SMSF investors need competency training, says visiting financial expert
A European financial literacy specialist and former World Bank consultant says Australia's SMSF trustees should be required to undergo training
SMSF Round Table
Brokers are constantly hearing that SMSFs are the next big thing, but do they need any special training or upskilling to get involved in this growing industry? A panel of industry experts offer Australian Broker their insights.
Almost 90% of brokers have the same priority for 2014: Do you?
A survey conducted by a major aggregator found 89% of brokers will be prioritising one key thing in 2014
Non-major launches SMSF product
One non-major lender has just announced the launch of an SMSF product at 5.6%
ASIC issues formal warning to real estate agents
ASIC has issued a warning to the nation's real estate agents, saying those recommending investors use an SMSF to buy property must ensure they're appropriately licensed
Comment of the Week goes to Observer
At Australian Broker, we love a bit of healthy discussion, which is why we honour our favourite comment each week with a lofty little title. Drum roll please... This week’s winning comment comes from ‘Observer’ and relates to Wednesday’s article on the property market debate between John Symond and Steve Keen (aka: ‘Mr Bubble).