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HESTA has earned some of the super industry's highest accolades. Including Chant West's Specialist Fund of the Year 2016. But don't just take our word for it...


SelectingSuper 2015 Workplace Super Product of the Year

HESTA has again earned a national award recognising our investment expertise, delivering outstanding returns. 

Awarded by Rainmaker SelectingSuper, this award recognises the best value super product for employer-sponsored members. In choosing a winner for this category, Rainmaker Research assesses the consistency of performance across a product's menu range, price value, insurance value, features and overall quality.



SelectingSuper 2016 AAA Rating

Each year, SelectingSuper compares super funds nationally and awards those of the highest quality with the AAA rating.

The AAA rating is given only after a detailed analysis of a super fund’s operation and management. HESTA is continually selected to join their list of exceptional quality super funds.



SuperRatings 2016 platinum-rated fund

Independent super research company, SuperRatings continually awards HESTA with a Platinum Rating for our super, the highest rating possible. 

SuperRatings compares more than 300 individual parts of a superannuation fund’s offering, and the rating system judges seven main components.HESTA was one of the first funds to receive SuperRatings' 10-year platinum performance rating.






SuperRatings 2016 HESTA Income Stream platinum-rated retirement fund

The HESTA Income Stream is among the highest-ranked retirement funds, achieving a Platinum rating across all key criteria.



Infinity 2016 Recognised Rating

HESTA was one of the first super funds to be awarded an ‘Infinity Recognised Rating’ by SuperRatings. This award recognises our commitment to addressing environmental, social, governance and climate-related issues.



Chant West 2016 Specialist Fund of the Year Award

The Chant West Specialist Fund of the Year Award recognises excellence across a range of key criteria, namely: investments, member services, fees, insurance, administration and organisational strengths. In addition, specialist funds must show that they have taken into account  the needs of their particular member base which is often drawn from a single industry. They must demonstrate that what they do is specific to their membership and results in greater member engagement and better retirement outcomes.



CANSTAR 2016 Five-Star Rating for Account Based Pensions

CANSTAR is a research company that is different to other comparison sites as it compares on value, not on price.

CANSTAR awarded HESTA a five-star rating for outstanding value for account-based pensions. HESTA is one of only nine companies to achieve this honour, and are pleased to be able to offer members an account-based pension product that is highly recognised amongst other funds.



AIST 2014 Awards for Excellence

The Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees' (AIST) again recognised HESTA at its 2014 Awards for Excellence.

For the third year in a row, HESTA received the Communications Campaign Award and the prestigious Platinum Communication Award for our One-click rollover initiative, which has turned combining multiple super accounts into a seamless online process for HESTA members.

Our team also picked up the Super Business Development Award for Excellence, for our comprehensive SuperStream implementation strategy.