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Over-confident males make SMSFs riskier

A new study has found that gender has a significant impact on investment decisions. Read article here

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Robo adviser Six Park says lower balance SMSFs are viable

Read about a robo adviser backed by four founding members of the Future Fund says that pre-retirees with starting balances of under $150,000 can run their own super funds, despite the corporate watchdog cracking down on providers that offer low-balance SMSF set-ups. Read article here

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Deciding how much is needed to start an SMSF

Experts say about $500,000 is needed before making it worthwhile to manage your own super. Read article here

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Andrea Slattery steps down from ICFS Advisory Board

Andrea Slattery has stepped down from the ICFS Advisory Board after 12 years and will be replaced by Jordan George. Read more here.

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Amendments to Prize Rules – SMSF Prize for Professional Certificate in SMSF

The SMSF Professionals’ Association of Australia Prize for the Professional Certificate in Self Managed Superannuation Funds The SMSF Association has agreed to offer a prize to the most distinguished graduand in Certificate in Self-Managed Superannuation Funds. The prize shall be known as “The SMSF Association Prize for Certificate in Self-Managed Superannuation Funds”. The prize shall […]

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Applications Now Open

Applications are now open for the following courses: 1. Graduate Certificate in Self Managed Superannuation Funds This SMSF program has been designed in conjunction with the SMSF Association to appeal to all practitioners in the SMSF advice sector including financial planners, accountants, lawyers and auditors. Applications for Semester 2 2016 close on Monday 20th June […]

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SMSF Association teams up with University of Adelaide in education initiative

The SMSF Association has collaborated with the University of Adelaide to offer an SMSF qualification to SMSF specialists across various professional disciplines. The qualification, which begins in July and is open for enrolment now, will offer four courses: SMSF Best Practice, Understanding SMSF Trustees, SMSF Strategic Advice and SMSF Advanced Technical. Students will earn a […]

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SMSF Retirement Essentials Launch

Further to our announcement on 23rd February, the official launch of the first ICFS and Accurium SMSF Retirement Essentials course was held at the National Wine Centre on 16th March 2016:

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Accurium partners with University of Adelaide to launch Australia’s first SMSF retirement course

The University of Adelaide has partnered with SMSF retirement specialist, Accurium to launch Australia’s first SMSF retirement-specific course for SMSF practitioners. The course ‘SMSF Retirement Essentials’ has been developed by Accurium in collaboration with the University of Adelaide and will be part of the University’s International Centre for Financial Services (ICFS) program offerings. Apply Now […]

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2015 SMSF Association National Conference

The new Director of the International Centre for Financial Services (ICFS) at the University of Adelaide, David White and Assistant Director – Programs, Tania Turner, are representing ICFS at the 2015 SMSF Association National Conference. If you are at the conference, visit the ICFS stand to find out more about the Professional Certificate in Self […]

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