AMP Default Fund

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Not Mindful
Type: Conservative fund
Past Returns: 2.54%

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

Annual Fees: 0.39%

Annual fees, including any membership and % management fee.

The graph below shows the percentage of the fund invested in each of the worst issues of concern to New Zealanders. Below the graph are listed all the companies this fund invests in, by issue of concern.


Fossil Fuel

Agl Energy Ltd 0.02%
Anglo American PLC 0.01%
Apt Pipelines Ltd - 22/03/2030 0.01%
BHP Group Ltd 0.16%
BP Capital Markets PLC - 03/07/2026 0.01%
BP PLC 0.01%
Canadian National Railway Co 0.01%
Chevron Corp 0.02%
Coca-Cola Co/The 0.03%
Diamondback Energy Inc - 01/12/2026 0.01%
Dominion Energy Inc 0.01%
E.On Se 0.01%
Enbridge Inc 0.02%
Enel Spa 0.01%
Exxon Mobil Corp 0.02%
Genesis Energy Ltd 0.04%
Genesis Energy Ltd - 18/03/2022 0.02%
Iberdrola SA 0.01%
Ie2 Holdco Sau - 01/06/2026 0.01%
Itochu Corp 0.01%
Midamerican Energy Co - 15/04/2029 0.03%
Mitsubishi Corp 0.01%
Neste Oyj 0.01%
Nextera Energy Inc 0.03%
Oil Search Ltd 0.02%
Origin Energy Ltd 0.02%
Rio Tinto Ltd 0.08%
Rio Tinto PLC 0.02%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC-B Shs 0.01%
Rwe AG 0.01%
Santos Finance Ltd - 14/09/2027 0.01%
Santos Ltd 0.02%
South32 Ltd 0.06%
Total Se 0.01%
Upm-Kymmene Oyj 0.01%
Wintershall Dea Finance Bv - 25/09/2028 0.01%
Woodside Petroleum Ltd 0.01%

Weapons

Howmet Aerospace (Was Arconic) 0.03%
Transdigm Group Inc 0.01%

Tobacco

British American Tobacco 0.10%

Gambling

Aristocrat Leisure Ltd 0.02%
Skycity Entertainment Group Lt-Nzx 0.09%

Alcohol

Delegat Group Ltd 0.02%
Diageo PLC 0.01%
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitt 0.02%

GMOs

Human Rights & Environmental Violations

Barrick Gold Corp-Tse 0.01%
BHP Group Ltd 0.16%
Chevron Corp 0.02%
Johnson & Johnson 0.09%
Nestle SA 0.08%
Nutrien Ltd 0.01%
Rio Tinto Ltd 0.08%
Rio Tinto PLC 0.02%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC-B Shs 0.01%

Animal Testing

Air Products and Chemicals Inc 0.020%
Bayer AG 0.020%
British American Tobacco 0.100%
Chevron Corp 0.020%
Coca-Cola Co/The 0.030%
Colgate-Palmolive Co 0.010%
Estee Lauder Cos Inc/The 0.010%
General Mills Inc 0.010%
Glaxosmithkline PLC 0.020%
Hp Inc 0.030%
Johnson & Johnson 0.090%
Kimberly-Clark Corp 0.020%
Kraft Heinz Co/The 0.020%
Linde PLC-Ny 0.020%
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitt 0.020%
Mondelez International Inc 0.020%
Mondelez International Inc - 13/04/2030 0.010%
Nestle SA 0.080%
Nutrien Ltd 0.010%
Pepsico Inc 0.040%
Procter & Gamble Co/The 0.100%
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 0.020%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC-B Shs 0.010%
Sherwin-Williams Co/The 0.010%
Unilever Nv 0.020%
Unilever PLC 0.010%

This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with the Disclose register to Wed Sept. 30th 2020 and Mindful Money analysis of funds within those portfolios. The list of companies of concern has been drawn from ratings agencies and public sources, including the Norwegian Sovereign Fund, NZ Super Fund, Sustainalytics and research organisations.

