Booster Income 28 Fund

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Fund type: Conservative fund

Past Returns: 2.76%

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

Annual Fees: 1.04%

Annual fees, including management and administration fees, but not membership 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

Contact Energy Limited 3.36%
Contact Energy Bond 5.82% 11/04/2028 2.78%
Genesis Energy Limited 1.03%

Gambling

Sky City Entertainment Group Limited 1.40%

This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each fund has filed with the Disclose register to Fri Sept. 30th 2022 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.

Please note that companies may breach more than one of these areas of concern.

The listing of companies of concern is based on definitions used in Mindful Money's methodology. These definitions may be different from the exclusions policy and definitions applied by the fund provider.

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
2022 -0.26% -0.59%
2021 8.99% 13.2%
2020 0.27% -4.34%
2019 4.19% 7.38%
2018 3.39% 2.82%
2017 3.28% 3.45%

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 fund has filed with Disclose register to Fri Sept. 30th 2022.

Showing the top 10 investments for this fund:

  • Secured Loan To Booster KiwiSaver Scheme Geared Growth Fund
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest
    9.66%
  • Kimihia Senior Loan Facility 06/05/2027
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest
    4.71%
  • Spark New Zealand Limited
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    3.69%
  • Contact Energy Limited
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    3.36%
  • Westpac Treasury - Td 22 Nov 2022 @ 2.645%
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents AA-
    3.24%
  • Powerco 4.67% 15/11/2024
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest BBB
    2.94%
  • Contact Energy Bond 5.82% 11/04/2028
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest BBB
    2.78%
  • Meridian Energy Limited
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    2.71%
  • Fonterra 5.08% 19/06/2025
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest A-
    2.7%
  • Napier Port Holdings Limited 5.52% 23/03/2028
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest
    2.65%

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each fund has filed with Disclose register Fri Sept. 30th 2022.

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

Target

Actual


Type Target Actual
Cash and Cash Equivalents 1.0% 5.26%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 53.0% 67.67%
International Fixed Interest 18.0% 0.0%
Australasian Equities 28.0% 23.1%
International Equities 0.0% 0.0%
Listed Properties 0.0% 3.97%
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 fund has filed with Disclose register to Fri Sept. 30th 2022.

Does this fund exclude companies that cause deep concern to New Zealanders? The first column shows if the fund has a credible policy to exclude the issue. The second column shows if there are any current investments (source: Mindful Money research).

Note that the fund’s exclusions policy may not be consistent with its portfolio holdings because the fund might be still implementing its policy change or the fund’s exclusion policy and thresholds may be different from the definitions applied by Mindful Money.

  • Issue of concern
    Does this fund say it excludes this?
    Actual holdings
  • Adult Entertainment/Pornography:
    0.00%
  • Alcohol:
    0.00%
  • Animal Testing:
    0.00%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    7.17%
  • Gambling:
    1.40%
  • GMOs:
    0.00%
  • Human Rights & Environmental Violations:
    0.00%
  • Palm Oil:
    0.00%
  • Tobacco:
    0.00%
  • Weapons:
    0.00%

This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each fund has filed with the Disclose register to Fri Sept. 30th 2022 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 many funds exclude controversial weapons. However, the category of Weapons used in this analysis is broader in scope, covering all munitions, firearms and military weapons. Similarly Mindful Money uses a broader scope for fossil fuels than the government’s rules for default KiwiSaver funds. The full definitions used in the Mindful Money analysis are here.

In their own words

"The Income 28 Fund invests mainly in income assets, but includes some high dividend-paying growth assets. It is suited to investors looking for a low to medium level of risk and are willing to accept a moderate level of returns."

Value $18M NZD
Period of data report Fri Sept. 30th 2022
Fund started Sun May 31st 2015
Total annual fund fees 1.04%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 1.0%
Other management and administration charges 0.04%
Total other charges 0.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Nic Craven

Currently: Chief Investment Officer, Booster Financial Services Limited (1 years, 2 months)
Previously: Senior Manager - Research, Booster Financial Services Limited (3 years, 2 months)

Brendon Doyle

Currently: Chair of the Investment Committee, Booster Investment Management Limited (0 years, 5 months)
Previously: Director of Direct Investments, Booster Financial Services Limited (current position) (1 years, 1 months)

Allan Yeo

Currently: Managing Director, Booster Financial Services Limited (24 years, 4 months)
Previously: Associate Director, Barclays Bank plc (2 years, 0 months)

Aaron Usher

Currently: Portfolio Strategy Manager, Booster Financial Services Limited (1 years, 2 months)
Previously: Portfolio Manager - Australasian Equities, Booster Financial Services Limited (3 years, 9 months)

Josh Meier

Currently: Senior Analyst – Fixed Interest & Alternative Credit, Booster Financial Services Limited (0 years, 7 months)
Previously: Fixed Interest and Currency Analyst, Booster Financial Services Limited (3 years, 2 months)

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each fund has filed with Disclose register to Fri Sept. 30th 2022.

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