SMSF investment insights

Whether you have your strategy firmly in place, or are looking for new opportunities, explore our latest market and investment insights for self managed super funds (SMSF).

Trade tensions between China and Australia continue to rise. Are these long-term threats that will affect the relationship or just political manouvres?

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Risk is about tolerating the potential for losses. Understanding your risk appetite allows you to make well-informed decisions about your money.

COVID-19’s impact on global stock markets has seen many investors’ superannuation balances fall, causing concern and begging the question – why has my super decreased and when will it recover?
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This is an opportune time to ensure any issues are addressed to help protect your SMSF and balances from significant impacts from the current environment.
Share markets around the world have been volatile in recent months, so if your super has exposure to international shares, it may have been affected by this.
Magellan article: A reserve currency means it is widely held by governments and institutions among their foreign exchange. Digital currency could be next.
An SMSF investment strategy should align to the future goals of the members and what they are trying to achieve, and ensures this is done with appropriate consideration of the risks.
Traditional methods of defensive investing may not have the desired result in today’s market conditions.

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