Individual Growth Services

Unit Trusts

A unit trust, or collective investment scheme, is a portfolio of assets such as equities, bonds, cash and listed property, in which investors can buy units.

Investment Term

No Fixed Term.
3+ years recommended.


Dependant on individual’s risk appetite.


Easily accessible (within 7 days).


Investor responsible for paying tax on growth.


Returns will exceed inflation if growth exceeds inflation.

Why use a unit trust?

A Unit Trust provides an economical way for investors with relatively small amounts of money to obtain the same professional management and diversification of investment as wealthy individuals or financial institutions. They are usually medium-to-long term investments.

Investment Benefits

Investment Term

There is no minimum investment period when investing in collective investments. Generally a medium-to long-term outlook is recommended, to reduce exposure to short-term fluctuations in the market.

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