Pendal Concentrated Global Share Fund
A contrarian, high conviction portfolio of the best companies from the best industries, world wide.Contact Us Subscribe
Meet the team
Ashley Pittard | Portfolio Manager
Ashley Pittard is the Portfolio Manager of the Pendal Concentrated Global Share Fund and Head of Pendal’s Global Equities Boutique based in Sydney, Australia. With 24 years’ global investment experience, Ashley is one of the most experienced managers in global equities in Australia. He joined Pendal in 2016 with 16 years’ experience applying a similar approach to stock selection as the Pendal Concentrated Global Share Fund.Read more
Senior Investment Analyst
Sue’s experience in the finance industry spans over 24 years, 17 of which were with Morgan Stanley in Sydney, London and Hong Kong where she spent time advising UK, European and Global investors.
Senior Investment Analyst
Paul has over 10 years’ experience in analysing and valuing international investments. Prior to joining Pendal’s Global Equities team Paul worked as a Global Investment Analyst at PM Capital in Sydney.
Paul spent 7 years at UBS in Sydney as an equity research analyst in the healthcare and retail sectors. He was recognised via an independent survey as part of a top three research team in the retail sector.
Ayesha is responsible for global coverage of the Consumer Staples sector. Ayesha has a Bachelor of Economics majoring in economics and finance at the University of Sydney.
How we manage money
Select the highest quality, and at the right price, invest with conviction
The result: A concentrated, index-agnostic portfolio of 35-55 stocks. Each stock is expected to outperform over a five to seven year time frame.
- 35-55 stocks
- Meaningful exposure to ideas
- Only 20% of the index is attractive at any time
- Stocks will be in ‘clusters’ of opportunity
- Typically a five year time horizon for ideas
- Tightly defined universe of industries and companies
- Sectors capped at 35%, stocks at 10%
- No gearing, hedging or shorting – just pure stock-picking
Significant features: The Pendal Concentrated Global Share Fund is an actively managed, concentrated portfolio of global shares and is diversified across a broad range of global sharemarkets.
Fund objective: The Fund aims to provide a return (before fees, costs and taxes) that exceeds the MSCI World ex Australia (Standard) Index (Net Dividends) in AUD over the medium to long term.
Benchmark: MSCI World ex Australia (Standard) Index (Net Dividends) in AUD
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