Summer Conservative Selection

Summer Conservative Selection fund performance summary as at 31 August 2019. 

Fund at a glance

Unit price (as at 31 August 2019): $1.0394

Date the fund started: 8 April 2019

For information on fees, see our Fees page.

For more information on the Summer Conservative Selection fund read the latest quarterly fund update and the product disclosure statement

Fund objective and strategy

See the Summer Conservative Selection page for the Summary of investment objective and strategy.

Fund returns

 Annualised total since inception1 Month3 Months1 Year
Fund n/a 0.45% 2.89% n/a

Fund returns are calculated net of fund charges, trading expenses and accrued tax for a New Zealand resident individual paying tax at the highest Prescribed Investor Rate (28%). 

Tactical asset allocation

Summer Conservative Selection Allocated %
New Zealand cash 10.0%
New Zealand fixed interest  51.0%
International fixed interest  11.00%
Total income assets 72.0%
New Zealand equities 9.0%
Australian equities 4.0%
Listed property 6.0%
International equities 9.0%
Total growth assets 28.0%
Total 100.0%

We have chosen the above tactical asset allocation for Summer Conservative Selection as at 20 August 2019. This can move in line with market movements and we review the portfolio and adjust asset allocation accordingly. For the current tactical asset allocation and date of most recent review, please go to the Summer Conservative Selection page.

Top 10 investments

  Asset name % of fund net assets
1 ANZ transactional bank account 21.30%
2 New Zealand Local Government Funding Agency Ltd 15/04/2025 2.75% 2.18%
3 New Zealand Local Government Funding Agency Ltd 15/04/2027 4.50% 2.06%
4 Vector Ltd 14/03/2024 4.996% 1.51%
5 Housing New Zealand 3.36% 12/06/2025 1.45%
6 Port of Tauranga Limited 4.792% 29/01/2021 1.33%
7 Christchurch International Airport Ltd 06/12/2019 5.15% 1.30%
8 New Zealand Local Government Funding Agency Ltd 14/04/2033 3.50% 1.20%
9 Housing New Zealand 3.42% 18/10/2028 1.17%
10 Transpower New Zealand Ltd 30/06/2022 4.30% 1.15%

The top 10 investments make up 34.65% of the fund.

Manager's comments

We actively manage the fund’s foreign currency exposures. As at 31 August 2019, the fund’s foreign currency exposures represented 10.71% of the value of the fund. After allowing for foreign currency hedges in place, approximately 9.12% of the value of the fund was unhedged and exposed to foreign currency risk.

The next Manager’s commentary will be included in the September Performance Summary (available October 2019).


This is not a recommendation to buy or sell any financial product and does not take your personal circumstances into account. All opinions reflect our judgement on the date of communication and may change without notice. Past performance is not a reliable guide to future performance. We recommend you take financial advice before making investment decisions. We have prepared this web page in good faith based on information obtained from other sources, but we do not guarantee the accuracy of that information. We do not make any representation or warranty (express or implied) that this web page is accurate, complete, or current and to the maximum extent permitted by law disclaim any liability for loss which may be incurred by any person relying on this web page.