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Make your money matter

By investing your superannuation only in sustainable, well-managed companies you can really make your money matter. We avoid the risks of limited resources like mining for coal, and invest in sectors that benefit from global growth like healthcare and technology. Now's the time to ensure there’s a future to enjoy.



You can trust that your hard-earned money isn't helping harmful industries like weapons, tobacco, fossil fuel mining or gambling (to name a few).



We have 7 ethical-only super investment options providing a range of socially responsible options to suit your financial situation.


Positive impact

We invest in companies that thrive in the new economy, in sectors like renewable energy, technology, efficient transport, recycling, education and health.


7 ethical investment options

Australian Ethical Super gives you access to a range of ethical super investment options. Making the choice that's right for you financially, is important.

What you can be sure of with Australian Ethical is that all our investments are ethically screened. This means that with whatever option you choose, it's making your money matter, in a positive way.

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75% less carbon emissions & market-leading returns

At Australian Ethical our portfolios produces 75% less carbon emissions* than the benchmark along with providing market-leading returns#


Promote human rights

We don’t invest in any companies involved in poor treatment of asylum seekers, or companies that exploit workers with poor working conditions.

Market-leading returns

Australian Shares option ranks 1st over 1 year, 5, 7 and 10 years & Balanced option ranks 3rd over 3 years#.

*Carbon intensity (tonnes CO2e per $ revenue) of Australian Ethical share investments (as at 31 Dec 2019) compared to blended benchmark of S&P ASX 200 Index (for Australian and NZ shareholdings) and MSCI World ex Australia Index (for international shareholdings).

#Source: SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey as at 31 March 2021:

  • Australian Ethical Super’s Australian Shares option ranks no.1 over 1 year (55.17%), 5 years (13.34%), 7 years (13.25%) and 10 years (11.51%) according to the SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey – SR50 Australian Shares Index
  • Australian Ethical Super’s Balanced option was ranked no.3 in the SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey – SR50 Balanced (60-76) Index over 3 years (9.14%). 5 year return is 8.59% p.a and 7 year return is 8.09% p.a.

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Performance & unit prices

You can trust that your hard-earned money isn't helping harmful industries like weapons, tobacco, fossil fuel mining or gambling (to name a few).

Fees & costs

See all the fees and costs for Australian Ethical Super.


Understand the types of default insurance cover you receive and the cost involved.

MySuper Dashboard

Our default MySuper product is the Balanced Fund. See MySuper dashboard here.

Member outcome assessment

See how our MySuper product stack up against others in terms of fees and costs, investment returns and investment risk.

Forms and PDS

Access to Super forms and product disclosure statements.

Looking for more? See the FAQs.

You can also find out more legal information on the governance structure of Australian Ethical Super.

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