AMP Capital Commodities Fund

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Type: Aggressive fund
Past Returns: -5.79%

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

Annual Fees: 0.87%

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 -7.57% -16.97%
2019 10.01% -4.52%
2018 7.40% 4.11%
2017 9.64% 8.65%
2016 4.71% -11.67%
2015 14.67% -17.32%
2014 10.13% 0.7%

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:

  • Call Account (Rabobank Advance Account NZD)
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    7.54%
  • ANZ Bank New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 21 Aug 20
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest A
    4.51%
  • ANZ Bank New Zealand Ltd Bond Maturing 21 Jul 20
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest A
    4.51%
  • ASB Bank Ltd Note Maturing 16 Oct 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    3.33%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Note Maturing 25 Sep 20
    New Zealand NZ Fixed Interest A
    2.93%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Note Maturing 27 Oct 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    2.88%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Note Maturing 12 Oct 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    2.88%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Note Maturing 11 Sep 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    2.88%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Note Maturing 27 Aug 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    2.88%
  • Westpac New Zealand Ltd Note Maturing 12 Aug 20
    New Zealand Cash and Equivalents A
    2.88%

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% 5.79%
New Zealand Fixed Interest 0.0% 0.0%
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 100.0% 94.21%

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 diversified exposure to global commodities using financial derivatives. This arrangement allows investors to gain exposure and benefit from investment in the underlying commodities without actually having to own them. The investment takes advantage of market inefficiencies in the pricing structure of commodity futures. The investment strategy aims to modestly outperform the Bloomberg Commodities Index which covers a broad basket of commodity futures encompassing agriculture livestock precious metals industrial metals and energy. As the principal is held in New Zealand dollars foreign currency exposure is minimal. The performance objective is to provide a Gross Return above the return of the Bloomberg Commodity Index fully hedged to New Zealand dollars on a rolling three year basis."

Value $69M NZD
Period of data report Tue June 30th 2020
Members Not provided
Fund started Fri May 11th 2012
Total annual fund fees 0.87%
Total performance based fees 0.0%
Manager's basic fee 0.8%
Administration charges 0.07%
Total other charges 0.0
Total other charges currency NZD

Key Personnel

Bevan Graham

Currently: NZ Managing Director and Chief Economist AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (1 years, 6 months)
Previously: NZ Chief Economist AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (7 years, 3 months)

Rebekah Swan

Currently: ESG Investment Specialist NZ and Head of Product AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (1 years, 3 months)
Previously: Head of Distribution AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (3 years, 6 months)

Daniel Mead

Currently: Investment Research Manager AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (8 years, 8 months)
Previously: Investment Manager AXA Global Investors (1 years, 1 months)

Greg Fleming

Currently: Head of Investment Strategy AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (3 years, 10 months)
Previously: Research Strategist Wealth Management First New Zealand Capital Securities Limited (1 years, 3 months)

Warren Potter

Currently: Senior Portfolio Manager AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (6 years, 2 months)
Previously: Fixed Income Portfolio Manager AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited (8 years, 5 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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