Early guidance for super on the way: ATO

26-Oct-2016|By Krystine Lumanta

The ATO has revealed it will deliver new guidance to the industry, including practical examples and the commissioner’s views, when the bill for the superannuation measures reaches Parliament. “We are clearly in a period of signifi.. Read More

SISFA to lobby for 2018 super extension


The Self-managed Independent Superannuation Funds Association (SISFA) will call on the government to defer the 1 July 2017 start date for super measures included in the federal budget to allow for a sensible implemen.. Read More

Jaipur AM opens up India opportunity


Australia-based investment manager Jaipur Asset Management (Jaipur AM) has created a new fund that will enable sophisticated investors, including SMSFs, to gain exposure to Indian equities. The firm’s inaug.. Read More

Blue chips v P2P lending: a question of risk and return


According to the mainstream media, investors have only one option when it comes to increasing yield – invest in blue-chip stocks. There is, however, an emerging alternative in the form of peer-to-peer lending t.. Read More

Preservation age oversight still common


One of the biggest fallacies in SMSF administration is that an SMSF trustee is entitled to an account-based pension once they reach their preservation age, which in turn leads to a disregard of the associated cash re.. Read More

Over 80,000 SMSFs use ETFs


The use of exchange-traded funds (ETF) by SMSF investors is currently strong and will continue to grow going forward, an ETF issuer has said. “A significant proportion of ETF inflows continue to come from S.. Read More

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