Invest, your way

Take control of how your pension is invested by choosing from our 13 investment options. 

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


Online Advice

Default Investment Option

When you first join Rest Pension your account balance will be invested in our default investment option, the Balanced Option, unless you tell us otherwise.

You can also nominate your investment options from the Core Strategy, Structured and Member-tailored options shown below.

Core Strategy

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

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $1.7209
Buy $1.7218
FYTD Return -6.37%
10 year return#31/03/20207.37% pa
Risk level
Very low
Medium
Very High

Structured options

Rest’s Structured Options are invested across a mix of different asset classes suited to your investment objectives. 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 structured options (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 09/04/2020
Sell $3.3682
Buy $3.3695
FYTD Return -5.37%
10 year return#31/03/20206.49% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Balanced - Indexed

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

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $1.0287
Buy $1.0295
FYTD Return -7.57%
5 year return#31/03/2020N/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 09/04/2020
Sell $2.9392
Buy $2.9401
FYTD Return -3.41%
10 year return#31/03/20205.71% 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 09/04/2020
Sell $4.0158
Buy $4.0178
FYTD Return -7.46%
10 year return#31/03/20207.49% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

High Growth

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

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $4.1836
Buy $4.1857
FYTD Return -9.16%
10 year return#31/03/20208.01% 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 09/04/2020
Sell $1.3440
Buy $1.3440
FYTD Return 0.74%
10 year return#31/03/20202.69% 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 09/04/2020
Sell $2.0165
Buy $2.0165
FYTD Return 1.25%
10 year return#31/03/20203.16% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Bonds

Australian and overseas debt securities.

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $2.7338
Buy $2.7343
FYTD Return -0.91%
10 year return#31/03/20205.47% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Shares

A mix of Australian and overseas shares.

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $5.1364
Buy $5.1395
FYTD Return -9.44%
10 year return#31/03/20208.42% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Property

Australian and overseas real estate assets.

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $3.6208
Buy $3.6244
FYTD Return -2.43%
10 year return#31/03/20208.39% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Australian Shares

A portfolio of listed Australian companies.

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $5.5746
Buy $5.5774
FYTD Return -14.96%
10 year return#31/03/20206.42% pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Australian Shares - Indexed

An index based investment in Australian shares.

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $0.9745
Buy $0.9756
FYTD Return -17.94%
5 year return#31/03/2020N/A pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High

Overseas Shares

Invested in listed companies around the world.

Unit price 09/04/2020
Sell $3.4689
Buy $3.4710
FYTD Return -5.96%
10 year return#31/03/20209.62% 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 09/04/2020
Sell $1.1140
Buy $1.1149
FYTD Return -0.62%
5 year return#31/03/2020N/A pa
RISK LEVEL
Very low
Medium
Very High
 

# Past performance is not an indication of future performance