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Explore what an SMSF is, understand if it's right for you and what’s involved in setting one up.

Intro to SMSFs

Financial advice

Our SMSF accredited advisers can offer you guidance and support, so you can invest with confidence and make the most of your SMSF.

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Latest SMSF Insights

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Investment strategies

SMSF investments aim to grow your portfolio so you have a steady income for retirement. Here’s some information to help with your approach.

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Investments

SMSF cash account (CDIA)

Our SMSF cash account offers competitive interest and seamless share trading with discounted brokerage.

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Australian & international shares

Trade shares with CommSec in Australian and global markets. Get investment ideas and insights plus support when you need it.

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Exchange traded funds (ETFs)

An easy and affordable way to achieve diversification. Access a range of markets and asset classes easily, with the investment advantages of managed funds. 

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Term Deposits

Lock-in a competitive interest rate with our Term Deposits. A secure investment that gives you peace of mind through a fixed return. 

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Property lending (SuperGear)

Borrow to purchase an investment property with a lending product designed specifically for SMSFs.

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Managed funds

Investment opportunities from Australian and global fund managers through Colonial First State (CFS), part of the CommBank Group.

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Specialist support

The SMSF Specialist Team

Our SMSF Specialist Team are your first point of contact. They provide info on our range of investment solutions so you can invest with confidence and get more from your SMSF.

They can also put you in touch with an SMSF accredited adviser, who can offer you guidance and support to make the most of your SMSF.

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Simple set up, ongoing support

We help with the initial SMSF setup or work with you and your existing provider if you’re transferring an existing SMSF across.

Then provide dedicated support with ongoing admin and compliance reporting.  

How to manage your SMSF

See your SMSF portfolio online - anywhere, anytime

You can see your SMSF investments in one place in NetBank Portfolio View1  - and access CommSec for share trading without having to log on again. And with the CommBank app you can bank on the go anywhere, anytime.

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For advisers

CommSec Adviser Services
 
CommSec Adviser Services help your manage your clients’ SMSF investments (directly held and custodial assets) while data feeds, online corporate actions and reporting simplify client administration. Explore more
 
CFS FirstChoice
 
FirstChoice Wholesale Investments gives you access to a range of professionally-managed funds across different asset classes – shares, fixed interest, property and cash – helping you to help your clients. Take a look
 
CFS FirstWrap
 
Colonial First State’s FirstWrap platform can help you manage your clients’ SMSFs more efficiently with tax management tools, investor and third party access plus a diverse range of investments. See how
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Things you should know

1 Portfolio View accessible via NetBank categorises your accounts into groups such as cash, property, shares, other assets and liabilities. Most CommBank accounts will update automatically when you make any changes in NetBank. You have the opportunity to add assets and liabilities that you hold with other financial institutions however these will not update automatically.

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The information contained may include general advice but does not take into account the investment objectives, financial situation and needs of any particular individual or trustee of a self managed super fund.

You should assess with the help of legal, financial and taxation advice, whether the information is appropriate in light of your own circumstances before acting on it.