There are no free lunches in finance, but for Australian investors, franking credits can be the next best thing. Luke Cummings, Chief Investment Officer at Harvest Lane Asset Management, says that many M&A transactions are structured to include a fully franked dividend as part of the headline price. Australian investors... Show More

Clime Asset Management

There is no doubt that Australia’s franking system has lots of flaws. Today, we are one of the few countries in the world which maintains a franking system, and probably the only one that has cash rebates of franking. Show More

AMP Capital

Volatile and uncertain markets are highlighting the benefits direct infrastructure investment can bring to an SMSF investor’s portfolio. Infrastructure returns tend to follow predictable and more stable paths due to the cash flow generation of the underlying assets, the basic nature of these assets, the market structure in which they... Show More