Choose the best super fund

Choosing the right super fund could have a big impact on your retirement. AustralianSuper has been named the best performing super fund over the last 10 years1. Find out why.

Performing for you

AustralianSuper has been named as one of the best performing super funds by leading independent agency SuperRatings for both superannuation and account-based pension members.

Factors such as long-term performance and competitive fees are key points reviewed by SuperRatings, and can make a big difference to your retirement balance.

Balanced investment option

Top 5

Performing fund
1, 3, 5 and 20 years
to 30 June 2019*

Year to 30 June 2019

Balanced Option
Median Fund
Choice Income

For the 2018-19 year the Balanced option outperformed the median fund in the SuperRatings survey for super (+1.74%) and the account-based pension product Choice Income (+1.52%)2.

Making the right choices now can make a big difference to how much you’ll have when you retire.

*AustralianSuper Balanced option.

Learn more about our performance

We use our size and scale to benefit members

As Australia’s largest super fund, we use our size to secure competitive fees and insurance costs, improving outcomes for our 2.2 million members3. The amount of assets managed by the in-house investment team is increasing, which helps to lower costs, saving our members over $100 million4.

Trusted and recognised

We’re proud to have been consistently ranked amongst the best super funds in Australia by independent agencies.

most trusted

Most trusted

We’re honoured to be Australia’s most trusted super fund eight years running5.


Outstanding Value

Our super and pension products are rated 5 Stars for Outstanding value by Canstar in 20196. One of only 3 funds to receive this award in both super and pension.


  1. Ranked the number one performing fund by both Chant West and SuperRatings for the 10 years to 30 June 2019, based on investment returns for the AustralianSuper Balanced investment option. Chant West June 2019, comparable investment options larger than $500 million; SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey June 2019 – SR 50 Balanced (60-76) Index. Investment returns are not guaranteed. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns.

  2. Based on the AustralianSuper Balanced investment option compared to the SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey June 2019 – SR Balanced (60-76) Index, for periods to 30 June 2019. Returns from equivalent investment options of ARF and STA are used in calculating returns for periods that begin before 1 July 2006. Investment returns are not guaranteed. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns.

  3. AustralianSuper has a total of 2.2 Million members as at 30 June 2019.

  4. Read more: 2017/2018 Annual Report - Australian Super.

  5. Readers Digest Most Trusted Brands – Superannuation category winner for eight years running 2013-2020 according to research conducted by independent research agency Catalyst Research.

  6. AustralianSuper received the Canstar 5-Star Rating for Outstanding Value in Superannuation and Account Based Pension in 2019. Ratings are only one factor to be taken into account when choosing a super fund. Read the full methodology.

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