Author: Chris Brycki
Chris has been vocal in calling out the industry 'Fat Cats' and is known for telling it as it is. He sits on two Advisory Committees for the industry regulator ASIC, and was previously a fund manager at UBS. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting/Finance Co-op Scholarship) from UNSW.
How Stockspot outperformed Vanguard and robo advisors
Three strategies that have helped the Stockspot portfolios outperform Vanguard and other ETF peers over the last 5 years.
What is your investment profile and why is it important?
Your investment profile helps us ensure your investment strategy is always suitable for your goals.
What are the best Australian share ETFs of 2020?
We road test 5 popular Australian share ETFs, comparing them across 6 factors.
What are the best Global Share ETFs?
We road test 12 popular Global share ETFs, comparing them across 5 factors.
What are the best Australian high dividend ETFs of 2020?
We road test 6 of Australia’s best high dividend ETFs, comparing them across 5 factors to reveal our top pick.
Stockspot performance update: March 2020
It has been a historic quarter for the world and financial markets. We discuss how the Stockspot portfolios have performed.
REST in the Hostplus boat
REST is another Industry super fund with a large allocation to unlisted assets that is now heavily exposed to transfers and redemptions.
A perfect storm to expose some Industry funds
A momentous problem is brewing for some Industry funds with large investments in unlisted assets.
Why bonds belong in your portfolio
We look at why fixed interest, also known as bonds, form an integral part of our portfolios.
Why we’re rebalancing portfolios now
Automated rebalancing removes emotion and helps you to buy low and sell high. Here’s why we’ve been rebalancing recently.
What does Coronavirus mean for your portfolio?
Concerns around Coronavirus have impacted global share markets. We discuss what it means for your investment strategy.
Thanks for donating your dividends
We offered clients the option to donate their dividends towards the bushfire emergency and were blown away by the response.
What returns have Stockspot clients earned?
We show which figures you should focus on and how Stockspot clients have done.
Stockspot performance update: December 2019
Here’s a review of 2019 at Stockspot, our biggest year yet for client returns, new articles, research and product releases.
How to invest when markets go sideways
Sometimes markets don’t go up or down, they go sideways. Here’s how to invest when markets are treading water.
How SMSFs can address ASICs ‘red flags’
ASIC have issued some ‘red flag’ warnings for SMSFs. We show how SMSF trustees can avoid being caught out.
Stockspot performance update: September 2019
Here’s how you can be in the top 1% of investors by stacking the odds wildly in your favour.
Should you pay off your mortgage or invest?
The recent fall in interest rates has reignited the debate. Should you invest or pay down your mortgage?
Seven myths about ETFs
Are ETFs causing a market bubble? We debunk this and other myths pedalled by active fund managers about indexing and ETFs.
What the interest rate cut means for your investments
The RBA has cut interest rates to a record low of 0.75%.
Best SMSF diversification strategies
Our guide to five of the best SMSF investment strategies.
Want to help your friends and family invest better?
We want to help people spread the word about how to be a successful investor.
Fat Cat Funds Report 2019
Stockspot’s annual Fat Cat Report analyses 600 of the largest super funds to find the best super funds in Australia – and the worst.
How to choose a super fund
Our top tips on how to choose a super fund with the best chance of good returns.
Best superannuation funds for your 20s and 30s
The tips to choose the best growth super fund in your 20s and 30s, and avoid losing over $200k of your hard earned super.
Best superannuation funds for your 40s and 50s
The best type of balanced superannuation fund for your 40’s and 50’s, and our tips to get the most out of your super.
Best superannuation funds in your 60s+
The best type of superannuation fund for your 60’s, and our top tips to find the best super fund.
How SMSFs can beat the best super funds in Australia
How to get better returns and spend less time – and money – managing your SMSF investment portfolio.