Self-managed super funds (SMSFs) are not cost-effective and many are poorly managed, it has been claimed.
While the majority of attendees to Vanguard’s Adviser Forum today are recommending self-managed superannuation to clients, this is not nec
Self-managed super fund (SMSF) advisers should use social media to educate consumers and build brand awareness, communications experts have
A requirement that self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees consider their insurance arrangements could have implications for advisers provid
Most financial planners don’t have the skills to give specialised property advice, so PIPA is asking for advisers working in the area to u
Financial advisers need to take on the challenge of persuading self-managed super clients to adopt more diversified investment portfolios, s
One of the main reasons more people don't start self-managed super funds is a lack of confidence or knowledge, suggesting a large opportunit
An increasing number of people are tipped to set up a self-managed super fund (SMSF) following recent political discussions about potential
Financial planners are being urged to form stronger relationships with accountants amid upcoming legislative changes for practitioners worki
Financial advisers working in the self managed super fund (SMSF) space should take advantage of continuing education opportunities and becom
SMSFs are “astronomically expensive” and inefficient for funds with under $200,000, according to an superannuation industry consultant.
SMSF trustees may be putting their retirement savings at risk through poor planning, according to a wealth advisory group.
Families looking for an overall 'family wealth' approach to superannuation may form part of the reason for recent rapid growth in the self-m
The self-managed super fund (SMSF) sector saw continued solid growth in 2011/2012, with sound investment and falling costs, according to the
The proposed limited licence allowing accountants to advise on self-managed super funds (SMSFs), replacing the accountants' exemption, could
Financial advisers will be able to leverage scaled advice provisions and technological advances to target the self-managed super fund (SMSF)
The SMSF Professionals’ Association of Australian (SPAA) has called on the government to increase the concessional contribution cap above
The ongoing development of SMSF Adviser has helped its parent group secure a top third position in the prestigious BRW Fast 100 ranking.
FIIG Securities has announced it is arranging a corporate bond market raise for Cash Converters International with SMSF investors as a key f
TAL Life has announced several enhancements to its accelerated protection offering, including a number of products now available to SMSF inv
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