The Public Trustee and Guardian operates investment common funds under section 55 of the Public Trustee and Guardian Act 1985 as an investment facility for its clients. The common funds are available only for established clients of the Public Trustee and Guardian and are not open to the general public.

The following information is provided for existing investors.

Unit prices as at 31 March 2018

The Public Trustee does not have a buy/sell spread for its funds.

Sector Common Funds

Australian Equities Common Fund:

$1.0590

Fixed Interest Common Fund:

$1.0139

Listed Property Trusts Common Fund:

$0.7684

International Equities Common Fund:

$1.1378

Conservative Common Fund:

$0.9951

Balanced Common Fund:

$0.9864

High Growth Common Fund:

$0.9897

Cash Common Fund Interest Rate:

1.50%

Risk Models

Conservative Model:

$1.1119

Balanced Model:

$1.1211

Growth Model:

$1.1448

Conservative Model: Inception 30/11/17

$0.9908

Balanced Model: Inception 30/11/17

$0.9822

Growth Model: Inception 30/11/17

$0.9857

GreaterGood Funds

Gift Fund:

$0.8978

Open Fund:

$0.8710

Historical information

Historical Monthly Unit prices to 31 March 2018

Historical Dividends to 31 March 2018

 

Performance

Recent Performance Reports

Quarter to 31 December 2017

Quarter to 30 September 2017

 

Risk model asset allocation

Conservative Investment Fund - 65% Defensive 35% Growth

Conservative

The objective of the Conservative Investment strategy is to provide an income return with reduced volatility plus potential for some capital growth to protect the funds against inflation. It is suitable for trusts investing for short-term, trusts reliant upon income or trusts with other reasons for a conservative risk profile.

Balanced Investment Fund - 50% Defensive 50% Growth

Balanced

The objective of the Balanced Investment strategy is to provide potential for higher returns through a 50% exposure to both domestic and global growth assets with a balance of fixed interest and cash to moderate volatility. It is suitable for medium term trusts or those with a mix of income and capital needs.

Growth and Community Foundation Investment Funds - 25% Defensive 75% Growth

Growth

The objective of the Growth Investment strategy is to attain high, long-term returns in excess of inflation. A high weighting in growth assets provides greater potential for long term benefits for trusts able to accept volatility in the short term and also provides potential taxation benefits of franked dividends and capital growth.