At a glance
Fund size
NZ Dollars
Rate of return P.A.
Before NZ tax, after costs
Value added
VS passive benchmark
Figures as at 31 October 2015 and since inception (30 Sept 2003)

Latest News

Guardians publish white paper on ESG Beliefs

Posted On: Thursday, 19 November 2015

The Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation, the Crown entity that manages the New Zealand Superannuation Fund, has published a 'How we Invest' White Paper on its website. The...

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How we Invest

Find out more about our investment beliefs and policies, 'Reference Portfolio' approach to investing and process for appointing and monitoring external investment managers.

Responsible Investment

We integrate environmental, social and governance factors into our investment process and ownership activities. Our policy framework, engagement approach, voting reports and exclusion decisions are available here.

2015 Annual Report

In 2015, we developed a website to support the print version of the Annual Report. The website provides a summary of the report and additional video content to support the commentary provided.

Investment Performance

We measure investment performance in two ways: against a passive 'Reference Portfolio' benchmark and against the cost of Government debt (as measured by the return on 90-day NZ Treasury Bills + 2.7%). Get the latest figures here.

A Sovereign Wealth Fund - not KiwiSaver

The NZ Super Fund is a New Zealand Government savings vehicle to help pre-fund the future cost of universal superannuation. We do not manage individual retirement accounts and are not a KiwiSaver provider.