ANZ Balanced Growth Fund

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Type: Growth fund
Past Returns: 3.28%

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

Annual Fees: 1.01%

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

BHP Billiton Ltd 0.29%
BP PLC 0.03%
China Petroleum 0.02%
Cms Energy Corp 0.04%
Dominion Energy Inc 0.05%
Enbridge Inc 0.11%
Equinor Asa 0.01%
Hollyfrontier Corp 0.02%
Kinder Morgan Inc 0.12%
Koninklijke Vopak Nv 0.15%
Lukoil PJSC-Spon Adr 0.02%
Marubeni Corp 0.02%
Oil Search Limited 0.13%
OMV AG 0.02%
Origin Energy Ltd 0.12%
Phillips 66 0.03%
PJSC Tatneft Adr 0.02%
Repsol SA 0.02%
Royal Dutch Shell 0.04%
Total SA 0.02%
Valero Energy Corp 0.03%
Viva Energy Group 0.09%
Williams Cos Inc 0.09%

Weapons

Bae Systems PLC 0.05%
Leonardo Spa 0.02%
Oshkosh Corp 0.03%
Raytheon Co 0.02%
Rheinmetall AG 0.01%
Rolls Royce Holdings 0.10%
Safran SA 0.14%
Textron Inc 0.02%
United Technologies 0.16%

Gambling

Aristocrat Leisure 0.19%
Sands China Limited 0.03%
Sky City Entertainment Group 0.10%
Tabcorp Holdings Ltd 0.05%
Wynn Resorts Ltd 0.02%

Alcohol

Ambev SA 0.04%
Anheuser-Busch 0.11%
Carlsberg As - B Shs 0.10%
Diageo PLC 0.40%
Heineken Nv 0.30%
LVMH Moet Hennessy 0.53%
Metcash Ltd 0.09%
Pernod-Ricard SA 0.29%
Treasury Wine Est 0.05%

GMOs

Bayer AG 0.31%
Nufarm Limited 0.13%

Human Rights & Environmental Violations

Archer Daniels 0.02%
BHP Billiton Ltd 0.29%
Duke Energy Corp 0.12%
Essity Aktiebolag-B 0.47%
Johnson & Johnson 0.29%
Nestle SA 0.81%
Rio Tinto Limited 0.20%
Royal Dutch Shell 0.04%
Sempra Energy 0.10%

Animal Testing

Air Liquide 0.290%
Akzo Nobel N.V 0.200%
Archer Daniels 0.020%
Bayer AG 0.310%
Burberry Group PLC 0.070%
Coca Cola Co 0.150%
Colgate Palmolive 0.230%
Danone 0.290%
Essity Aktiebolag-B 0.470%
Glaxosmithkline PLC 0.040%
Johnson & Johnson 0.290%
Koninklijke Dsm Nv 0.300%
LVMH Moet Hennessy 0.530%
Mitsubishi Gas Chem 0.020%
Nestle SA 0.810%
Pepsico Inc 0.130%
PPG Industries Inc 0.190%
Reckitt Benckiser 0.420%
Royal Dutch Shell 0.040%
Sainsbury (J) PLC 0.020%
Solvay SA 0.020%
Unilever Nv Ord 0.230%
Walgreens Boots Alli 0.040%

This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with the Disclose register to Tue March 31st 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 and research organisations.

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 -3.47% -3.26%
2019 6.87% 6.72%
2018 7.63% 6.39%
2017 8.87% 6.55%
2016 3.62% 3.89%
2015 13.73% 14.81%
2014 8.43% 9.05%
2013 12.00% 13.57%
2012 -1.50% 2.33%
2011 6.13% 6.18%

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 Tue June 30th 2020.

Showing the top 10 investments for this fund:

  • Cash Deposit (J.P. Morgan USD)
    United States Cash and Equivalents A-1
    1.61%
  • Fisher and Paykel Healthcare
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    1.44%
  • A2 Corp Limited
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    1.14%
  • Visa Inc
    United States International Equities
    1.05%
  • ASB Registered Certificate Of Deposit 28/08/2020
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A-1+
    0.86%
  • ASB Registered Certificate Of Deposit 25/09/2020
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A-1+
    0.85%
  • NZ Govt Stock 15/04/2037 2.75%
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    0.78%
  • BNZ Registered Certificate Of Deposit 12/08/2020
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A-1+
    0.74%
  • Nestle SA
    Switzerland International Equities
    0.7%
  • Comcast Corp - Cls A
    United States International Equities
    0.66%

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

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

Target

Actual


Type Target Actual
Cash and Cash Equivalents 6.0% 6.82%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 9.0% 8.11%
International Fixed Interest 20.0% 16.28%
Australasian Equities 14.0% 15.16%
International Equities 41.0% 43.57%
Listed Properties 7.5% 7.67%
Unlisted Properties 0.0% 0.0%
Other 2.5% 2.39%
Commodities 0.0% 0.0%

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with Disclose register to Tue June 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:
    1.93%
  • Animal Testing:
    5.12%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    1.52%
  • Gambling:
    0.39%
  • GMOs:
    0.44%
  • Human Rights & Environmental Violations:
    2.35%
  • Palm Oil:
    0.00%
  • Tobacco:
    0.00%
  • Weapons:
    0.55%

This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each KiwiSaver fund has filed with the Disclose register to Tue March 31st 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 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 Balanced Growth Fund invests mainly in growth assets (equities, listed property and listed infrastructure), with some exposure to income assets (cash and cash equivalents and fixed interest). The fund may also invest in alternative assets.The Balanced Growth Fund aims to achieve (after the fund charge and before tax) over the long-term a moderate to higher yearly return allowing for moderate to large movements of value up and down including occasional negative yearly returns."

Value $2.2B NZD
Period of data report Tue June 30th 2020
Members 91,274
Fund started Mon Oct. 1st 2007
Total annual fund fees 1.01%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 0.95%
Administration charges 0.06%
Total other charges 18.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Paul Huxford

Currently: Chief Investment Officer, New Zealand (2 years, 0 months)
Previously: Acting Chief Investment Officer, ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited (0 years, 3 months)

Alan Clarke

Currently: Co-Head of Diversified Portfolio Management (1 years, 4 months)
Previously: Senior Mandate Research Manager, ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited (3 years, 7 months)

Maaike Van Tol

Currently: Co-Head of Diversified Portfolio Management (1 years, 4 months)
Previously: Senior Asset Allocation Manager, ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited (1 years, 8 months)

Mathew Young

Currently: Head of Investment Implementation and FX Strategy (1 years, 4 months)
Previously: Head of Investment Implementation, ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited (2 years, 2 months)

Iain Cox

Currently: Australasian Head of Fixed Interest and Cash (6 years, 4 months)
Previously: Senior Fixed Interest Analyst, ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited (2 years, 10 months)

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

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