The Balanced option is the default MySuper option for members who don't make an investment choice.
Growth / defensive asset mix
76% growth / 24% defensive
CPI plus 3.0% per annum on average over 10 years
CPI plus 4.0% per annum on average over 20 years
The investment objective for pension members is slightly higher - refer to the Allocated Pension and WISP PDS for more information.
Level of investment risk*
Medium to high
Negative returns expected in between 3 to less than 4 out of every 20 years
Investments through diversified investment portfolio, including some growth assets and some lower risk investments.
This Option is diversified across a range of growth and defensive assets and aims to produce consistent returns over time. This Option may suit members who have a five year plus investment time horizon.
Strategic asset allocation
Refer to the investment performance page for the most recent investment performance figures.
Refer to the Investments Supplement for more information on investment options.
* The Level of investment risk is based on an industry-wide Standard Risk Measure. It shows the number of expected negative annual returns over a 20-year period.