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The SMSF Investor – Empowering SMSF Trustees

The SMSF Investor is an initiative of Lonsec, combining online SMSF trustee education with our investment research & insights. Find out how our award-winning research can help you can achieve your SMSF’s investment objectives.

See how your Super Fund stacks up

SuperRatings’ mission is to close the information divide between super funds and their members, and create a stronger super industry that benefits all Australians. Find out how your super fund stacks up with our Product Ratings and Top 10.

Access Lonsec’s award-winning research

Previously only available to financial advisers and other industry professionals, we now offer this remarkable depth of capability and experience directly to SMSF Investors. Access our research on ASX 200 equities, listed products, ETF’s, mFunds and a range of other investment products through The SMSF Investor.

How we help DIY investors

We provide individual investors with the information, tools and thought leadership to help them navigate Australia’s investment product landscape. Whether your goal is construct and manage your own high-quality multi-asset portfolio, or simply get more value from your superannuation, Lonsec’s breadth and depth of institutional grade research can help you build your wealth and meet your investment objectives.

News & Insights

Media release: Fund of the Year Award Nominees Announced

Lonsec and SuperRatings are pleased to announce the nominations for this year's Lonsec and SuperRatings Fund of the Year Awards. With 18 categories, the awards emphasise Lonsec and SuperRatings’ commitment to recognising the best providers…
/ by Rob Hardy

Insights from our CIO: Feel the heat

August was another strong month for equity markets however some storm clouds have reappeared amidst the collapse of Evergrande, one of China’s biggest property developers, as the Chinese government sought to stem excessive borrowing leaving…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix

Media release: Superannuation is bigger than just returns

The assessment of performance of superannuation funds has gained traction over the past month, with the release of the government’s first superannuation performance test findings. When deciding to switch funds, it is easy to be swayed by investment…
/ by Kirby Rappell
August Reporting Season 2021 - Lonsec Investment Solutions for Sep 2021
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August 2021 - Reporting Season Insights

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

With rates close to 0%, why bother with fixed income?

According to a report in Bloomberg recently, while Vanguard data show a portfolio with 60 equities/fixed income mix returned an average 9.1% a year from 1926 to 2020, JP Morgan Asset Management recently estimated it will return just 3.7% over…
/ by Veronica Klaus
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The challenge to diversify

The upward trajectory in equity markets has continued unabated. Markets continue to be supported by low interest rates and central bank liquidity support. The US Federal Reserve’s recent comments that that they would continue their asset purchase…
/ by Lukasz de Pourbaix
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Accessing Advice Helps Drive Better Retirement Lifestyle

With half the country in what seems never ending rounds of lockdowns and pandemic fatigue setting in, one of the last things most Australians want to do is look at their Superannuation balances and investment options. That is, however, exactly…
/ by Nicci Chaplin
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Tackling Climate Change in the Lonsec Sustainable Managed Portfolios

The recently released Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report made for sobering reading. Based on the most up to date, science-based understanding of the climate system and climate change, the report found that it “is unequivocal…
/ by Deanne Baker

Ambitious targets for the new Lonsec CEO

Lonsec has welcomed key senior appointments with Mike Wright joining as CEO and Kevin Brennan as Chief Information Officer (CIO). These appointments follow the recent renewal of the Lonsec board. Mike has over 25 years’ experience in leading…
/ by Nicci Chaplin

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