A Macquarie Bank executive has offered insights into how he believes SMSFs will fare with the Financial System Inquiry, discussing SMSF borr
Having children in their parents' SMSF has potentially significant risks for the fund and its trustees, one industry lawyer has suggested.
AMP Capital has added its global listed infrastructure fund to its SMSF suite, according to a recent statement.
Despite the SMSF sector being largely compliant, the ATO said loans to members remains an ongoing concern and source of contraventions.
The ATO is in the process of delivering new interpretative decisions in an effort to offer further guidance material on non-commercial LRBAs
BGL Corporate Solutions has integrated Simple Fund 360 with Auditflow, a statement from the SMSF software provider said.
The ATO has revised its June 2013 quarter estimates for assets held by SMSFs under LRBAs, revealing a $5.6 billion discrepancy - however, ke
ATO assistant commissioner Matthew Bambrick has explained the processes the ATO will be using to keep an eye on SMSF auditors and the auditi
In light of the rise of SMSFs, Local Government Super (LGS) has launched a DIY investment option for its members.
In light of incidences of SMSFs having funds withdrawn from their bank accounts without appropriate consent, the ATO has offered trustees st
Cbus Super has launched a self-managed investment option to match the control and flexibility elements of SMSFs, with plans to integrate pro
Following the appointment of managing director Natasha Fenech, AMP SMSF has “refreshed” its strategy and outlined its new strategic dire
There should be no minimum balance for setting up an SMSF and the government should not be directly concerned about the operating expenses o
Cavendish has told the Financial System Inquiry that systemic risk posed by LRBAs is “significantly lower” than for leveraged investment
The ATO has identified over 37,000 SMSF members who have ATO-held super, according to a statement released last week.
Financial advisers and accountants who provide certificates for LRBAs could be breaching the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009, a
After being off the political agenda in the lead-up to the last election, one industry body believes the recent delays to the superannuation
Five of Aberdeen Asset Management's funds are now available via the ASX’s mFund settlement service, the firm has announced.
The Reseve Bank of Australia has told the Financial System Inquiry it supports the consideration of limiting leverage in superannuation.
Research from the Actuaries Institute suggests the broader population is deterred by the “complexity and regular changes” to superannuat
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