Milford Aggressive Fund

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Fund type: Aggressive fund

Past Returns: No 3 year data yet

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

Annual Fees: 1.15%

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.

This fund has no investments in issues of concern


This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each fund has filed with the Disclose register to Thu Sept. 30th 2021 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.

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

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 Thu Sept. 30th 2021.

Showing the top 10 investments for this fund:

  • NZD Cash Current Account (Nab Bank)
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents AA-
    5.46%
  • Microsoft Corporation
    United States International Equities
    2.76%
  • Alphabet Inc - Class C
    United States International Equities
    2.66%
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc
    United States International Equities
    2.13%
  • Mastercard Inc - Class A
    United States International Equities
    2.11%
  • Paypal Holdings Inc
    United States International Equities
    1.83%
  • Hdfc Bank Ltd
    India International Equities
    1.75%
  • The Charles Schwab Corporation
    United States International Equities
    1.72%
  • Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd
    Taiwan, Province of China International Equities
    1.71%
  • Analog Devices Inc
    United States International Equities
    1.69%

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each fund has filed with Disclose register Thu Sept. 30th 2021.

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

Target

Actual


Type Target Actual
Cash and Cash Equivalents 5.0% 7.08%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
International Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.04%
Australasian Equities 25.0% 26.09%
International Equities 70.0% 64.5%
Listed Properties 0.0% 2.29%
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 Thu Sept. 30th 2021.

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).

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:
    0.00%
  • Animal Testing:
    0.00%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    0.00%
  • Gambling:
    0.00%
  • 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 Thu Sept. 30th 2021 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 exclusions policy may not be consistent with its portfolio holdings because the fund might be still implementing its policy change or their policy may be less stringent than the definitions applied by Mindful Money.

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 Fund’s objective is to maximise capital growth after the base fund fee but before tax and before the performance fee over the minimum recommended investment timeframe of ten years. It primarily invests in international equities with a moderate allocation to Australasian equities."

Value $720M NZD
Period of data report Thu Sept. 30th 2021
Fund started Mon June 21st 2021
Total annual fund fees 1.15%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 1.14%
Other management and administration charges 0.01%
Total other charges 0.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Stephen Johnston

Currently: Portfolio Manager (8 years, 0 months)
Previously: Senior Portfolio Manager at Adelante Asset Management United Kingdom (4 years, 0 months)

Jonathan Windust

Currently: Portfolio Manager (13 years, 6 months)
Previously: Investment Director at Gartmore Investment Management United Kingdom (7 years, 0 months)

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each fund has filed with Disclose register to Thu Sept. 30th 2021.

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