Unfair Coin Ban for SMSFs

The Cooper Super System Review has been looking at the issue of collectables held in Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs) and has a preliminary recommendation that:

a) the acquisition of collectables and personal use assets by SMSF trustees be prohibited; b) SMSFs that own collectables or personal use assets be provided a . . . → Read More: Unfair Coin Ban for SMSFs

Appreciating Collectibles

Some of the gifts you receive this holiday season may seem inexpensive, but that doesn’t mean they will not be incredibly valuable one day. In fact you might just have something valuable kicking around in the back corner of that old childhood closet.

Do you happen to own the first Superman comic book from . . . → Read More: Appreciating Collectibles

What Can the Art Market Tell Us About Our Economy?

When compared to more traditional investment options, the contemporary art market is highly inefficient – but this hasn’t dampened the enthusiasm of buyers and investors.

The contemporary art market has left its critics standing. Many presumed that it would be one of the crisis’ first victims as collectors tightened their purse strings and investors . . . → Read More: What Can the Art Market Tell Us About Our Economy?