[Video] Should you use an individual or corporate trustee in your SMSF?

The trustee of an SMSF is the entity/entities that are in charge of the day-to-day maintenance and management of the fund. All SMSFs are required to have a trustee. In most other funds, like retai...

[WEBINAR] Learn how to confidently trade using Rivkin Trader

Please click here if you would like to  download this webinar The objectives of this webinar are two-fold: showcase the features and benefits of the Rivkin Trader platform offer an introduction to...

SMSFs and the importance of Australian residency

To be a complying super fund and receive the concessional tax rates available in superannuation, an SMSF needs to be classified as a resident-regulated fund at all times during the year. This mean...

The basics of forex trading

Forex trading is the process of buying a currency pair (for example, AUDUSD) that represents the ratio between the two currencies. There are many reasons why that ratio or price will move up or do...

The pros and cons of forex trading

Since the global financial crisis tore a hole in many stock portfolios in 2008, the rise of forex trading among retail traders has been phenomenal. The ability to trade in large size with only a s...

Retiring soon? Start your transition by working less while receiving a pension

TRIS: Transition to Retirement Income Streams,  also known as Transition to Retirement Pensions The Government introduced the Transition to Retirement measure to make it easier for individuals to ...

[WEBINAR] Getting the most from the Rivkin Trader (Web) platform

If the presentation seems blurry, please ensure you highlight the "HD" button on the bottom right of the Vimeo player. Please click here if you would like to download this webinar.  The above webi...

When is the right time to start an SMSF?

There's an array of factors that could impact your decision around when to start an SMSF. While there are some legal barriers to opening an SMSF (such as being over the age of 18), other considera...

The benefits of investing in ASX hybrids

Companies aren’t always looking to issue shares (equity) in order to get their hands on cash; if they believe strongly in their business model and the economic environment surrounding it, they’ll ...

[WEBINAR] Steen Jakobsen: Why I'm selling the banks, buying the mines, and avoiding dividend stocks

There are two types of economists in this world: those who generally form views at or near consensus; and those who like to bust paradigms and present alternate views. The latter, which characteri...

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