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Crescent Foundation joins Western Sydney University to fund refugee scholarship program

Crescent Foundation joins Western Sydney University to fund refugee scholarship program

Crescent Foundation joins Western Sydney University to fund refugee scholarship program The Crescent Foundation and Western Sydney University have joined together to launch a new scholarship program to support high-achieving students from refugee backgrounds. Driven by a shared vision to assist refugees and provide life-changing educational opportunities, the Crescent Foundation will offer the scholarships to ...
Read more...16 November, 2016 by Bevy Web Guy


Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo

Crescent Wealth, Australia’s leading superannuation and investments firm collaborates with Taronga Zoo to host the first Eid at the Zoo, on the 23rd and 24th of July 2016.
Read more...28 June, 2016 by Crescent Wealth


BREXIT

BREXIT

“Is 'Brexit' to be followed by Grexit, Departugal, Spent, Italeave, Francoff, Czechout, Outstria, Finish, Slovakout, Latervia, Byegium, Melta, The Neverlands and Offmark? Will only Germane and Remainia stay?”
Read more...28 June, 2016 by Crescent Wealth


5 Tips for an easy Ramadan at work

5 Tips for an easy Ramadan at work

It’s the start of Ramadan and for many Muslims in Australia this means fasting during the work day. We know it can be tough working on an empty stomach so here are some suggestions we have to help you prepare for Ramadan at work. Firstly, let your boss and friends at work know that Ramadan ...
Read more...7 June, 2016 by Crescent Wealth


Meet Our New General Manager, Waleed Gouda

Meet Our New General Manager, Waleed Gouda

Waleed Gouda has spent the last 20 years working for companies that set the bar when it comes to delivering excellent customer service. He joins the Crescent Wealth team with the intention of taking our customer experience to new heights. We sat down with him to learn about his obsession with Customer Service, how he ...
Read more...26 May, 2016 by Crescent Wealth


Property doing well in a world of uncertainty

Property doing well in a world of uncertainty

Will Australian Property investors be affected by the rough financial start in 2016? Crescent Wealth provides unique insights as to how Property may be shaped this year.
Read more...2 March, 2016 by Crescent Wealth


Does a bad January mean a bad year?

Does a bad January mean a bad year?

It’s been a rough start to 2016 with markets everywhere feeling the pressure, and many are asking "Is January a barometer for rest of the year in financial markets?" Research from our international equities team has shown some interesting points shared here.
Read more...2 February, 2016 by Crescent Wealth


Crescent Wealth Now Manages Over $100 Million in Islamic Super & Investments

Crescent Wealth Now Manages Over $100 Million in Islamic Super & Investments

The Crescent Wealth Super Fund is now well and truly one of the fastest-growing super funds in Australia. It marks a coming of age as a stable and substantial player in the financial services landscape.
Read more...17 August, 2015 by Crescent Wealth


Roadmap To Building Islamic Wealth: The Australian Example

Roadmap To Building Islamic Wealth: The Australian Example

Roadmap To Building Islamic Wealth: The Australian Example By Talal Yassine, Managing Director of Crescent Wealth.  This article was first published in ‘Thomson Reuters Global Islamic Asset Management Outlook 2015 – Unlocking Potential’. Someone of your age should not need to be thinking about your older pension years, right? Global pension funds have assets in excess ...
Read more...28 May, 2015 by Crescent Wealth


The Intern

The Intern

INTERN FEATURE The Intern By Dion Vucetic, Intern of the Community Development and Marketing department at Crescent Wealth. When I first heard that an Intern position was open at Crescent Wealth, I wanted to join straight away. After two interviews, sometimes gruelling, I was ready and a bit nervous to start. And now I’m here. ...
Read more...22 April, 2015 by Crescent Wealth


Our Best Performer: The Crescent International Equity Fund

Our Best Performer: The Crescent International Equity Fund

SMT FEATURE Crescent International Equity Fund Returns Exceptional at 61.7% to Investors After Fees From 22 Feb 2013 to 28 Feb 2015. By Omar Khan, Director of Strategy and Development at Crescent Wealth. Our international share fund, known as the Crescent International Equity Fund, has performed exceptionally well since it was launched on February 22 ...
Read more...12 March, 2015 by Crescent Wealth


Is this Australia’s New Silk Road? A McKell Institute Foreign Policy Forum feat. Talal Yassine

Is this Australia’s New Silk Road? A McKell Institute Foreign Policy Forum feat. Talal Yassine

SPECIAL FEATURE Is this Australia’s New Silk Road? A McKell Institute Foreign Policy Forum with Talal Yassine, Gareth Evans and Bob Carr. Just last month, McKell Institute hosted a Foreign Policy Forum, in which three speakers discussed Australia’s role in the world, such as Australia’s engagement with multilateral institutions, our business relationships with key Asian ...
Read more...6 March, 2015 by Crescent Wealth


Australia: A ‘smart’ Islamic Investment

Australia: A ‘smart’ Islamic Investment

ASSET MANAGEMENT FEATURE Australia: A ‘smart’ Islamic investment By Yema Akbar, Associate at Crescent Wealth. This article first featured in Islamic Finance News Volume 11, Issue 48. Australia has been front and center in the world media following the G20 summit in Brisbane earlier this month. The nation’s political stability, resilience during the global financial crisis and ...
Read more...8 November, 2014 by Crescent Wealth


Emerging Leaders: Australia’s readiness for the Asian Century

Emerging Leaders: Australia’s readiness for the Asian Century

SMT FEATURE Emerging Leaders: Omar Khan on Australia’s readiness for the Asian Century By Omar Khan, Director of Strategy and Development at Crescent Wealth. This article was first published in the Australian Financial Review on the 9th October 2014. We hear a lot about Asia’s insatiable appetite for our resources and the big opportunities for our country, ...
Read more...9 October, 2014 by Crescent Wealth


Success through a two-way exchange in the Asian Century

Success through a two-way exchange in the Asian Century

MD FEATURE A two-way exchange By Talal Yassine, Managing Director of Crescent Wealth. This article was published in the winter 2014 issue of Advance– Crawford School’s quarterly public policy magazine.   Give students the opportunity to understand Asia, writes Talal Yassine. As a businessman who travels frequently in Asia, I have always wondered why in general terms Asia ...
Read more...10 July, 2014 by Crescent Wealth