Guarding super's panic button

SMSF trustees are in the driver's seat when it comes to risk, and it's important to understand how to use this to your advantage.

PORTFOLIO POINT: As an SMSF trustee, super investment risk is ultimately within your control, but you need to be prepared to shift in and out of asset classes.

Using extreme examples to try to prove a point rarely does anyone any favours.

Former Treasury Secretary Dr Ken Henry’s comments about super last week were a clear demonstration of the above.


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