Capital Secure

This option invests in a mix of cash-like investments such as short-dated and floating rate securities issued by Australian and overseas governments, banks and companies. The portfolios include bank bills, commercial paper and other discount securities, asset-backed securities and bank-term deposits.
10-year average
annual super return
as at 30 June 2018
For a detailed overview of this option including pension returns, visit the performance page.

Why you’d invest

Invest in this option if you seek to maintain the capital value of your investment over any time period while earning a rate of return similar to that of bank bills or from a cash management trust.

The minimum investment timeframe is 1 year or less. 

Return objective

To outperform the return of the Australian cash market (as measured by the Bloomberg Ausbond Bank Bill Index).

To achieve returns after tax and fees that is at least in line with the inflation rate each year (over rolling 10-year periods).

Risk level

Very low
The chance of a negative annual return is nil in every 20 years.
The risk level is based on the Standard Risk Measure.

Asset mix

Allocation table for Super & TTI

Asset class Benchmark Range
Cash 100% n/a

Allocation table for Pension

Asset class Benchmark Range
Cash 100% n/a
More about investing
Fees and costs
Fees and costs
Each of our investment options has its own set of fees that covers the costs of managing your investments.
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Investment returns
Investment returns
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Your investment choices
Your investment choices
No two CareSuper members are the same so we offer 13 different investment choices.
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