|Operations||With VCG Partners (external fund manager)|
|Methodology||Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT), a mix of equity and bond ETFs|
|Fees||Between 1% to 0.5% of total invested per year|
|Minimum||No Minimum to start|
Smartly started in the year 2015 by ex start-up professional, Keir Veskivali and investment analyst, Artur Luhaar. It is a service in collaboration with VCG Partners Pte ltd.
Smartly adopts a Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT) consisting of ETFs.
This allows their portfolio to capture the global stock markets. Investing in Smartly also gives investor an exposure to bonds and real estate.
Smartly allows investors to open an account with an investment of just S$50 per month.
They also charge investors a fee of 0.5% to 1% per year, on top of the underlying ETF fees incurred by the ETF providers. The underlying fees by these providers is about 0.1% to 0.25% per year.