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International Shares

The Brighter Super International Shares investment option closed on 31 May 2024. For details about this closure, please refer to the Significant Event Notice sent to members at You can find information on our current investment options at, but please note that our current open investment options may have the same name as previously closed investment options.

The International Shares investment option caters for return-seeking share market investors who want to capitalise on the long-term growth of the international share markets. This option invests 100% in international shares and may hold a small cash holding from time to time.

Return Target

Return target is 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-year periods.

Risk: High

Risk: High

Negative returns expected 5.5 out of every 20 years.

International Shares - Estimated fees and costs

Administration fees and costs: 0.18% 0.03% p.a.1
Investment fees and costs: 0.39%
Transaction costs: 0.03%

See the Fees and other costs section of the Investment choice guide for a full explanation of the costs for each investment option.

1 This amount is not deducted from your account balance but is deducted from the Fund’s General Reserve.


Returns are reported on a basis of soft close valuations and are net of investment fees and costs and transaction costs, net of taxes, and net of the percentage-based administration fee (accrued in the unit price).

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