Alert: ATO letter on de-registering SMSFs

Have you received a letter titled "Your SMSF's registration may be cancelled" from the ATO? It has come to our attention recently that the ATO is sending out letters to SMSFs established in the last few years. Read more

Purchase of Oil Search

Across client portfolios that have elected the ‘Blend’ Australian equity option we have bought Oil Search (OSH), with the purchase funded by the sale of Insurance Australia Group (IAG). Read more

How cash-based investing could be losing you money

Since the GFC, Australian investors have moved away from the volatility of shares to capital stable investments, like government bonds and term deposits. But while cash might seem like a ‘safe’ option, there’s a real risk of investors losing money. Read more

Professional investment management pays off

Analysis of portfolio returns show that Elston has added enormous value to professional advisers during this turbulent and uncertain period. Read more

ResMed (RMD) A stock to help you sleep at night

The Healthcare sector has been a strong performer for a significant period, as investors have been attracted to the non-discretionary nature of the earnings and the thematics of a sector where demographics and technical developments are providing strong tailwinds. Read more