Super fund returns

Superannuation fund investment returns.

Diversification leaves super fund returns flat, despite share market falls

Superannuation fund returns were flat in the March quarter, despite recent share market volatility. The median growth super fund – 61-80% invested in growth assets – returned 0% for the March quarter, according to Chant West. This is despite Australian shares falling 3.8% over the quarter. “The March quarter provided… Read More »Diversification leaves super fund returns flat, despite share market falls

Super funds look certain to deliver 6th consecutive year of positive returns

Large superannuation funds look certain to deliver a sixth consecutive calendar year of positive investment returns, with final gains possibly in double digits. Chant West says the gain of 1.3% in November for the median growth fund, with 61-80% growth assets, has pushed the cumulative returns for calendar 2017 to… Read More »Super funds look certain to deliver 6th consecutive year of positive returns