Geared High Growth Option

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Geared High Growth Option

Pricing & Performance

Performance as at 30/09/2020

Returns as at 30/09/2020

  Growth % Total %
1 month -0.90 -0.90
3 month 3.02 3.02
6 month 11.38 11.38
1 year -6.57 -6.57
3 year 4.94 4.94
5 year 6.84 6.84
10 year 7.74 7.74

Unit Prices as at 21/10/2020

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Fund Commencement Date

March 2007

Details & Fees

About this fund

  • Fund Manager

    Perpetual Investment Management Limited

  • Asset Class


  • Suggested Length

    7 years or longer

Investment Objective

Aims to: - provide members with enhanced long-term growth through borrowing (gearing) to invest in a diversified portfolio with a strong emphasis on Australian and international shares, as well as growth alternative investments - outperform (before fees and after tax), over rolling three-year periods, a composite benchmark (refer to PDS for more information) reflecting the underlying funds' target allocations at any time to the various asset types.

Investment Approach

Invests into a diverse mix of assets.

Derivatives and exchange traded funds may be used in managing each asset class.

The currency exposure of international assets is monitored and hedging strategies may be implemented (using derivatives) with the aim of reducing the impact of adverse currency movements.

Refer to the Gearing policy' on page 8 of the Perpetual 'Select Super Plan Operating your Super Plan account' document for details on how the underlying geared fund's gearing is managed.

Investment Details

Minimum Initial Investment $3,000
With Savings Plan  
Minimum Initial Investment $1,500
Monthly Minimum Nil


Entry N/A
Exit N/A
Management Cost (p.a.) 3.73% (n)
Buy / Sell Spread 0.4% / Nil
Due to changes in ASIC Class Order [CO 14/1252], we have updated our disclosure in respect of the estimated management cost of the Fund. This amount includes estimated indirect costs which are paid by the Fund, and are not a direct cost to you. The management fee you pay to Perpetual has not changed.

Investment Guidelines

Australian shares 35 - 60%
Gearing level 0 - 50%
International shares 25 - 45%
Cash and enhanced cash 0 - 12%
Growth alternatives 0 - 25%



How to Invest

  1. If you are interested in making an investment in Perpetual Select Super Plan

    Review the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and other offer documents and consider your investment option carefully.

    Send the completed application & documents to the address below.

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  2. If you are an existing investor in Perpetual Select Super Plan

    All forms, offer documents and PDS’s can be found on Forms, PDS's and Offer Documents page in our Resources section.

  3. Mailing and application details

    Send your completed application & identification documents to:

    Perpetual Select Super Plan & Pension Plan

    GPO Box 4171, Sydney NSW 2001

    Customer Identification Requirements

Perpetual Investment Management Limited ABN 18 000 866 535 AFSL 234426 and/or Perpetual Superannuation Limited ABN 84 008 416 831 AFSL 225246 are the issuers of the Funds. You should consider the relevant Fund product disclosure statement or other offer document before deciding whether to invest.

Returns have been calculated using exit prices after taking into account all ongoing fees, and assuming reinvestment of distributions. No allowance has been made for entry fees, exit fees or where applicable taxation. Future returns may bear no relationship to the historical information displayed. The returns shown represent past returns only and are not indicative of future returns of a Fund. Returns on a Fund can be particularly volatile in the short term and in some periods may be negative.

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