Why Researching Fee Structures is Important For Your Investments

On today’s episode, we invite Grant Locke, head of OUTVest, to discuss why looking at fee structures is important before deciding to invest with certain institutes. Warren and Grant discuss everything from index-tracking, how fund managers work and the differences between EFTs and Unit Trust fee structures. 

Questions/ Topics: 

  • Why are fees important? 
  • What are the effects on short-term and long-term investments? 
  • What would reducing your fees do to your investments?
  • What is index investing & how can fund managers assist? 
  • What are the main ways private investors can buy an index? 
  • What’s the link between index-tracking in ETFs and index-tracking in unit trusts? 
  • Understanding unit trusts and the fees involved 
  • Understanding ETFs and the fees involved 
  • Why doing research is so important 

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