Investment Bonds

Investment bonds are a tax-effective investment vehicle with the following benefits:

  • simple to set up
  • maximum tax rate of 30% paid within the fund
  • unlimited contributions in Year 1.

Centuria now have two investment bond products available for investment.

Centuria LifeGoals

Invest in 22 high quality externally managed funds.

Centuria Investment Bonds

Invest in a selection of Centuria managed funds.

Latest Centuria Investment Bonds News

School kids

Our payment details are changing

1 June 2020

Centuria Life has updated its banking facility across its product range and as a result of the update BPAY and EFT details for Centuria Investment Bonds and Centuria LifeGoals have changed. If you have direct debit setup there is nothing further you need to do. If you use BPAY or EFT to make contributions toRead More

Mother and child

What’s more important: the pre tax or after tax return?

26 March 2020

When you’re researching an investment, one of the first things you look for is how it has performed over time. Generally, the investment promoter will highlight the most attractive figure to draw you in – the headline return – and have the after-tax and fees return in smaller print where it’s difficult to spot. ByRead More

Australia Ratings

Centuria ‘LifeGoals’ awarded ‘Very Strong’ by Australia Ratings

12 December 2019

Centuria Life’s latest investment bond offering is recognised for a well-managed, robust investment structure with multiple solutions in one Centuria LifeGoals, Centuria Life’s new investment bonds product, has been awarded a rating of ‘Very Strong’ by Australia Ratings. Centuria Life is part of specialist investment manager Centuria Capital Group (Centuria, ASX: CNI). The ‘Very Strong’Read More

Michael Blake Interview

Centuria LifeGoals Product Spotlight

Michael Blake, Centuria’s Head of Life, shares with SMSFAdviser the features of investment bonds, and why Centuria’s LifeGoals product might meet your financial needs.Read More

Financial support

Do you prefer an active or passive fund manager?

12 June 2019

There are typically two styles of fund managers: active and index (or passive).  An active manager tries to beat the market by picking and choosing investments that aim to outperform a benchmark index, such as the S&P ASX300 index. Index managers take a more passive approach and aim to replicate an index’s return. They doRead More