This option caters for return-seeking share market investors who want to capitalise on the long term growth of the international share markets.


This option aims to:

  • provide high returns over the suggested time frame; and
  • To outperform the weighted average return from the MSCI All Countries World Index in $A hedged (50%) and the MSCI All Countries World Index in $A unhedged (50%) over rolling 5 years

Please note: Returns are not guaranteed.

Investment timeframe

International Shares is suitable for investors with an investment timeframe of ten years.


Risk level^ High
Risk band^ 6
Risk of negative return Estimated number of negative annual returns over any 20 year period. 5.3

^Refer to Standard Risk Measure table

Total indirect fees and cost

2021/22 0.47%** More information

Asset allocation benchmarks

View SAA/ranges


Investment option FYTD (%) Rolling returns to (%)
1yr 3yr 5yr 7yr 10yr
Asset class SAA* (%) Range (%)
Cash - 0 - 10
Diversified Fixed Interest - 0 - 0
Private Equity - 0 - 0
Infrastructure-0 - 0
Property - 0 - 0
International Shares 100 90 - 100
Australian Shares - 0 - 0

*SAA - Strategic Asset Allocations

*Please note that TTR investment earnings are taxed up to 15%, so returns are the same as those for Accumulation (Super).

For further information on the International Shares option please refer to the Product Disclosure Statement applicable to your account.

For a summary of the Energy Super investment options available to members click here.

All returns shown above (expect for MySuper) are net effective earning rates (i.e. after tax and some fees). The FYTD Return and the 1yr rolling return are not annualised. The returns for all other periods are compound annualised averages. The returns for the MySuper (LGIAsuper) are after all investment fees and taxes, and after the 0.18% p.a administration fee. Refer to the Energy Super Annual Report for more information on how rates are calculated.

Investments can go up and down. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance.

* CPI is measured by the All Groups Consumer Price Index For Australia.

** The total indirect fees and costs (including the indirect administration fee) is the estimated cost for the 2020/21 period.