Superannuation and SMSF Statistics
Superannuation and SMSF statistics, including APRA Quarterly Superannuation Performance reports and ATO quarterly and annual SMSF statistics
Total superannuation assets increased relatively slightly in the September 2018 quarter.
According to recently released APRA figures, there is now $2.759 trillion in superannuation as at the end of September 2018. This is up $40.4 billion since June 2018 and up $223.10 billion from September 2017.Read More »Total superannuation increases marginally in September quarter
The number of new SMSFs being started has reached a new low, with only 5,580 funds set up in the September 2018 quarter according to the latest ATO statistics.
The total number of SMSFs continues to grow – there were 596,059 as at the end of September 2018 – but growth is slowing. Each of the last four quarters has made a new low for SMSF establishments.
For the September 2018 quarter the ATO statistics have 5,580 SMSFs established, with 148 winding-up, resulting in 5,432 net establishments. The September 2018 quarter is the lowest for SMSF establishments since at least the June 2008 quarter.Read More »New low for SMSF establishments in September 2018 quarter