SMSF Investments in Startups and Venture Capital

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The Allure and Risks of SMSF Investments in Emerging Ventures The landscape of self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) is rapidly evolving, with an increasing focus on diversifying portfolios through investments in startups and venture capital. This area, teeming with innovation and potential high rewards, presents unique challenges and risks. In this article, we explore how SMSFs…

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How to Compare Guaranteed Investment Certificates

When purchasing a guaranteed investment certificate, it’s important to compare all your options. With so many types of GICs on the market today, choosing the right one for you requires careful consideration. Below, we provide our top tips on how to compare GICs.  Compare GICs by issuer To find the best GIC for you, compare…

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Invest in Healthcare: ROI in More Ways Than One

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 The world is rapidly evolving, with a growing emphasis on social awareness and investment. While financial gain is still a priority for many investors, there is now a desire to make a positive impact on society.  When managing capital, it’s crucial to consider return on investment (ROI) and the bottom line. However, healthcare is not…

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4 Pitching Tips for Investment Success

I started pitching to investors in September 2018. Earlier in August that year, whilst on holiday, I devised a spreadsheet of 18 investors. Investors that I researched, investors that I liked the sound of, investors who may like the sound of me and Tutor House. The list was London-based, invested in seed and venture rounds,…

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7 Ways to Invest for Maximizing Growth

After the huge financial upheavals of 2020, it’s no surprise that many of us are starting to look more closely at our financial health. It’s worth looking at ways to maximize the return on your income, which is why more of us are thinking about the best ways to invest for the future. Generate additional…

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What Use is An Investment Banker?

Many CEOs have asked me if I felt an investment banker adds value if the buyer has already been identified. How investment bankers behave Investment bankers sometimes slow the process by requiring a cloud-based “data room” and  “deal book” to be prepared containing considerable information about a company to help a buyer.  Deal books are expensive…

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How To Save Cash Like An Investor Before You Start Investing

Watching the balance on your savings account climb higher and higher is undeniably a deeply satisfying feeling, but there absolutely is such a thing as “having too much cash.” Piling stacks on stacks might feel great, but letting too much of your money sit there and gather dust is almost never the best strategy —…

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10 Things to Know Before Buying Investment Property

Buying an investment property can be a very lucrative business. There are numerous examples of people making significant gains and profits through a real estate portfolio. But it can also be a highly risky use of your money. And regardless of the size or type of property, your plan to invest in it will almost…

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Don’t Ignore These 2 Key Investment Choices for Your Small Business

Small businesses are being forced to make a number of difficult investment choices in order to survive the tumultuous changes brought about by the digital revolution. Entrepreneurs are finding some of these investment choices easier to wrap their heads around than others, however, while other business owners are allowing important opportunities to slip by without…

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