6/30/2021 12:00:00 AM

Morningstar results

One of our funds has achieved a Morningstar 5-star Overall Rating™¹, and four have been ranked among the top five performers in their categories.²

Australasian Dividend Growth was #2, Australasian Growth 2 was #3, Global Growth was #4 and Australasian Emerging Companies was #5 in their respective Morningstar categories for 12 month returns to 30 June 2021.²

Our Australasian Dividend Growth Fund also achieved a Morningstar 5-star Overall Rating™¹  as at 30 June 2021.

Our fund rankings, ordered by 12-month return:


12-month return to 30 June 2021

Overall Morningstar Rating™ ¹

Return (after fees before tax)

Category rank²

Growth UK & Europe




Australasian Dividend Growth



5 star

Australasian Growth 2 (closed)



4 star

Global Growth



4 star

Australasian Emerging Companies (closed)



4 star

Global Growth 2



1 star

Australasian Growth (closed)



4 star




3 star

¹ As at 30/06/2021, Australasian Dividend Growth Fund received a Morningstar 5-star Overall Rating™, Australasian Growth Fund, Australasian Growth 2 Fund and Australasian Emerging Companies received a Morningstar 4-star Overall Rating™ out of 26 Equity Region Australasian funds. Global Growth Fund received a Morningstar 4-star Overall Rating™ and Global Growth 2 Fund received a Morningstar 1-star Overall Rating™ out of 27 Equity Region World funds. Conservative Fund received a Morningstar 3-star Overall Rating™ out of 32 Multisector - Conservative funds.

² Category rankings: Australasian Dividend Growth ranked #2, Australasian Growth 2 ranked #3 and Australasian Emerging Companies ranked #5 out of 28 Equity Region Australasian funds and Global Growth Fund ranked #4 out of 32 Equity Region World funds. Based on 12-month returns to 30 June 2021 in the Morningstar Fund Report. Morningstar results are after fees and before tax. Source: https://www.morningstar.com.au/Search/MoreResults/Pie. The Category Rankings have the Morningstar Category Equity Region Australasia for the Australasian Dividend Growth, Australasian Emerging Companies, Australasian Growth 2 and Australasian Growth Funds, Multisector - Conservative for the Conservative Fund, Equity Region Europe for the Growth UK & Europe Fund and Equity Region World for the Global Growth and Global Growth 2 Funds.

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Morningstar ranks 704 funds in New Zealand. (Source: https://www.morningstar.com.au/Tools/NewFundScreener

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