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Super performance

Find out how ANZ Smart Choice Super has performed across its range of investment options, and read explainer articles about financial markets.

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ANZ Smart Choice Super report: March 2019
 

A market rebound this year means ANZ Smart Choice Super has reaped some strong returns.

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2019 started on a positive note: where to now?
 

Mark Rider explains the dramatic market shifts from December 2018 to March 2019, and what the rest of the year might look like.

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ANZ global market outlook 2019:
a challenging year
 

As the global economy slows the sharemarket should be viewed with increasing caution.

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ANZ Smart Choice Super report: December 2018
 

Sharp declines in global sharemarkets at the end of 2018 have impacted super returns.

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Here’s what caused the market downturn
 

Mark Rider explains that companies’ expectations of lower earnings were a key force in pushing the sharemarket down.

ANZ Smart Choice Super report: September 2018
 

Returns have been boosted by positive sharemarkets in the past 12 months.

ANZ Smart Choice Super report: 2017-18
 

Your investments had positive returns in the past year despite unsettling political ‘noise’.

ANZ Smart Choice Super quarterly report: March 2018
 

Your investments performed well over the past year, but 2018 has been challenging.

ANZ Smart Choice Super report: December 2017

 

Our 1970s to 90s investment options all exceeded 10.5 per cent returns in the calendar year.

ANZ Smart Choice Super report: September 2017
 

Global markets rallied in September 2017 quarter, boosting ANZ Smart Choice Super returns.

Robust returns for the 2016-17 year

Super funds recorded strong results in the past financial year, with sharemarkets driving that performance,

ANZ Smart Choice Super report: March 2017

Your investments performed well over the past year, but 2018 has been challenging.

ANZ Smart Choice Super report: December 2016

ANZ Smart Choice Super lifestage 1990s and 1980s options saw the biggest returns in superannuation in the last quarter of 2016

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ANZ Smart Choice Super report: 2015-16

Strong market performance and strategic asset allocation has led to above-average results.

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ANZ Smart Choice Super report: March 2016

Super funds were hit by market volatility early this year, but there are some bright spots.

ANZ Smart Choice Super report: 2015-16

Strong market performance and strategic asset allocation has led to above-average results.

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ANZ Smart Choice Super report: September 2016

A surprising market turnaround after the Brexit shock has led to positive returns for ANZ Smart Choice Super.

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How we invest your money

ANZ’s Chief Investment Office focuses on the long-term but takes advantage of the short term to maximise your superannuation returns.

Calculate how much super you need for retirement

Do you know how much super you’ll need for retirement? Plan for the future with the help of online retirement calculator tools.


ANZ Smart Choice Super is a suite of products consisting of ANZ Smart Choice Super and Pension, ANZ Smart Choice Super for employers and their employees and ANZ Smart Choice Super for QBE Management Services Pty Ltd and their employees (together ‘ANZ Smart Choice Super’). ANZ Smart Choice Super and Pension is a retail product issued pursuant to a Product Disclosure Statement (PDS). ANZ Smart Choice Super for employers and their employees and ANZ Smart Choice Super for QBE Management Services Pty Ltd and their employees are both MySuper compliant employer products issued pursuant to a separate PDS for employer plans and PDS for QBE.

ANZ Smart Choice Super is issued by OnePath Custodians Pty Limited (OnePath Custodians) ABN 12 008 508 496, AFSL 238346 and distributed by Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) ABN 11 005 357 522. ANZ is an authorised deposit taking institution (Bank) under the Banking Act 1959 (Cth). OnePath Custodians is the issuer of ANZ Smart Choice Super but is not a Bank. Except as set out in the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (PDS), this product is not a deposit or other liability of ANZ or its related group companies. None of them stands behind or guarantees the issuer or the capital or performance of any investment. Such investment is subject to investment risk, including possible repayment delays and loss of income and principal invested. Returns can go up and down. Past performance is not indicative of future performance.

ANZ Smart Choice Super and Pension received a Gold rating in SuperRatings’ 2019 product rating in both the Super and Pension categories. ANZ Smart Choice Super for employers and their employees received a Gold rating in SuperRatings’ 2019 MySuper product rating. SuperRatings does not issue, sell, guarantee or underwrite these products. Go to www.superratings.com.au for details of its ratings criteria.

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