Set out below are the results of the investment benchmarks we track, covering the quarter and year ended 31st March 2015. Rates of return are presented on a “per annum” basis. Returns on “growth” asset classes has been strong across the board. Global equities total return of 27.65% was enhanced by the decline in the Australian dollar. Listed property posted a return of 34.71 per cent p.a. The measures of residential property prices indicate that Brisbane is lagging the national average growth rate. This would be largely due to the strength of the Sydney and Melbourne markets.