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Crescent Wealth’s Eid @ Luna Park

On the weekend of the 15th and 16th of June 2019, Crescent Wealth once again organised the most unique Eid Festival of the year: Eid @ Luna Park!  On the weekend of the 15th and 16th of June 2019. Over two days and two cities, thousands of Muslim families enjoyed amazing company, surrounds and food…

Crescent’s choices ahead of the curve

EXCLUSIVE DAMON KITNEY – The Australian Talal Yassine has lost track of the number of times since he started superannuation fund Crescent Wealth, more than five years ago, that he’s been asked why the firm doesn’t invest in banks and insurance companies. “We don’t get asked that question any more,” quips the managing director of…

Stock Highlight – Adidas AG

The three iconic stripes have become synonymous with German fashion and sportswear company Adidas AG. While the stripes are among the World’s 100 Most Valuable Brands today, with an estimated worth of US$12 billion, few appreciate the logo was born from function and practicality rather than aesthetics. Way before the stripes became an identity for…

Federal Election Coalition Win – Policies on Super

As the Liberal & National Coalition return to government following Federal election win, it’s likely to be business as usual for the Australian economy. While the Coalition hasn’t flagged any major policy changes to superannuation, it announced a few minor changes in last month’s budget that it plans to make. The budget announcements last month…

Join the movement

This Ramadan, as we strive to commit more acts of good and increase our spirituality and Taqwa, we can sometimes overlook choice that can lead to long term peace of mind and better positive outcomes. Superannuation is a reality in Australia. It is a part of your income, invested on your behalf and may be the…

Market Commentary: April 2019

Continuing the theme of strong equity market returns and putting the miserable December period into the history books, the ASX200 rose by 9.5% between January and March, whilst the MSCI World Index was up 11.6% over the same period. This rebound is largely attributable to the Fed’s sudden “pivot” on rate hikes (unambiguous backflip from…

Islamic super fund Crescent Wealth targets millennials with anti-banking sharia pitch

News.com recently spoke to Crescent Wealth’s Managing Director about all things Islamic investing, the benefits to members without compromising on their values. As well the growth opportunities & challenges. Article by Frank Chung – @franks_chung Click here for full article on news.com.au An ancient rule that appears in the Bible, Torah and Koran is at…

2019-20 Federal Budget

Changes to superannuation are predominantly aimed at helping older Australians make additional contributions. In comparison to prior years, the impact on super are minor and will mainly benefit older Australians. The budget also focused on personal tax cuts for low and middle income earners. Here are some of the key changes announced Superannuation People aged…

Journey to Umrah

Every year, thousands of Muslims from around the world converge on Mecca to perform Umrah. A sacred journey once made on foot, travel options these days are many and varied, but the spiritual significance of the trip remains as strong as ever. For Sayfullah, who cycled the 3,500km from London to Mecca in 2017, taking…

5 ways to boost your super

Retirement is the fruit of all your working years, and your super is one of the biggest assets you’ll accumulate over your lifetime. With the average couple needing $840,000 to be living comfortably,1 it’s worth thinking about making some small changes now that could make a big difference to your retirement. Whether you’re saving some…