Rainmaker Fund: 2020

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.

Proxy voting

Investee company
Share code
Event type
Date
MRP
Ordinary General Meeting
29-Jun-20
SBK
Annual General Meeting
26-Jun-20
AMS
Annual General Meeting
25-Jun-20
JSE
Annual General Meeting
25-Jun-20
IPL
Ordinary General Meeting
18-Jun-20
ANG
Annual General Meeting
10-Jun-20
SLM
Annual General Meeting
10-Jun-20
ABG
Annual General Meeting
04-Jun-20
ANH
Annual General Meeting
03-Jun-20
CPI
Annual General Meeting
29-May-20
OMU
Annual General Meeting
29-May-20
RBP
Annual General Meeting
28-May-20
NED
Annual General Meeting
22-May-20
MTN
Annual General Meeting
21-May-20
QLT
Annual General Meeting
14-May-20
MNP
Annual General Meeting
07-May-20
AGL
Annual General Meeting
05-May-20
BTI
Annual General Meeting
30-Apr-20
OCE
Annual General Meeting
03-Mar-20
CML
Annual General Meeting
18-Feb-20
BAW
Annual General Meeting
12-Feb-20
SAP
Annual General Meeting
05-Feb-20
NTC
Annual General Meeting
31-Jan-20