Nikko AM NZ Bond Fund

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Type: Defensive fund
Past Returns: 3.68%

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

Annual Fees: 0.74%

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.


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 1.67% 2.75%
2019 2.69% 4.8%
2018 2.37% 3.5%
2017 1.63% 1.18%
2016 2.91% 4.28%
2015 5.21% 6.29%
2014 1.36% 0.61%
2013 4.22% 5.57%
2012 3.86% 6.38%

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:

  • New Zealand Lgfa 140433 3.50
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    11.03%
  • New Zealand Government 200925 2.0 Indexed Bond
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    9.58%
  • Bank Of New Zealand 030223 4.261
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AAA
    6.69%
  • New Zealand Government 150427 4.50
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    4.44%
  • New Zealand Government 200940 2.50 Indexed Bond
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    3.41%
  • Kiwibank Ltd 200924 2.155
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest A
    3.19%
  • Fonterra Co Operative Group Ltd 190625 5.08
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest A-
    2.68%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd 200225 2.083
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA-
    2.46%
  • Landeskreditbank Baden Wuerttemberg 150427 4.00
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AAA
    2.46%
  • New Zealand Government 150524 0.50 Gb
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest AA+
    2.43%

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 0.0% 4.94%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 100.0% 95.06%
International Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
Australasian Equities 0.0% 0.0%
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:
    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 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 fund aims to provide investors with regular income by constructing an actively managed investment portfolio of New Zealand bonds deposits and cash while protecting the capital value."

Value $98M NZD
Period of data report Tue June 30th 2020
Members Not provided
Fund started Thu Jan. 13th 2011
Total annual fund fees 0.74%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 0.61%
Administration charges 0.13%
Total other charges 0.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Fergus Mcdonald

Currently: Head of Bonds and Currency - Nikko Asset Management (19 years, 9 months)
Previously: NZ Fixed Interest Portfolio Manager - Nikko Asset Management New Zealand Limited (10 years, 5 months)

George Carter

Currently: Managing Director - Nikko Asset Management (4 years, 5 months)
Previously: Director Head of Distribution - AMP Capital Investors NZ Limited (6 years, 4 months)

Ian Bellew

Currently: Fixed Income Manager (8 years, 6 months)
Previously: Cash Portfolio Manager - Nikko Asset Management New Zealand Limited (4 years, 10 months)

Matthew Johnson

Currently: Fixed Income Manager (1 years, 9 months)
Previously: Senior Strategy Analyst - The Comfort Group (2 years, 6 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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