How the Fund works

The AMP Capital Australian Emerging Companies Fund invests in small companies (outside S&P/ASX 100 Index) that we believe can deliver medium-term earnings growth. In our opinion, these companies are currently underappreciated by the share market.

The Fund’s strategy is driven by an ‘earnings drive share prices’ investment philosophy and that sustainability influences a company’s long-term value. As a result, the team are able to create a portfolio of compelling high conviction ideas for investors.

  • Medium term focus
    Medium term focus

    We focus on a company’s medium-term earnings delivery as it’s a significant driver of share price performance.

  • Sustainability

    Integral to the investment process, we believe sustainability influences a company’s long-term value.

  • Boutique strategy
    Boutique strategy

    Dedicated emerging companies expertise with the backing of a large investment
    house and access to its research and investment platform.

“We invest in undervalued companies where we have conviction on medium-term earnings delivery that are supported by sustainable business models”

Phillip Hudak, Portfolio Manager

“We are driven by discovering undervalued Australian small companies with idiosyncratic exposures – this is our passion. Building long-term wealth for our clients is our vocation”

Matt Griffin, Portfolio Manager

Our Insights

The Australian Small Caps Series

Our series provides insights into our small cap investment approach and academic research which supports it.

What are the key risks associated with the fund?

Returns are not guaranteed. Australian shares carry a higher level of short-term risk, particularly if you do not hold your investment for the minimum suggested investment timeframe. Risks associated with the Fund may include the specific risks relating to companies generally and small companies specifically, and relating to share market investments and companies risks.  Please refer to the Product Disclosure Statement and Incorporated Information for further information on the risks associated with this Fund. Before choosing to invest in the Fund, investors should read the Product Disclosure Statement and Incorporated Information, and consider factors such as the likely investment return, the risks of investing and their investment.


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