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Why BT Invest?

Westpac's wealth expert, BT, is now offering a new way to invest that's easy. Our ready-made option features five managed portfolios made up of a range of diversified assets. They are managed by investment experts to ensure the right investments in the right proportions are in place for the relevant investment strategy, saving you time researching, purchasing and monitoring your investments.

Your investments are monitored and rebalanced for you by investment experts.

View your investment portfolio side by side with your online banking and receive tax reporting to make tax time simple.

A ready-made portfolio gives you a diversified investment portfolio in one investment.

Open an account in minutes and start investing from as little as $1,000.


How can I invest?

Our ready-made portfolios are designed to align to acknowledged wealth industry investor profiles covering most stages of your wealth journey (i.e. Conservative, Moderate, Balanced, Growth and High Growth).

BT Conservative Portfolio

This portfolio may suit you if you prefer predominantly income and some growth returns, with a low probability of loss over the short term.

BT Conservative Portfolio factsheet

BT Moderate Portfolio

This portfolio may suit you if you prefer a combination of predominantly income and stable growth returns.

BT Moderate Portfolio factsheet

BT Balanced Portfolio

This portfolio may suit you if you prefer predominantly moderate growth and some income returns.

BT Balanced Portfolio factsheet

BT Growth Portfolio

This portfolio may suit you if you prefer predominantly moderate to high growth and some income returns.

BT Growth Portfolio factsheet

BT High Growth Portfolio

This portfolio may suit you if you prefer predominantly high growth returns.

BT High Growth Portfolio factsheet

Need help determining your risk style?

Go to the BT Risk Rater

Want more control to build your portfolio?

Create your own portfolio from a wide a range of investment options using the build your own option.

Find out more

See what it's like to use the BT Invest platform

Fees

The total fees and charges payable by you will include the fees for the BT Invest service as well as any fees and costs of the available investments chosen by you. It is important to understand the fee of any available investment you choose, and that those fees will be in addition to the fees charged for BT Invest.

The amount you pay for specific investments, is generally shown in the relevant product disclosure statement or other disclosure documents for each available investment.

Fee Amount
Investment management fee 0.42% p.a.
of the total value invested
Underlying asset fees Depending on each asset’s allocation within the managed portfolio the overall cost can be up to 0.28% p.a., but this may change from time to time.
Transaction fees None

This is a summary only. For full information on fees and costs refer to the ‘Fees & Costs’ section of the BT Managed Portfolios Product Disclosure Statement.


What do I need to get started?

Westpac customers

If you're an existing Westpac customer, simply sign in to online banking to open an account in 5 minutes.

New to Westpac

If you're new to Westpac you will need to open an eligible Westpac bank account first.

Once you are on the BT Invest platform, choose one of the ready-made portfolio options, set your initial deposit from as little as $1,000, and leave the rest to us!

Important things to consider before you invest

Before you consider investing through BT Invest, it is important you understand the risks that can affect your investment. Generally, these are:

  • Risks associated with using BT Invest.
  • Investment risks associated with the investments you access through BT Invest.
     
Things you should know

BT Invest Product Disclosure Statement (PDS)

BT Portfolio Services Ltd ABN 73 095 055 208 AFSL 233715 (BTPS) operates BT Invest. Throughout this website, BTPS is referred to as 'the Administrator', 'us' or 'we'. BT Portfolio Services Ltd ABN 73 095 055 208 AFSL 233715 (BTPS) operates BT Invest. Westpac Financial Services Ltd ABN 20 000 241 127 AFSL 233716 (WFSL) is the responsible entity and issuer of interests in BT Managed Portfolios. Westpac Banking Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141 AFSL and Australian credit licence 233714 (Westpac) is the issuer of the BT Invest Cash Management Account (BT CMA). Together, these products are referred to as the BT Invest products.

 

A Product Disclosure Statement or other disclosure document (PDS) for the BT Invest products can be obtained by contacting BT on 1300 881 716 or by visiting www.btinvest.com.au/documents. You should obtain and consider the relevant PDS before deciding whether to acquire, continue to hold or dispose of interests in the BT Invest products.
 

Unless otherwise stated, capitalised terms used in this website have the meaning given in the BT Invest Investor Guide. Any tax position described in this website is a general statement and for guidance only; it does not constitute tax advice and is based on current tax laws and our interpretation. You should seek independent professional tax advice.
 

BTPS and WFSL are subsidiaries of Westpac. Apart from any interest investors may have in Westpac term deposits, Westpac securities or the BT CMA acquired through the BT Invest products, an investment in, or acquired using, the BT Invest products is not an investment in, deposit with or any other liability of Westpac or any other company in the Westpac Group. These investments are subject to investment risk, including possible delays in repayment of withdrawal proceeds and loss of income and principal invested. Westpac and its related entities do not stand behind or otherwise guarantee the capital value or investment performance of any investments in, or acquired through, the BT Invest products.
 

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