The property impact

22-May-2017

The coming changes to the superannuation rules will impact on just about every aspect of SMSFs. Ben Kingsley takes a look at the implications for property investments. In November 2016, legislation was passed tha.. Read More

The property impact

22-May-2017

The coming changes to the superannuation rules will impact on just about every aspect of SMSFs. Ben Kingsley takes a look at the implications for property investments. In November 2016, legislation was passed tha.. Read More

The year ahead for fixed income

19-May-2017

Bill Bovingdon and Chris Dickman give their views on what to expect from fixed income markets in 2017. Last year was an amazing 12 months in investment markets, and in particular for bond markets, reflecting the .. Read More

Outside the square thinking required

19-May-2017

To find the best Australian equities investment opportunities in 2017, individuals will need to consider stocks outside the top 20 and be wary of optimistic earnings forecasts, writes Julian Beaumont. In the past.. 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

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