To achieve strong investment returns over the long term. Returns are likely to be extremely volatile and risk of capital loss over short to medium term periods is very high.

Return Objective

CPI + 4.0% over rolling 10 years.

Standard risk measure

Estimated number of negative annual returns over any 20 year period, 4 to less than 6 years.

Risk Band and Label

Risk Band 6, High

Target Asset Allocation

94% Growth Assets
6% Defensive Assets

Strategic Asset Allocation

Date established

May 1997 (previously known as Growth Option)


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