International Shares Option
Inception date: 15 June 2010
Current assets as at 31 January 2021: $29.9m
The International Shares option is designed to cater for defaulted or choice members with a long term investment horizon (seven or more years) who are seeking International equity returns and can tolerate reasonably high levels of volatility.
To achieve a return, after tax and fees, which exceeds the Morgan Stanley Capital International All Country World Index (ex Australia) 50% hedged and 50% unhedged in $A over rolling ten-year periods.
Share market investments can be very volatile over the short to medium term but historically, these investments have offered the highest long-term returns.
|Standard Risk Measure|
|Risk label of||High|
|Expected frequency of negative return in 20 years||4 to less than 6|
|Quarter||Financial year to date|
|1 year||3 years||5 years||10 years|
Past performance may not be an indicator of future performance. The investment returns for the quarter and the financial year to date detailed above are real investment returns for the period shown, not annualised or ‘per annum’ returns which may differ from the numbers above.
Investment management fee
Deducted as part of the daily unit price calculations, and gross of tax deduction.
*For full fees please see our fees page.
AvSuper’s investment portfolio is managed by a carefully selected group of Investment managers and overseen by our Investment Committee. AvSuper uses a range of professional investment managers who specialise in different investment areas to invest members’ money according to specific objectives and strategies (including strategies to guard against excessive risk) set out by the AvSuper Trustee. The Trustee monitors and regularly reviews all investment managers involved with our investments.