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We help fund managers develop investment products that better fit the needs of financial advice clients through our rigorous ratings and review process, our extensive qualitative research, and by partnering with you to enhance your fund’s governance framework, investment process, and other key qualitative factors that financial advisers look for when recommending products or building Approved Product Lists.

News & Insights

Quarterly Update - Lonsec Listed Managed Portfolios
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Market Overview, Portfolio Performance & Positioning Update

Market Overview, Portfolio Performance & Positioning Update Given the recent market conditions – increased volatility, fear of inflation, rotation away from growth and quality stocks towards cyclical and value stocks – we asked…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix
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As our values change, so does the investment product market

The investment product market has evolved over the decades to cater to a wide range of investor needs and objectives. Now, as more and more investors wish to see their portfolio align with their values, the product market is evolving once again…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix
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Lonsec Investment Solutions - February 2021 Reporting Season Insights

In this video, Dan Moradi, Portfolio Manager for Listed Products, provides an update on the Australian equity market following a very interesting reporting season and takes an in-depth look at how various sectors and companies performed. The…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix

Crypto: The next ‘tulip’ or a genuine emerging asset class?

Everyone has a view on cryptocurrency, and in most cases it’s a tale of extremes. On one side sit the sceptics, who believe that cryptocurrencies are one big Ponzi scheme that will self-implode like the ‘tulip mania’ of the 17th century…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix

Why some value managers missed out on the value rally

Traditionally value managers used the book-to-price ratio (B/P) as their standard value metric. The B/P ratio served value managers well back when economies were largely industrial. However, as the developed world shifts to a service- and knowledge-based…
/ by Veronica Klaus

Value factor rally a boon for risk premium strategies

The performance of the Lonsec Alternatives universe generally performed well in the December 2020 quarter and into January 2021. The vaccine breakthroughs played a significant role in buoying investor sentiment, and while there have been logistical…
/ by James Kirk

Australian shares stand to benefit from reflation trade

The Australian equity market experienced a very strong end to 2020, delivering an outsized 13.8% return as measured by the S&P/ASX 300 Accumulation Index in the December quarter. The recent advances contributed to the 2020 calendar year…
/ by Peter Green
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Portfolio Update – Lonsec Sustainable Managed Portfolios, December 2020

 The Lonsec Sustainable Managed Portfolios were launched on HUB24 on 8 December 2020 and investor capital was put to work immediately in improving societal and environmental outcomes. The Sustainable portfolios have been well supported to date,…
/ by Deanne Baker

Market Update - December 2020

Watch the video. Markets seem to have taken a sigh of relief post the US election result with risk assets seemingly returning to their upward trajectory. Lukasz de Pourbaix ED, CIO Lonsec Investment Solutions will discuss the latest insights…
/ by Lonsec

Events

Upcoming Sustainability Webinar Lonsec March 17th
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Sustainability Webinar: Satisfying your clients' desire to invest according to their values

As ESG, Responsible, and Sustainable Investing evolve from a niche consideration to mainstream practice, advisers are increasingly asking how they can ensure their investment solutions align with their clients’ values. What am I really…
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Lonsec retire partner event November 12 with IML TALARIA ALLIANCEBERNSTEIN
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Lonsec Retire Partner Event - "Forget Normal: Solving the Income Challenge after COVID"

We’re told our COVID-normal world is just around the corner. But make no mistake, we will be living with the effects of unprecedented fiscal and monetary policy for years and likely decades to come. Investors must be prepared to…
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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…
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The 18th Annual SuperRatings and Lonsec FOTY

We are pleased to invite you to the 18th SuperRatings and Lonsec Fund of the Year Awards, to be hosted virtually for the first time. In a year of momentous change and disruption, it is critical that we continue to connect…
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Lonsec and Franklin Templeton Retire Partner Event Sep 10
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Lonsec and Franklin Templeton Retire Event

"Solving The Retiree Problem" Australian retirees have a problem. With the COVID-19 pandemic pushing yields to historic lows, providing a sustainable income stream to meet client goals has never been more challenging or more important.   For…
/ 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

We use Lonsec’s expertise in our Investment Committee to drive our SMA portfolios. Importantly, the Lonsec team are great to work with. We have found that our relationship with Lonsec is based on trust and a collaborative, team approach to doing business.

Dr John MorrisonValant Capital

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