Paul Rickard has more than 25 years experience in financial services and banking, including 20 years with the Commonwealth Bank Group in senior leadership roles. As the founding CEO and Managing Director of CommSec, which he established in 1995 and led until 2002, and then as Chairman till 2009, Paul was named Australian ‘Stockbroker of the Ye...View more >
You need to be a full subscriber to access this feature of the Switzer Super Report. Click here to upgrade your subscription or read recently answered questions below
It's the first of its kind on the ASX, but is BetaShare's BEAR fund a good investment for your SMSF? Paul Rickard looks at your options.
There are a number of lenders that provide tailored property investment loans to self-managed super funds (SMSFs), but the pool of choice is still narrow. Here's how your financing options stack up.
It's been just over six months since we launched our high income stock portfolio, and we're pleased to see it outperforming the market.
Westpac is vying for a larger slice of the DIY super pie with its new high-interest SMSF account. We look at the details and compare the offering with what's available from the other banks.
A once mighty company has been dropped from the ASX100 in S&P’s quarterly index review. Meanwhile, others have been climbing the ladder. Here are the movers and shakers.
Employment website Seek has released one of the few fixed-interest rate securities on the market with an attractive yield for the first five years. But should your self-managed super fund buy it? Here..