AMP KiwiSaver Scheme
AMP International Shares Fund

In their own words: "This is a single sector fund with exposure to equity securities of companies listed on global stock exchanges including emerging markets. The fund aims to achieve long term capital growth through exposure to equities of companies listed on stock exchanges around the world."

At a glance:

Not Mindful
Type: Aggressive fund
Past Returns: *6.75%

Average annual returns over the past 3 years, after fees and taxes. *indicates less than three years of data.

Annual Fees: 1.54%

Annual fees, including membership and % management fee, assuming $10,000 investment.

More information:

A summary of this fund and it's details.

Number FND612
Name AMP International Shares Fund
Risk profile Aggressive fund
Description This is a single sector fund with exposure to equity securities of companies listed on global stock exchanges including emerging markets. The fund aims to achieve long term capital growth through exposure to equities of companies listed on stock exchanges around the world.
Value $4.0M NZD
Members 385
Market index description MSCI World ex Tobacco Net Index (60% hedged to NZD)
Disclosure Statement Period Sun March 31st 2019
Fund started Thu July 28th 2016
Three-year average return *6.75%
Market index past year return 8.30%
Past year return net charges and tax 4.86
Past year return net of charges gross of tax 5.38
Market index return since fund started 11.99%
Return since fund started net 9.09%
Total annual fund fees 1.54
Total performance based fees 0.0
Manager's basic fee 1.02
Administration charges 0.52
Total other charges 23.4
Total other charges currency NZD

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to 31 March 2019.

The past annual returns for this fund. Please note that higher past returns do not always mean higher future returns.

Year Market Index Fund Annual Return
2019 10.11% 4.86%
2018 6.68% 8.64%

The market index is the average NZ KiwiSaver return for funds of the same risk category, sourced from the Commission for Financial Capability's Sorted website. The fund information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to 31 March 2019.

Showing the top 10 investments for this fund:

  • Orbis Global Equity Le Fund
    Australia International Equities N/A
    9.79%
  • Microsoft Corp
    United States International Equities N/A
    1.87%
  • Apple Inc
    United States International Equities N/A
    1.78%
  • Amazon.Com Inc
    United States International Equities
    1.58%
  • Henderson Global Equity Multi Strategy Fund
    United States International Equities N/A
    1.33%
  • Johnson & Johnson
    United States International Equities N/A
    0.87%
  • Facebook Inc
    United States International Equities N/A
    0.85%
  • Alphabet Inc (Class C)
    United States International Equities
    0.74%
  • Alphabet Inc (Class A)
    United States International Equities N/A
    0.74%
  • Jpmorgan Chase & Co
    United States International Equities N/A
    0.72%

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to 31 March 2019.

How the money in this fund is invested.

Type Target Actual
Cash and Cash Equivalents 0.0% 2.61%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
International Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
Australasian Equities 0.0% 2.26%
International Equities 100.0% 95.13%
Listed Properties 0.0% 0.0%
Unlisted Properties 0.0% 0.0%
Unknown None% 0.0%
Other 0.0% 0.0%
Commodities 0.0% 0.0%

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to 31 March 2019.

Key Personnel

  • Blair Robert Vernon

    Currently: Investment Committee Member (7 years, 9 months)
    Previously: Managing Director, AMP Financial Services (2 years, 3 months)

  • Simon John Hoole

    Currently: Investment Committee Member (2 years, 2 months)
    Previously: Chief Financial Officer, AMP Financial Services (5 years, 3 months)

  • Therese Mary Singleton

    Currently: Investment Committee Member (4 years, 2 months)
    Previously: General Manager, Advice & Sales, AMP Financial Services (2 years, 3 months)

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to 31 March 2019.

The known proportion of this fund invested in the areas of concern that we track. The Fund may have investments that are not consistent with their exclusions policy because of timing issues or because there are companies of concern in indirect investments.

  • Adult Entertainment/Pornography:
    0.00%
  • Alcohol:
    0.79%
  • Animal Testing:
    8.00%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    6.61%
  • Gambling:
    0.28%
  • GMOs:
    0.86%
  • Human Rights & Environmental Violations:
    3.40%
  • Palm Oil:
    0.01%
  • Tobacco:
    0.56%
  • Weapons:
    1.56%

This data has been compiled by Mindful Money from the portfolios that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with the Disclose register to 31 March 2019 and Mindful Money analysis of funds within those portfolio. The list of companies of concern has been drawn from ratings agencies and public sources, including the Norwegian Sovereign Fund, NZ Super Fund and research organisations.

Does this fund have a policy to exclude any industries from its investments?

  • Adult Entertainment/Pornography:
  • Alcohol:
  • Animal Testing:
  • Fossil Fuels:
  • Gambling:
  • GMOs:
  • Human Rights & Environmental Violations:
  • Palm Oil:
  • Tobacco:
  • Weapons:

This data is compiled from Mindful Money analysis of Fund websites. Note that the Fund’s intended exclusions may not be consistent with the analysis of the portfolio because of timing issues or because there are companies of concern in indirect investments by the Fund.

Many KiwiSaver funds exclude controversial weapons. However, the category of Weapons used in this analysis is broader in scope, covering all munitions, firearms and military weapons.

Download the fund's disclosure statement and portfolio holdings.

This information has been sourced from the six monthly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to 31 March 2019.

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