Review of Non-Forestry Managed Investment Schemes



On 1 August 2008, the Government released an issues paper regarding non-forestry managed investment schemes (MIS).

Non-forestry MIS are a type of collective investment that has grown rapidly in recent years. There has been significant debate over the merits of this investment structure.

The issues paper outlined the areas that the review would cover and the various claims that have been made regarding MIS, as well as the information that Treasury sought from contributors. Seventy-nine submissions were received in response.

On 29 May 2009, the Government released the findings of the review.