PIE Chairman'S Fund

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Fund type: Growth fund

Past Returns: 16.72%

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

Annual Fees: 1.76%

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

Nextera Energy Partners Lp 1.11%
Woodside Energy Group Ltd 0.12%

Weapons

Wal Mart De Mexico Sab De Cv 0.49%

Alcohol

Fuller Smith & Turner PLC 0.19%
Radico Khaitan Ltd Rdck In 0.01%

Human Rights & Environmental Violations

Nutrien Ltd 0.25%
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc 0.14%
Pi Industries Ltd Pi In 0.02%

Animal Testing

Nutrien Ltd 0.25%
Proya Cosmetics Co Ltd-A 603605 C1 0.04%
Srf Ltd Srf In 0.03%
Fine Organic Industries Ltd Fineorg In 0.02%
Gujarat Fluorochemicals Ltd Fluoroch In 0.02%
Pi Industries Ltd Pi In 0.02%
Vinati Organics Ltd Vo In 0.02%
Navin Fluorine International Nfil In 0.01%
Sumitomo Chemical India Ltd Sumichem In 0.01%

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 1.53% 0.52%
2021 32.66% 53.42%
2020 -4.45% -3.79%
2019 6.15% 3.98%
2018 8.66% 13.1%
2017 7.20% 10.37%
2016 5.40% 11.04%

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:

  • Nab Call Account - AUD
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents AA-
    7.29%
  • Boc Call Account - NZD
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    4.82%
  • BNZ Call Account - NZD
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents AA-
    4.49%
  • Bank Of China Term Deposit
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    2.19%
  • Frp Advisory Group PLC
    United Kingdom International Equities
    2.12%
  • Nab Call Account - Gbp
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents AA-
    1.93%
  • William Blair Sicav - Emerging
    United States International Equities
    1.79%
  • Ses Imagotag Ord
    France International Equities
    1.62%
  • Nab Call Account - EUR
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents AA-
    1.51%
  • Sdiptech Ab (Publ)
    Sweden International Equities
    1.51%

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 15.0% 24.71%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
International Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
Australasian Equities 40.0% 31.19%
International Equities 45.0% 43.61%
Listed Properties 0.0% 0.5%
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:
    0.20%
  • Animal Testing:
    0.41%
  • Fossil Fuels:
    1.24%
  • Gambling:
    0.00%
  • GMOs:
    0.00%
  • Human Rights & Environmental Violations:
    0.41%
  • Palm Oil:
    0.00%
  • Tobacco:
    0.00%
  • Weapons:
    0.49%

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 Pie Chairman’s Fund seeks to provide investors with long term growth by accessing the higher potential growth of predominantly smaller companies. It does this by investing predominantly in other Pie Funds Products."

Value $200M NZD
Period of data report Fri Sept. 30th 2022
Fund started Mon Sept. 1st 2014
Total annual fund fees 1.76%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 1.76%
Other management and administration charges 0.0%
Total other charges 0.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Michael Taylor

Currently: Executive Director, CEO and Chief Investment Officer (from March 2022) (15 years, 3 months)
Previously: Manager at BOS International (2 years, 0 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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