Your investment choices

As you transition to retirement you might start to think differently about risk to help make sure your super lasts the distance.
 

Use our online advice tool to check your investment risk profile and get advice on which option is right for you


Online Advice

Investment Option

If you open a Rest Pension Transition to Retirement account and don’t choose an investment option, you’ll be automatically invested in the default Balanced investment option. You can change your investment options at any time.

Core Strategy

Achieve a balance of risk and return by investing in both growth assets and defensive assets.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $1.7810
Buy $1.7822
FYTD Return 1.41%
10 year return#31/08/20198.95% pa
Risk level
Very low
Medium
Very High

Structured Options

Rest's Structured Options are invested across a mix of different asset classes to match different member needs. We determine an appropriate asset allocation to enable each option to achieve its investment objective. As a member you can choose either one or a mix of the five structured options below (Balanced, Balanced - Indexed, Capital Stable, Diversified, High Growth). 

Balanced

Achieve a balance of risk and return by investing in approximately equal proportions of growth assets and defensive assets.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $4.1385
Buy $4.1406
FYTD Return 1.23%
10 year return#31/08/20197.85% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Balanced - Indexed

An indexed based investment in a mixture of growth and defensive assets.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $1.1235
Buy $1.1244
FYTD Return 2.00%
5 year return#31/08/2019N/A pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Capital Stable

Provide a stable pattern of returns whilst maintaining a low probability of a negative return in any one year.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $3.4104
Buy $3.4118
FYTD Return 0.97%
10 year return#31/08/20196.73% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Diversified

Achieve strong returns over the longer term by investing in a diversified mix of assets weighted towards shares and other growth assets.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $5.2706
Buy $5.2743
FYTD Return 1.51%
10 year return#31/08/20199.25% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

High Growth

Maximise returns over the long-term by investing predominantly in growth assets.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $5.9688
Buy $5.9736
FYTD Return 1.73%
10 year return#31/08/201910.05% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Member-tailored Options

Rest’s Member-tailored Options are ideal for members who want to build their own customised investment portfolio with a wide range of risk/return objectives. Choose from one or more of the following options: Basic Cash, Cash, Bonds, Property, Shares, Australian Shares, Australian Shares - Indexed, Overseas Shares and Overseas Shares - Indexed. 
You can also pick from Rest’s Structured Options and the Core Strategy. 

Basic Cash

Cash securities that have a maximum term to maturity of 3 months.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $1.2751
Buy $1.2752
FYTD Return 0.20%
10 year return#31/08/20192.81% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Cash

Deposits with banks rated at least AA- at the time the deposit is made.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $2.2220
Buy $2.2222
FYTD Return 0.33%
10 year return#31/08/20193.32% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Bonds

Australian and overseas debt securities.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $2.8985
Buy $2.8991
FYTD Return 0.27%
10 year return#31/08/20196.28% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Shares

A mix of Australian and overseas shares.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $7.1454
Buy $7.1497
FYTD Return 2.50%
10 year return#31/08/201910.78% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Property

Australian and overseas real estate assets.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $4.6284
Buy $4.6427
FYTD Return 1.09%
10 year return#31/08/20198.70% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Australian Shares

A portfolio of listed Australian companies.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $8.7745
Buy $8.7798
FYTD Return 3.00%
10 year return#31/08/201910.19% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Australian Shares - Indexed

An index based investment in Australian shares.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $1.1822
Buy $1.1835
FYTD Return 1.35%
5 year return#31/08/2019N/A pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Overseas Shares

Invested in listed companies around the world.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $3.8683
Buy $3.8706
FYTD Return 1.95%
10 year return#31/08/201910.84% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Overseas Shares - Indexed

Perform in line with the MSCI World ex-Australia ex-Tobacco Net Dividends Reinvested Index (unhedged in AUD) (before tax) over all time periods.

Unit price 18/09/2019
Sell $1.1470
Buy $1.1479
FYTD Return 3.48%
5 year return#31/08/2019N/A pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High
 

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