For those that didn't know, the September issue of Shares is the pentultimate issue. It and Personal Investor Magazine will be "merged" into a single mag, "AFR Smart Investor" with the alleged goal of building the AFR brand.
In what smells like tongue-in-cheek, Crickey owner Eric Beecher has offered $5mill for both mags. Full story here.
It seems like Fairfax isn't taking it seriously - it'll be interesting to see how it pans out.