Lifestages High Growth Fund

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Type: Aggressive fund
Past Returns: 1.68%

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

Annual Fees: 1.14%

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 0.03%
Alliant Energy Corp. 0.03%
Ameren Corp. 0.05%
American Electric Power Co. Inc. 0.13%
Anglo American PLC 0.02%
Apa Group 0.05%
Beach Energy Ltd 0.03%
BHP Group Ltd 0.65%
BHP Group PLC 0.02%
BP PLC 0.05%
Caltex Australia Ltd 0.04%
Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. 0.01%
Cheniere Energy Inc. 0.03%
Chevron Corp. 0.11%
Clp Holdings Ltd. 0.04%
Cms Energy Corp. 0.04%
Conocophillips 0.03%
Dominion Energy Inc. 0.21%
Dte Energy Co. 0.01%
Emera Inc. 0.02%
Enagas SA 0.02%
Enbridge Inc. 0.19%
Eni Spa 0.01%
Eog Resources Inc. 0.02%
Evergy Inc. 0.03%
Exxon Mobil Corp. 0.12%
Firstenergy Corp. 0.06%
Glencore PLC 0.01%
Idacorp Inc. 0.01%
Kinder Morgan Inc. 0.09%
Korea Electric Power Corp. 0.01%
Marathon Petroleum Corp. 0.01%
Neste Oyj 0.01%
New Hope Corp Ltd 0.01%
Nextera Energy Inc. 0.37%
Oil Search Ltd 0.02%
Oneok Inc. 0.04%
Origin Energy Ltd 0.03%
Pembina Pipeline Corp. 0.03%
Phillips 66 0.02%
Reliance Industries Gdr Representi 144A 0.07%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class A 0.04%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class B 0.04%
Rwe AG 0.01%
Santos Ltd 0.05%
Snam Spa 0.03%
South32 Ltd 0.03%
Suncor Energy Inc. 0.02%
Targa Resources Corp. 0.01%
Total SA 0.06%
Wec Energy Group Inc. 0.09%
Whitehaven Coal Ltd 0.02%
Williams Cos. Inc. 0.07%
Woodside Petroleum Ltd 0.07%
Xcel Energy Inc. 0.10%

Weapons

L3Harris Technologies Inc. 0.03%
Safran SA 0.02%
Transdigm Group Inc. 0.01%

Gambling

Aristocrat Leisure Ltd 0.03%
Crown Resorts Ltd 0.03%
Sky City Entertainment Group 0.23%
Star Entertainment Grp Ltd/T 0.02%
Tabcorp Holdings Ltd 0.02%

Alcohol

Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA/Nv 0.02%
Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. 0.01%
Brown-Forman Corp. Class B 0.01%
Carlsberg A/S Class B 0.01%
Constellation Brands Inc. Class A 0.02%
Diageo PLC 0.05%
Heineken Nv 0.02%
Kirin Holdings Co. Ltd. 0.01%
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Se 0.08%
Metcash Ltd 0.03%
Pernod Ricard SA 0.02%
Treasury Wine Estates Ltd 0.02%

GMOs

Basf Se 0.03%
Bayer AG 0.04%
Dupont De Nemours Inc. 0.02%
Novartis AG 0.12%
Nutrien Ltd. 0.01%

Human Rights & Environmental Violations

Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. 0.01%
Barrick Gold Corp. 0.03%
BHP Group Ltd 0.65%
BHP Group PLC 0.02%
Duke Energy Corp. 0.18%
Glencore PLC 0.01%
Johnson & Johnson 0.48%
Nestle SA 0.39%
Nutrien Ltd. 0.01%
Rio Tinto Ltd 0.14%
Rio Tinto PLC 0.04%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class A 0.04%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class B 0.04%
Sempra Energy 0.10%
Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holdings Inc. 0.01%

