Blog: Investing in your SMSF

Where do SMSF's fit in a lower for longer return environment? 2

by AMP Capital expert ‎26-08-2016 03:43 PM - edited ‎26-08-2016 03:44 PM

Not many Australian’s would argue with the notion that we live in the best country in the world, while conceding that we take our environment and freedoms for granted.

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Where do SMSF's fit in a lower for longer return environment?

by AMP Capital expert ‎26-07-2016 05:17 PM - edited ‎26-07-2016 05:18 PM

The normal response of investors in times of uncertainty is to adopt a low risk investment strategy, but is this the best strategy?

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Brave New World 4

by AMP Capital expert ‎21-07-2016 12:00 PM - edited ‎21-07-2016 12:13 PM

The second prong of my investment strategy - real assets.

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Brave New World 3

by AMP Capital expert on ‎13-07-2016 10:18 AM

My approach to US equities

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Brave New World 2

by AMP Capital expert on ‎08-07-2016 02:22 PM

With a new financial year, it seems like an appropriate time to reassess my asset allocation.

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A Brave New World 1

by AMP Capital expert ‎01-07-2016 03:39 PM - edited ‎01-07-2016 03:39 PM

Brexit, sustained low investment yields and The Contrarian moving into retirement phase. Certainly momentous happenings!

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Listed Vs. Unlisted Valuations

by AMP Capital expert ‎15-06-2016 09:38 AM - edited ‎15-06-2016 09:39 AM

Why are listed valuations generally less than valuations for similar types of unlisted assets?

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Investing in a low yield environment

by AMP Capital expert ‎26-05-2016 04:08 PM - edited ‎26-05-2016 04:10 PM

In all the debate about market futures a major issue for retirees is how can you invest for income yield

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Chinese shares

by AMP Capital expert ‎25-05-2016 11:52 AM - edited ‎25-05-2016 11:55 AM

After a volatile year in 2015 how are Chinese equities looking now?

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Australian Market Outlook

by AMP Capital expert on ‎19-05-2016 06:07 PM - last edited on ‎20-05-2016 03:41 PM by Community Manager

Should SMSFs reconsider their exposure to Australian listed equities?

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Where to invest the next dollar? 4

by AMP Capital expert on ‎20-04-2016 04:57 PM - last edited on ‎21-04-2016 08:50 AM by Community Manager

In previous posts I have predicted a slowing in the US listed market growth, but what does this mean for an Australian SMSF trustees?

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China - What could go right?

by AMP Capital expert on ‎19-04-2016 09:50 AM

The focus for China's economy by most commentators is usually on what could go wrong, but it’s worth spending some time on what could go right... 

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Where to invest the next dollar? 3

by AMP Capital expert on ‎14-04-2016 04:07 PM - last edited on ‎19-04-2016 10:15 AM by Community Manager

I attempt to provide evidence on the future growth potential of listed markets.

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Time for some good economic news?

by AMP Capital expert on ‎08-04-2016 05:31 PM - last edited on ‎13-04-2016 02:00 PM by Community Manager

After a poor start to 2016 and numerous bad news headlines, the March round of business surveys contained some positive signs. Here's what you need to keep an eye on...

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Where to invest the next dollar? 2

by AMP Capital expert on ‎08-04-2016 04:43 PM - last edited on ‎19-04-2016 10:16 AM by Community Manager

Are these reduced returns just a blip in the data or do they reflect something more fundamental and, if so, can the causes be identified and measured?

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Where to invest the next dollar?

by AMP Capital expert on ‎31-03-2016 11:19 AM - last edited on ‎13-04-2016 01:59 PM by Community Manager

How much bad news do you need before the penny drops that something is broken?

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Growing a small fund – what are the issues?

by AMP Capital expert on ‎25-02-2016 10:34 AM - last edited on ‎13-04-2016 01:58 PM by Community Manager

What is stopping smaller funds from gaining growth momentum?

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Investing Smarter 2

by AMP Capital expert on ‎19-02-2016 11:27 AM - last edited on ‎13-04-2016 01:57 PM by Community Manager

SMSFs need to break away from conventional thinking

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Investing smarter

by AMP Capital expert on ‎12-02-2016 04:59 PM - last edited on ‎13-04-2016 01:56 PM by Community Manager

While working longer, may not be everyone’s cup of tea, there are options for investing smarter.

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Life goals are not uniform; that’s why I run my own SMSF

by AMP Capital expert on ‎05-02-2016 12:23 PM - last edited on ‎13-04-2016 12:45 PM by Community Manager

In the context of our rapidly changing population, demographics and the pressures to wind out retirement ages, do you feel that you are on track with your retirement savings?

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Despite all the negativity, when we look at the pace of decline of the oil price and we compare that to what was happening last year, oil is falling at a much lower rate.

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Australia’s unbelievably strong jobs market

by AMP Capital expert ‎14-01-2016 06:45 PM - edited ‎14-01-2016 06:48 PM

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The most recent Australian jobs figures have provided an upside surprise.

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Australian building approvals look to have peaked

by AMP Capital expert ‎08-01-2016 06:51 AM - edited ‎08-01-2016 07:03 AM
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