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Stock Highlight: IBM

November 29, 2019

This month, we highlight IBM stocks as a shariah compliant investment. Or formally known as International Business Machines Corporation. Founded in 1911, IBM is one of the few American companies that have outlasted the Great Depression, two World Wars and the ever-changing competitive environment. Today, they are facing the challenges that the advancements in artificial…

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Through our Islamic Super fund, Crescent Wealth invests in Henkel.

Islamic Super Stock Highlight: Henkel AG & Co

October 30, 2019

Through our Islamic Super fund, Crescent Wealth invests in Henkel. Hankel is a German chemical and consumer goods company with a strong commitment to creating solutions that allow people to live a good life yet use less and less materials. Listed on both the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World) and Dow Jones Sustainability Index…

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

September 30, 2019

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…

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Next stop….Darwin

September 30, 2019

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…

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