Looking for diversity, growth and protection

03-Feb-2017

Achieving a variety of investment goals is becoming increasingly difficult in the current economic climate. Olivia Engel examines typical SMSF portfolio allocations and the associated pitfalls that may exist with the.. Read More

Looking for diversity, growth and protection

03-Feb-2017

Achieving a variety of investment goals is becoming increasingly difficult in the current economic climate. Olivia Engel examines typical SMSF portfolio allocations and the associated pitfalls that may exist with the.. Read More

Managing risk in volatile markets

03-Feb-2017

Glenn Rushton discusses how a market-neutral approach can help SMSFs overcome the risk and volatility inherent in the current investing landscape. Share market volatility and geopolitical uncertainty are making i.. Read More

Small caps deserve another look

01-Nov-2016

Investing in small caps is worth considering now index weightings are a more accurate performance indicator for the sector, writes John Campbell. Investing in smaller companies in Australia has always been regard.. Read More

The devil in the detail of hybrids

01-Nov-2016

The low interest rate environment has compelled some SMSF members to consider investing in hybrids to make their cash deliver higher returns. Elizabeth Moran details how to properly assess the merit of these instrume.. Read More

Ensuring it’s not just about emotion

28-Jun-2016

Investing in property is often a decision involving too much emotion. Peter Esho details a 26-step process that can help change this predicament. Plenty of advisers are keen to receive an update on the position o.. Read More

Sound principles still critical for P2P investment

28-Jun-2016

Peer-to-peer investing can be a powerful tool for SMSFs. But Chris Andrews explains fundamentals of good investment decision-making still apply. Peer-to-peer (P2P) investment looks like it is here to stay. Its po.. Read More

A different residential property perspective

28-Jun-2016

Some SMSF investors believe the solid returns generated from the domestic residential property market will last forever. Chris Bedingfield examines why this thinking in the current climate may be flawed. The love.. Read More

Building a defence

28-Jun-2016

Infrastructure investments can form an important defensive element within an SMSF portfolio. The key to this outcome is to select the type of assets that can truly play this role, says Andrew Maple-Brown. In an .. Read More

A new lending path

27-Apr-2016

Banks have been the traditional institutions to approach when it comes to borrowing money. But Daniel Foggo explains SMSFs are beginning to step into this fold. Our financial system has undergone a structural shi.. Read More

Avoid being a victim of volatility

27-Apr-2016

The volatility all share markets have experienced at the start of 2016 is tipped to continue. Kris Walesby demonstrates how investors can prevent falling victim to these market conditions. Volatility is a t.. Read More

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