Shares – Indexed

The Australian Shares – Indexed investment option is focused on minimising investment fees and costs in a single sector from investing in a portfolio of all growth assets (typically companies listed predominantly on the Australian Securities Exchange) and has low diversification. 

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At a glance (Accumulation)

Investment timeframe
5 years +
Risk level
Very high risk
Asset mix
100% growth / 0% defensive
Total investment fees and costs*
0.02% p.a.
Return target
CPI + 3.0% p.a. over 20 years
Net return^

* Costs are estimated based on estimated and actual information from the previous financial year. The costs payable in respect of each future year may be higher or lower. Administration and other fees also apply. For a full breakdown of fees and costs, see our fees and costs page or the ‘Fees and other costs’ section of the SMI Product Disclosure Statement.  
^ Investment return over 10 years to 30 June 2024, net of investment fees and costs. Administration and other costs apply. Returns won’t display for options younger than 10 years. See investment returns page for returns over all available periods. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. 

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Who is Australian Shares – Indexed suitable for?  

With all growth assets, this single sector investment option is designed for investors with a medium to long-term investment timeframe, who are seeking moderate long-term returns and have a very high tolerance of negative returns. 

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Australian Shares - Indexed

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Our Investment Philosophy

Our approach to investing is driven by our strong, diverse and proven investment beliefs.1 We’re not afraid to be different to other investment managers and super funds.


World-class investment managers

Our investment funds are managed by some of the world’s largest and top-performing asset managers.1


1. Ratings agency SuperRatings has awarded Hostplus the ’20-year Platinum Performance’ rating in 2022. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance and should never be the sole factor considered when selecting a superannuation fund.