Sadly, we lost one of our great contributors to the Switzer Report, the AFR legend on personal investment — Barrie Dunstan — in January 2019. Out of respect, we will keep his contributions to the Switzer Report available on this page.
We all know SMSFs like cash, but where can they invest now that rates are coming down? Perhaps they could take a leaf out of the big funds’ books.
Rough markets make it hard for everyone but given the outlook for the US, and a weaker Australian dollar, companies that earn a big chunk of their revenue offshore – QBE, CPU and CSL to name just a ..
Market veteran and trustee Barrie Dunstan has some wise words of caution for skittish SMSF investors in this environment. Hold tight and stick to your investment strategy.
DIY super trustees in pension phase will have requirements to pay a higher target income from their portfolio. This will be even more difficult for some in a lower interest rate environment.
Operating an SMSF in pension mode is tricky for anyone worried about their fund balance post GFC. Barrie Dunstan explains why his investment strategy is a little bit on the conservative side.
Bricks and mortar is alluring, but isn’t the only way you can access the property market. Investing in property trusts, both listed and unlisted, should also be a consideration particularly for the ..