Even if retirement seems a long way off, it’s good to know your super is working hard for you today. And choosing a member-first, low-fee fund could mean more money for you in retirement. Compare AustralianSuper’s performance and see how much better off you could be.
See how AustralianSuper compares
Our history of
strong performance and low fees has given members an advantage over the long
term. The following table compares AustralianSuper’s net benefit against
others. This shows investment earnings to 30 June 2019 less admin and
investment fees, and it’s one of the best ways to see how funds stack up.
shows what a member would have for 5, 10 and 15 years to 30 June 2019, in
addition to a $50,000 starting balance and employer contributions, assuming
they started with a $50,000 annual salary.5
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Find out about what’s driving the investment market changes and how AustralianSuper is responding for the benefit of members. We work hard to achieve strong long term returns to help you, and 2.2 million Australians, retire with more.
AustralianSuper has been named Australia’s best performing fund over the last 15 years by SuperRatings on the Balanced option4. So choosing a top performing find now could mean more money when you retire. So choosing a top performing fund now could mean more money when you retire.
Size that makes a big difference
One big reason AustralianSuper is the country’s largest industry fund is because we put members first. Profits and dividends aren’t paid to shareholders, and earnings go back to members. That’s just one way AustralianSuper helps 2.2 million members6 get ready for retirement.
Start building your future today, with super that performs.
Based on the returns of the AustralianSuper Balanced Investment option compared the SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey – SR50 Balanced (60-76) Index. Top 10 performing fund for the 1, 3, 5, 7, 10, 15 and 20 years to 30 June 2019. You can view returns for all AustralianSuper investment options here. PReturns from equivalent options of ARF and STA are used in calculating return for periods that begin before 1 July 2006. Investment returns are not guaranteed. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns.
Readers Digest Most Trusted Brands – Superannuation category winner for eight years running 2013-2020 according to research conducted by independent research agency Catalyst Research.
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Based on the returns of the AustralianSuper Balanced option compared to the SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey– SR 50 Balanced (60-76) Index, for returns to 30 June 2019. Investment returns are not guaranteed. Returns from equivalent investment options of ARF and STA are used in calculating returns for periods that begin before 1 July 2006. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns.
Comparisons are modelled by SuperRatings, commissioned by AustralianSuper. Modelled outcome shows the average difference in ‘net benefit’, a measure of past investment earnings after administration and investment fees and taxes have been taken out. The results compare the AustralianSuper Balanced option and the main balanced options of funds tracked by SuperRatings that have a comparable option and performance history, for historical periods to 30 June 2019. The model uses return and fee data that is submitted to SuperRatings. Insurance premiums and other fees and costs may apply. Outcomes vary between individual funds. See Assumptions for more details about modelling calculations and assumptions. The comparison does not consider the new percentage component of the administration fee of up to 0.04% pa of your account balance which was introduced from 1 April 2020. This fee is deducted from investment returns daily before they are added to your account.
Returns from equivalent investment options of ARF and STA are used in
calculating AustralianSuper’s returns for periods that begin before 1 July
2006. Investment returns are not guaranteed. Past performance is not a reliable
indicator of future returns.
Note: the comparison uses data for periods to 30
June 2019. From 1 April 2020, the AustralianSuper administration fee for super
(accumulation) account holders increased. See australiansuper.com/feechanges
for more details.
AustralianSuper has a total of 2.2 Million members as at 30 June 2019.