Cadence Opportunities Fund IPO

November, 2018

 History has shown that investment opportunities can be missed in volatile markets. In this presentation recorded by Livewire at The Australian Shareholders Association LIC conference, Karl Siegling explains the new Cadence Opportunities Fund IPO which aims to generate alpha by taking advantage of shorter duration trends by scaling into and out of stocks and […]

October, 2018

 In this Webcast, Karl Siegling discusses the company’s performance for the September 2018 quarter, including a more detailed review of two current positions in the portfolio, ARQ Group (ASX:ARQ) and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NYSE:TEVA). He then concludes with an updated outlook for the fund, and a brief overview of the upcoming Cadence Opportunities Fund […]

August, 2018

 In this Webcast, Karl Siegling discusses the company’s expected record profit for 2018, stocks that performed well for the year and details of the final dividend. He briefly discusses global growth, the company’s outlook over the coming year and then concludes by introducing the upcoming Initial Public Offering (IPO) – Cadence Opportunities Fund.

July, 2018

  In this video Karl discusses the company’s upcoming LIC and the following key points:   Details of the new listing and how it differs from their existing Fund The investment mandate and reasons behind the shorter-term focus of the new product The structure of the upcoming offer Karl’s future role

November, 2018

Sydney-based equities investor Cadence Asset Management has outlined its pitch for a new listed investment company that will seek to profit from market volatility. Cadence chairman Karl Siegling has told potential investors the new fund would would be more focused on short term price trends with a six to 18-month time horizon, rather than one to six years […]

October, 2018

In this interview with Lucas Baird from RFI Group, Karl Siegling warns “Australian banks are on a slide and investors should keep their distance as the industry reaches, maximum pessimism.” “Royal Commission, Hayne, conflicts of interest, vertical & horizontal integration, everything you’ve read in the paper – it may be that temporarily we have formed […]

October, 2018

Emotions play a very big role in investing, but so does logic. In finance we often hear people say, “buy low, sell high” or “buy cheap stocks and sell expensive stocks”. You cannot fault the logic. It appeals to common sense, it makes intuitive sense and it should be a profitable strategy. But it is […]

September, 2018

It is fast approaching the eleventh anniversary of the record high for the All Ordinaries Index, the high it set in November 2007 at 6,873. And while the index is within cooee of the old high, it has now been over a decade in which the market has failed to set a new high. This […]

July, 2018

Cadence Capital is planning a $250 million-plus listed investment company on the ASX. The new LIC – to be called the Cadence Opportunities Fund – is being pencilled in for a listing on the local bourse late in the third quarter, after joint lead managers are appointed on the deal.

What happens when you take eight people without any prior trading experience and give them one million pounds to manage in the markets for two months, especially when this happens  at the onset of the global financial crisis? Enter Million Dollar Traders, a situation created by hedge fund manager Lex van Dam, who wanted to […]

The Elon Musk biography is a fascinating insight into the CEO of both Tesla and Space X.  Ever since childhood Elon has been fascinated by space and believes that it is essential for humans to live on mars so that if earth becomes uninhabitable the human race will not become extinct.  He leads both Space […]

China Hustle is another fascinating documentary from Netflix which deals with Chinese companies ‘reverse listing into US shell companies.’ It is a cautionary tale on the age old saying of ‘buyer beware’ and the forces at work that led to companies being listed on the US Stock Exchange with $150m valuations and no underlying business […]

This documentary featured on Netflix deals with the amazing rise and the amazing fall of Valeant Pharmaceuticals. Once the ‘darling’ of the investment community Valeant has fallen into disrepute with that same investment community. Again we have Bill Ackman, Billionaire hedge fund manager, as a proponent of Valeant Pharmaceuticals with a large long position and Australia’s […]

This book documents a legendary bet in the early 80’s between two successful commodity traders, Richard Dennis and William Eckhardt. The bet was over whether trading could be taught or whether it comes naturally. Richard Dennis was willing to stake his own money on proving that trading could be taught so he set up an […]

The inter-relationship between commodity prices, resource and mining services company profits The mining services cycle Where we are in the cycle? Examples of recent mining services investments: Emeco Holdings (ASX: EHL) Macmahon Holdings (ASX: MAH) Boom Logistics (ASX: BOL) Cadence Capital Limited (ASX: CDM) is one of Australia’s top performing Listed Investment Companies.

Funds management involves a lot of synthesis of information and reading. Over the years we all end up reading many investment books and refer to them from time to time. The team at Cadence has compiled a list of books that have influenced our investment style, or helped provide insight into the investment process. Whilst […]

 What you’ll learn: 5 traps in using the P/E ratio 5 traps with using the Dividend Yield Understanding the Price to Earnings Ratio and how to use it to your advantage Examples of financial ratios in action Cadence Capital Limited (ASX: CDM) is one of Australia’s top performing Listed Investment Companies.

What you’ll learn: Why share prices overreact Understand 3 key emotions of investing – Hope, Fear and Greed How the emotions of Hope, Fear and Greed played out during the GFC How to determine what is a fundamentally ‘cheap’ stock and combine that with technical analysis to determine entry points Follow a ‘live’ example using […]

Has the next resources boom started? Are resources gains sustainable? How does the Cadence Capital approach to investing take advantage of this? Two ‘live’ examples of current resource investments – Monadelphous Group Ltd (MND) and Fortescue Metals Group (FMG)