Objective

This Fund is designed to provide income by capturing the yield from investment grade corporate bonds. It aims to outperform the New Zealand corporate bond market.

Investment Approach

This Fund draws on the detailed credit research of Harbour Fixed Income team, and follows a diversified, low-turnover strategy. It targets corporate bonds specifically, which lends it a slightly higher credit risk profile than the Harbour NZ Core Fixed Interest Fund.

Quick Facts

Type
 
Income, Fixed Interest
Pays distributions?
 
Yes, this Fund pays a quarterly distribution. The amount paid reflects the yield earned from the securities inside the Fund that quarter
Investment horizon
 
Medium term
Fees
 
0.63% pa
Risk/return
 
Lower

Growth of $10,000 invested in Fund since inception

(Cumulative returns after fees, before tax. This includes the reinvestment of the Funds’ distributions).

Harbour NZ Corporate Bond Fund

Fund name 1mnth 3mnth 1 year 2 year pa 3 year pa 5 year pa

Harbour NZ Corporate Bond Fund

Mar 31, 2018

Gross return inc. imputation credits 0.43% 0.82% 4.83% 4.04% 4.84% 5.08%
Benchmark return 0.35% 0.74% 4.72% 3.92% 4.74% 4.99%
Return after fees before tax 0.37% 0.67% 4.16% 3.38% 4.17% 4.41%

Gross returns means including imputation credits and before all fees, tax & expenses. Returns for periods less than a year are for the relevant period and not annualised; those of a longer period are annualised for the period shown. The after fees before tax return includes the reinvestment of the Funds’ distribution. Past performance is not indicative of future results. The benchmark for the Fund is S&P/NZX A Grade Corporate Bond Total Return Index

Fund name Date Unit Price NZD
Harbour NZ Corporate Bond Fund 2018-04-17 1.0622
Harbour NZ Corporate Bond Fund 2018-03-29 1.0638

These unit prices are after fees before tax, and assume distributions are reinvested.

Fund name Date Cents per Unit NZD
Harbour NZ Corporate Bond Fund 2018-03-21 0.79

Investment Team for this Fund

Christian Hawkesby
Executive Director, Head of Fixed Income & Economics
Mark Brown
Director, Fixed Income Portfolio Manager
Simon Pannett
Director, Research Analyst

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