Animal Testing

Air Liquide SA 0.030%
Air Products and Chemicals Inc. 0.030%
Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. 0.010%
Basf Se 0.030%
Bayer AG 0.040%
Church & Dwight Co. Inc. 0.010%
Clorox Co. 0.010%
Coca-Cola Co. 0.120%
Colgate-Palmolive Co. 0.040%
Danone SA 0.030%
Ecolab Inc. 0.030%
Estee Lauder Cos. Inc. Class A 0.030%
General Mills Inc. 0.020%
Givaudan SA 0.020%
Glaxosmithkline PLC 0.070%
Johnson & Johnson 0.480%
Kimberly-Clark Corp. 0.030%
Koninklijke Dsm Nv 0.010%
Kraft Heinz Co. 0.010%
L'Oreal SA 0.050%
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Se 0.070%
Nestle SA 0.390%
Pepsico Inc. 0.120%
PPG Industries Inc. 0.010%
Procter & Gamble Co. 0.180%
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 0.040%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class A 0.040%
Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class B 0.040%
Shiseido Co. Ltd. 0.010%
Tesco PLC 0.020%
Unilever Nv 0.050%
Unilever PLC 0.040%
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. 0.020%

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 -7.41% -8.29%
2019 10.11% 7.79%
2018 6.68% 5.55%
2017 11.18% 11.7%

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:

  • Vanguard Ethically Conscious International Shares Index Fund-NZD Hedged
    Australia International Equities
    25.29%
  • Ishares Wholesale Screened International Equity Index Fund (Class E2)
    Australia International Equities
    25.11%
  • Harbour NZ Equity Advanced Beta Fund
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    14.46%
  • Ishares Emerging Markets Imi Equity Index Fund
    Australia International Equities
    8.2%
  • Ishares Wholesale Australian Equity Index Fund
    Australia Australasian Equities
    6.47%
  • Dimensional Australian Sustainability Trust
    Australia Australasian Equities
    6.36%
  • Vanguard Global Infrastructure Index Fund
    Australia Other
    4.16%
  • Cash Deposit (ANZ Bank)
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents
    4.07%
  • Vanguard International Property Securities Index Fund
    Australia Listed Property
    3.38%
  • AMP Australasian Property Index Fund
    New Zealand Listed Property
    2.61%

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 2.0% 3.96%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
International Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
Australasian Equities 28.0% 27.29%
International Equities 58.0% 58.6%
Listed Properties 7.0% 5.99%
Unlisted Properties 0.0% 0.0%
Other 5.0% 4.16%
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:
    0.32%
  • Animal Testing:
    2.32%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    3.81%
  • Gambling:
    0.38%
  • GMOs:
    0.24%
  • Human Rights & Environmental Violations:
    2.19%
  • Palm Oil:
    0.00%
  • Tobacco:
    0.00%
  • Weapons:
    0.11%

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 fund aims to provide investors with capital growth over the long-term, by investing primarily in a broad spread of New Zealand and international growth assets, with a small amount held in cash."

Value $160M NZD
Period of data report Tue June 30th 2020
Members 11,797
Fund started Wed Oct. 14th 2015
Total annual fund fees 1.14%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 0.8%
Administration charges 0.34%
Total other charges 24.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Graham Duston

Currently: Investment Committee member (18 years, 9 months)
Previously: Chief Executive Officer, Funds Administration New Zealand Ltd (current) (18 years, 9 months)

Damon O'Brien

Currently: Independent Investment Committee member (5 years, 2 months)
Previously: Chief Investment Officer, Consilium Limited (8 years, 3 months)

Martin Pike

Currently: Investment Strategist (4 years, 9 months)
Previously: National Manager, Investment Product & Services, AMP Financial Services (2 years, 4 months)

Mike Skilling

Currently: Non-executive Director / Investment Committee chairperson (4 years, 1 months)
Previously: GM Business Financial Services & Private Banking, BNZ (8 years, 0 months)

Derek Young

Currently: Investment Committee member (16 years, 0 months)
Previously: Executive Director, Funds Administration New Zealand Ltd (current) (16 years, 0 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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