Our investment approach

Our strong in-house investment team has expertise across major Australian and global asset classes. We invest in listed companies, bonds and large unlisted assets such as airports, roads, timber plantations and high-quality retail, industrial and commercial properties.

As large investors, we’re able to engage with the boards and management of our 50 largest Australian investments on environment, social and governance (ESG) issues.

Our members have the flexibility to choose from a unique mix of investment options, including pre-mixed and sector options.

Responsible and sustainable investment

We consider a range of financial and ESG factors when making investment decisions. We look to invest in companies with good ESG practices that can deliver sustainable, long-term returns for our members. And with three sustainable and environmental-branded options, we offer our members real choice when it comes to how their super is invested.

Responsible investment

We take a risk-based approach to identify key ESG factors across our major investments. See how we’re delivering long term returns and supporting a better tomorrow.

Climate risks and opportunities

We actively manage climate risks and opportunities across our portfolios. Learn about how we factor climate into our investment decisions.

Sustainable and environmental branded options

We offer three options that allow members to limit their exposure to certain industries or to invest in companies addressing environmental issues.

Case studies

We engage with the boards and management of some of the companies we invest in on a range of ESG issues. We also invest in companies that are helping drive the transition to clean energy.

Read our case studies to learn more about how our investments are making a difference.

Investment managers

Our team of experienced investment analysts, portfolio managers, economists, and finance and ESG specialists looks after your retirement savings. And with over 70% of our investments managed in-house, we can keep fees lower for our members.

Learn more about the benefits of in-house management and meet our investment leadership team.

Our investment beliefs

Guiding our investment decisions are our investment beliefs. These shape the way we manage our members’ retirement savings.

Read our core investment beliefs to gain an insight into our portfolio strategies.

Reporting on our actions

We make regular updates about our responsible investment actions through our annual Climate and half-yearly Responsible Investment reports. We also share information about our proxy voting on shareholder resolutions at the companies we invest in.


UniSuper invests in sustainable Tasmanian plantation forest

We're pleased to let our members know about our new timber investment in Tasmania's largest hardwood plantation estate, Forico.

Making the most of investment choice

In times of market volatility, one of the things you can control is how your super is invested.

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