Rainmaker Fund

Investment manager

Abax Investments is an owner-managed company that focuses exclusively on investment management. Abax aims to construct diversified portfolios which have the ability to generate performance in a range of market conditions. They are characterised by a small and focused team of experienced investment professionals, with varied expertise in stock selection, fixed interest and asset allocation. Abax Investments was established in 2003 and manages the Nedgroup Investments Rainmaker, Entrepreneur, Opportunity and Flexible Income Funds. 

Abax incorporates ESG factors into their investment process, enabling them to evaluate companies through a sustainability lens. Behind this process is a team committed to the advancement of responsible investment in South Africa, as evidenced by their 100% voting participation at company AGMs and championing of shareholder rights. Most noteworthy is the degree and depth at which Abax engages with investee companies.

Risk profile

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The greater the amount of risk an investor is willing to take on the greater the potential return

Minimum investment

Lump sum: R10 000 Debit order: R500

Recommended minimum period

5 - 7 years

Inception date

01 October 1998

Asisa category

(ASISA) South African EQ General

Benchmark

South African EQ General

Performance (since inception)

Annual fees and charges eac Fees calculator

excl VAT incl VAT
Fund management fee 1.50% 1.73%
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Fund expenses 0.01%
Total expense ratio 1.74%
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Fund transacting costs 0.14%
Total investment charges 1.88%

Price as at eac View all prices

Fund price Market change Unit count
10 556.47 0.74% -

Income distribution

Cents per unit Latest date Frequency
351.04 31 December 2019 Annually

Responsible investing

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Our responsibility towards our clients’ assets forms the foundation of our investment philosophy and approach.

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