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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

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…
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Research House of the Year 2020

Lonsec is very pleased to be able to announce that, for the 5th year running, we have once again been declared the overall winner of Research House of the Year. The award is the result of an annual questionnaire carried out by Money Management…
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Introducing Lonsec Sustainable Managed Portfolios

Watch the recording. Many of you will be aware that your clients are increasingly seeking out investments that align with their personal values. Further to the launch of the Lonsec Sustainability Score, the Lonsec Sustainable Managed Portfolios…
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Weighing COVID-19’s mixed impact on global infrastructure securities

During the September 2020 quarter global infrastructure securities (+0.8% in AUD hedged terms) saw early gains almost negated and again underperformed the broader global equities index (+6.3% AUD hedged) for the fourth successive quarter. Unhedged…
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Media Release: Lonsec Managed Accounts add over $100M in October

Lonsec’s managed accounts have posted the fourth consecutive month of record growth in October, adding $100m in net inflows across its broad suite of diversified, retirement and listed portfolios. The results highlight the success of Lonsec’s…
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Media Release: QSuper named Fund of the Year 2021

SuperRatings and Lonsec have announced the winners of this year’s Fund of the Year Awards, which was held virtually for the first time in the event's 18-year history. The Fund of the Year Award went to QSuper, which also took home the Pension…
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The Alternatives strategies that paid off in Q3 2020

The performance of the Alternatives universe in the September 2020 quarter was again widely dispersed albeit sector performance was skewed to the upside. After eight months of the global pandemic, many nations still struggle to control the…
/ by James Kirk

A-REIT sector is still a tale of two markets

The Australian property securities market has seen most prices continue to recover during the September quarter 2020 as the reporting season was better than expected. However, the bifurcation between sub-sectors is similar to the global property…
/ by Kevin Prosser

Superannuation Update : How are super funds navigating the pandemic?

Watch the webinar recording. Synopsis Super funds are on track to stage a remarkable comeback in the second half of 2020. But there are still a host of challenges facing funds, including early access, market volatility, insurance claims,…
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Events

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The Future of Cryptocurrency

As the popularity of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum grows, investors are becoming more curious about how these new digital assets work, what drives their value, and why blockchain and similar technologies are so powerful. In this…
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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…
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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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