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Hostplus statement on APRA MySuper Performance Test Outcome

Hostplus is pleased to report that the Australian Prudential Regulatory Authority (APRA) has advised us that we have passed the industry regulator’s inaugural MySuper performance test.

This announcement follows on from a year in which Hostplus’ Balanced (MySuper) option delivered a net return of 21.32%1, the option’s best result in its 32-year history. The Fund’s recent results also saw nine out of ten Hostplus members invested in options that delivered their best ever single-year return during the 2020-21 financial year2.

APRA’s performance test places greater emphasis on a fund’s longer-term results. With this in mind, Hostplus’ MySuper Balanced option has also been ranked by independent researcher SuperRatings as one of the top 3 default options over rolling 5, 7, 10, 15 and 20 year periods1.

Confirmation from APRA today of Hostplus’ pass mark is a further indicator that the Fund is achieving its longer-term net benefit investment outcomes in its flagship MySuper Balanced option. Hostplus’ consistently low and fixed3 fund administration fee, which has been unchanged for 17 years, has also contributed to this result.


1 Source: SuperRatings Accumulation Fund Crediting Rate Survey – SR50 Balanced (60-76) Index, 30 June 2021. 
2 Calculation based on Hostplus investment data as at 30 June 2021, and includes accumulation members invested in Balanced, Indexed Balanced, Socially Responsible, International Shares, Shares Plus and Australian Shares investment options.
3 Source: Top 10 MySuper options based on Total Assets in Table 1a and Administration fees in Table 3, APRA Quarterly MySuper Statistics, March 2021 (reissued 30 June, 2021). Total administration fees based on a balance of $50,000. 20-year investment returns as reported in SuperRatings Accumulation Fund Crediting Rate Survey – SR50 Balanced (60-76) Index, 30 June 2021. This information is general advice only and does not take into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs. Please read the relevant Hostplus PDS, available at before making a decision about Hostplus.