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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

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

Media Release: Super funds record slow but steady start to 2021

While not as strong out of the gates as members had hoped, January’s result nevertheless marked the tenth consecutive month of gains for super funds as members continue to claw back their losses since the start of the pandemic a year ago. According…
/ by Kirby Rappell

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

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