For most of us, superannuation is the second most valuable asset we’ll ever own, behind only our family home. Super is designed to be the cornerstone of how we finance our retirement, a period that on average, makes up almost […]
Generally, you have a great deal of freedom when it comes to choosing your Self-Managed Superannuation Fund (SMSF) investments. You can invest in traditional investments such as term deposits, managed investment schemes, shares and gold or you can invest in […]
A new report from the SMSF (Self-Managed Superannuation Fund) Centre of Excellence, a collaboration between SuperConcepts and The University of Adelaide, has highlighted how crucial the size of an SMSF is in relation to its overall performance.
Entitled When size matters: […]
The Reserve Bank’s decision to cut interest rates by 25 basis points and Scott Morrison’s conservative first budget came as no surprise to the market, after CPI contracted for the first time in seven years.
Australia is currently experiencing an extended period […]
Trilogy Monthly Income Trust investor Laurie Kelly discusses his experience with the Trust.
My name’s Laurie Kelly. I live here at Cedar Creek in Samford Valley. I’ve lived here for 34 years with my wife Lydia. We made the investment about […]
Experts are predicting that in only two years first home buyers in the market for an inner-city apartment will be getting revenge on their currently cashed up SMSF and investor competitors.
Everyone from the Barefoot Investor to BIS Shrapnel are boldly […]
Property experts remain optimistic about the South-East Queensland property market in 2016, citing factors such as a low dollar providing improved attention from overseas, and the increasing gap between house prices in Sydney and Brisbane delivering investors from south of […]
This article was originally published 15 January 2016, and has been updated 21 November 2016.
Australia’s over half a million SMSFs have nearly 60% of their assets, at a value of $346.68 billion, allocated to listed shares and cash/term deposits. This […]