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MLC Australia is part of the National Australia Group of companies. The company provides wealth creation, wealth protection and retirement solutions to help Australian investors manage and protect their wealth.
MLC Australia has over 1.5 million customers across Australia with over $85 billion under their management as at September 2009. MLC is the third largest multi-manager in the world, with 8% of the world market share (Cerulli Associates - Cerulli Quantitative Update: Global Multi-manager Products 2008).

MLC uses a ‘manager of managers’ investment approach and does not directly manage investment funds. MLC offers access the expertise and knowledge of up to 32 leading investment managers from around the world through their multi-manager options. Investors can access a combination of selected managers providing diversification within and across asset classes as well as across investment styles. The aim is to reduce risk without diminishing the overall return and provide investors with greater consistency of investment performance in different market conditions.


These MLC products can be accessed via 2020 DIRECTINVEST with 100% rebate of the entry fee:



Australian shares
International shares
Fixed income


Investment products

Managed Funds
Managed Accounts
Superannuation Funds
Wrap Accounts
Insurance Bonds


St George Margin Lending
BT Margin Lending
Investment Bond
Sophisticated Investor Opportunities
Self Managed Super Funds

Fund managers

Colonial First State
Perpetual Wealthfocus
BT Investment Funds
MLC Masterkey
Spectrum Super

Australian Fund Managers

Investor Education

Managed investments
Separately managed accounts
Wrap accounts


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