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Fireside Chat - Ask us anything!

The live webinar was held on Wednesday at 10 AM AEST, 1st July, 2020 Overview We were blown away by the response to the Lonsec Webinar Series, which saw over 3,000 people attend across five webinars. Unfortunately, given the range of topics…
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ESG funds – the real deal or pretenders?

There are plenty of fund managers who claim environmental, social and governance (ESG) credentials, but how many of them are actually the real deal? When clients approach advisers looking to specifically invest in ESG, the problem has been…
/ by Gordon Toy

Market Narratives podcast: Core tenets, asset quality and the X factor

In this episode of Market Narratives, Lonsec's Chief Investment Officer, Lukasz de Pourbaix, tackles a range of controversial topics and their implications for portfolio construction. Is this the new normal or merely the continuation…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix

Insights from our May Investment Committee meeting

During our previous Asset Allocation Committee meeting we expressed a desire to further diversify our exposure to credit securities within our portfolios. This view was driven by the significant pull back in credit markets in March, which Lonsec…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix

The value of efficient portfolio implementation in volatile times

Whether in business, investing or life generally, when circumstances change, we need to be able to adapt quickly. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to transform our family, social and professional lives in a matter of weeks while contending…
/ by Gordon Toy

Australian equity funds find ways to adapt amid plunging FUM

A period of rapid change, coupled with the recent bout of heightened volatility, hasn’t aided the growing list of challenges facing the funds management industry. The biggest challenge currently confronting fund managers within the Australian…
/ by Shailesh Jain
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Why having a sound investment philosophy and framework is important during uncertain times

The biggest challenge for investors in an environment such as the one we are experiencing now is that there is a lot of information, the environment is changing rapidly and there are many unknowns. In the past several weeks we have witnessed…
/ by Veronica Klaus

SuperRatings - Super Landscape

  Kirby Rappell (Executive Director, SuperRatings) reveals insights into the superannuation landscape, based on SuperRatings’ latest benchmark report. It incorporates comments on the current market conditions, as well as the initiative…
/ by Kirby Rappell

A-REIT sector will survive without GFC-style dilutive capital raisings

The A-REIT sector had a torrid March as the COVID-19 virus hit Australian shores. Local investors are now familiar with both the devastating health consequences of the virus as well the unprecedented social distancing measures that governments…
/ by Peter Green

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Sustainability Q&A - Ask us anything!

Advisers are increasingly being asked to take their clients’ environmental, social, and governance (ESG) expectations and ethical considerations into consideration when recommending financial products. Whilst the term ESG is becoming increasingly…
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Irate Training Webinar

Lonsec Irate Training Schedule Did you know Lonsec offers a weekly training webinar to help you get most out of your iRate Subscription?  This rolling weekly webinar program includes sessions which provide an overview of iRate, Lonsec's…
/ by Lonsec
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What our clients say

The Lonsec managed portfolios have provided efficient and transparent portfolios that enable our clients to clearly understand what investments they own. They enable us as advisers to provide informed and detailed discussion about known investments.

Peter Hastie Stinson Hastie & Co

Do it – I did recently and now wonder why I took so long to make the decision. Regular training webinars, telephone support and friendly staff who know their product.

Lindsay WilsonFinassure Pty Ltd

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Dr John MorrisonValant Capital

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