Self-Managed Superannuation Funds in Australia: Market Research Report

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Self-Managed Superannuation Funds Market Research Report | Advisory & Financial Services | Other Outsourced Functions | Apr 2015

Super strength: The industry has grown, due to the additional flexibility its products provide

The Self-Managed Superannuation Funds market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Self-Managed Superannuation Funds industry has continued its rise over the past five years. Industry assets are forecast to increase at an annualised 7.9% over the five years through 2014-15 to reach $575.4 billion, while industry revenue is forecast to decline at an annualised 2.4% over the same period, to reach $55.3 billion. A large portion of industry revenue is attributed to inward transfers (i.e. rollovers), which are assets that have been transferred into self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) from other super funds. As with any superannuation fund, SMSF revenue is highly volatile as a result of the industry's large exposure to equity markets. Industry revenue grew substantially in 2012-13, due to a strong rebound in the local sharemarket. A... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The Self-Managed Superannuation Funds Industry is in the growth stage of its economic life cycle. This is demonstrated not only by the growth in total assets, enterprise and member numbers, but also by the growing size of SMSFs relative to other super funds within the Superannuation Funds industry. Growth within SMSFs is attributed to increasing voluntary and compulsory contributions and proportionally large amounts of inward transfers. Regulatory and taxation environments have allowed SMSF members to take advantage of asset classes not readily available in traditional superannuation funds. Firms providing support services to the industry introduced new products over the past five years, which made establishing and running a SMSF easier and more cost effective... purchase to read more


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What is the Self-Managed Superannuation Funds Industry?

Businesses in this industry operate superannuation funds that are required to have no more than four members. Industry revenue comprises contributions, investment income and inward transfers. Investment income is derived from investments and capital gains or losses. Industry establishments represent the number of self-managed super fund members.

Industry Products
Listed sharesOverseas sharesResidential propertyNon-residential propertyLimited recourse borrowingManaged investmentsCash
Industry Activities
Operating self-managed superannuation fundsOperating self-managed superannuation funds

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