Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Self-Managed Superannuation Funds industry has taken off over the past five years. The total portion of superannuation assets held in self-managed super funds (SMSFs) is forecast to increase from 30.9% in 2008-09 to 34.8% in 2013-14. This increase will be accompanied by a growing number of industry enterprises and members. Industry assets are forecast to increase at an annualised 11.6% over the five years through 2013-14 to reach $611.1 billion, while industry revenue is forecast to grow at an annualised 38.2% over the same period to reach $112.8 billion. A large portion of industry revenue is attributed to inward transfers (i.e. rollovers), which are assets that have been transferred into SMSFs from other superfunds... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
The Self-Managed Superannuation Funds Industry has a low level of capital intensity. By definition, the industry has zero profitability and pays no wages. The industry also has no real capital. However, the industry pays management and administration fees to third parties. Therefore, the relative capital intensity of these third parties can be used as a proxy.
The Funds Management Services industry, Accounting Services industry and Legal Services industry all have low levels of capital intensity. All these industries require highly qualified, highly payed employees to perform services and all have relatively low capital expenditure with computers, software and office furniture making up the bulk of their capital... purchase to read more