Mindful Money uses the term Mindful Funds as our standard for ethical investment and responsible investment. This does not imply that other funds are unethical or that the fund providers that do not meet these standards are unethical providers.

Past annual returns for this fund are after fees and taxes. Please note that higher past returns do not always mean higher future returns.

Year Market Average Fund Annual Return
2020 1.07% 0.6%
2019 4.40% 3.87%
2018 3.80% 3.15%
2017 4.16% 4.21%
2016 3.52% 2.35%
2015 8.10% 6.73%
2014 3.88% 3.93%
2013 6.92% 4.61%
2012 3.16% 1.9%
2011 5.06% 3.44%

The market average is the average 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 Wed Sept. 30th 2020.

Showing the top 10 investments for this fund:

  • Call Account (Rabobank Advance Account NZD)
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    3.54%
  • New Zealand Government Bond Maturing 20 Apr 29
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    1.56%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 26 Nov 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    1.55%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 24 Dec 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    1.55%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 27 Jan 21
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    1.5%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Note Maturing 26 Feb 21
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    1.46%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 13 Nov 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    1.45%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 14 Dec 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    1.45%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 14 Jan 21
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    1.45%
  • New Zealand Government Bond Maturing 15 Apr 37
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    1.42%

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register Wed Sept. 30th 2020.

How the money in this fund is invested against the fund's targets.

Target

Actual


Type Target Actual
Cash and Cash Equivalents 45.0% 45.87%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 17.5% 18.0%
International Fixed Interest 17.5% 15.83%
Australasian Equities 7.0% 7.22%
International Equities 13.0% 13.08%
Listed Properties 0.0% 0.0%
Unlisted Properties 0.0% 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 Wed Sept. 30th 2020.

Does this fund have a policy to exclude any industries from its investments? The first column shows if the fund has a policy to exclude the issue. The second column shows if there are any current investments (source: Mindful Money research).

The Fund may have investments that are not consistent with their exclusions policy because they are still in the process of implementing their policy.

  • Issue of concern
    Does this fund say it excludes this?
    Actual holdings
  • Adult Entertainment/Pornography:
    0.00%
  • Alcohol:
    0.12%
  • Animal Testing:
    1.24%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    1.46%
  • Gambling:
    0.16%
  • GMOs:
    0.01%
  • Human Rights & Environmental Violations:
    0.58%
  • Palm Oil:
    0.00%
  • Tobacco:
    0.11%
  • Weapons:
    0.08%

This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with the Disclose register to Wed Sept. 30th 2020 and Mindful Money analysis of funds within those portfolios. The list of companies of concern has been drawn from ratings agencies and public sources, including the Norwegian Sovereign Fund, NZ Super Fund, Sustainalytics and research organisations.

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.

Note that 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.

In their own words

"The fund has a diversified portfolio that primarily invests in lower-risk income assets with a conservative allocation to growth assets. The fund is limited to a growth asset allocation of between 15% and 25%. The fund aims to preserve the value of your investments and achieve modest returns in exchange there may be small movements up and down in the value of your investments."

Value $1.4B NZD
Period of data report Wed Sept. 30th 2020
Members 92,692
Fund started Mon Oct. 1st 2007
Total annual fund fees 0.39%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 0.35%
Administration charges 0.04%
Total other charges 23.4
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Timothy Pritchard

Currently: Investment Committee Member (1 years, 6 months)
Previously: General Counsel AMP Wealth Management New Zealand (2 years, 4 months)

Jeffery Darren Ruscoe

Currently: Investment Committee Member (1 years, 6 months)
Previously: Acting Chief Executive AMP Wealth Management New Zealand (0 years, 2 months)

Blair Robert Vernon

Currently: Investment Committee Member (9 years, 3 months)
Previously: Acting Chief Executive AMP Australia (0 years, 2 months)

Mark David Ennis

Currently: Investment Committee Member (0 years, 2 months)
Previously: Managing Director AdviceFirst Limited (0 years, 7 months)

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to Wed Sept. 30th 2020.

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