SuperLife Australian Mid Cap Fund

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Type: Aggressive fund
Past Returns: -4.03%

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

Annual Fees: 0.49%

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

Beach Energy Ltd 1.09%
Washington H Soul Pattinson & Co Ltd 1.17%
Whitehaven Coal Ltd 0.99%

Gambling

Crown Resorts Ltd 1.60%
Star Entertainment Grp Ltd 1.04%
Tabcorp Holdings Ltd 2.99%

This data is compiled by Mindful Money from the fund information and portfolios that each 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 -7.57% -21.0%
2019 10.01% 0.77%
2018 7.40% 8.15%

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 Tue June 30th 2020.

Showing the top 10 investments for this fund:

  • A2 Milk Co Ltd
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    7.1%
  • Resmed Inc
    United States Australasian Equities
    5.74%
  • Northern Star Resources Ltd
    Australia Australasian Equities
    4.49%
  • Xero Ltd
    New Zealand Australasian Equities
    4.26%
  • Magellan Financial Group Ltd
    Australia Australasian Equities
    3.77%
  • Evolution Mining Ltd
    Australia Australasian Equities
    3.77%
  • Seek Ltd
    Australia Australasian Equities
    3.06%
  • Tabcorp Holdings Ltd
    Australia Australasian Equities
    2.99%
  • Atlas Arteria Ltd
    Australia Australasian Equities
    2.76%
  • Bluescope Steel Ltd
    Australia Australasian Equities
    2.66%

This information has been sourced from the quarterly data that each 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 1.0% 0.46%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
International Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
Australasian Equities 99.0% 99.54%
International Equities 0.0% 0.0%
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 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:
    0.00%
  • Animal Testing:
    0.00%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    3.25%
  • Gambling:
    5.63%
  • 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 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 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 Australian Mid Cap Fund invests in the Smartshares Exchange Traded Funds' Smartshares Australian Mid Cap ETF."

Value $20M NZD
Period of data report Tue June 30th 2020
Members 176
Fund started Fri Oct. 28th 2016
Total annual fund fees 0.49%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 0.46%
Administration charges 0.03%
Total other charges 12.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Guy Roulston Elliffe

Currently: Director (4 years, 4 months)
Previously: Corporate Governance Manager - ACC (current position) (4 years, 11 months)

Stuart Kenneth Reginald Millar

Currently: Chief Investment Officer - Smartshares (0 years, 10 months)
Previously: Head of Portfolio Management - ANZ Investments (6 years, 4 months)

Hugh Duncan Stevens

Currently: Chief Executive Officer - Smartshares (2 years, 1 months)
Previously: Chief Operating Officer - Implemented Investment Solutions Ltd (2 years, 6 months)

Alister John Williams

Currently: Director (4 years, 4 months)
Previously: Investment Manager - Trust Management (5 years, 2 months)

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

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