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The Bennelong ex-20 Australian Equities Fund primarily selects securities from the S&P/ASX 300 Accumulation Index, excluding the top 20. It offers genuine diversification and greater exposure to the rich opportunity set outside of the largest 20 securities, in order to add value and complement investors’ existing Australian equities holdings.

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APIR code BFL0004AU
Benchmark The return on the S&P/ASX 300 Accumulation Index excluding constituents that are also members of the S&P/ASX 20 Index
Reporting currency AUD
Security range 20-50
Active security limit ± 10%
Cash limit 0-10%
Investment style Core
Portfolio manager Mark East
Client risk profile Growth
Investment team Bennelong Australian Equity Partners
Responsible Entity Bennelong Funds Management Ltd
AFSL 296806
Level 1, 9 Queen St, Melbourne
Target market See Target Market Determination
Recommended investment period Long term (minimum five years)
Investment objectives Capital growth
Fees and charges Management fee: 0.95% p.a. of Net Asset Value

Performance fee: 15% of any amount by which the Fund's return (before payment of the management fee) is greater than the return generated by the S&P/ASX 300 Accumulation Index, excluding that part of the return generated by stocks within the S&P/ASX 20 Leaders Index

Other expenses and indirect costs may also apply. Please refer to the PDS for more information.
Investment amount Initial investment minimum: $10,000

Withdrawal minimum: $5,000

Subject to the Responsible Entity's absolute discretion.
Inception date 02 November 2009
31 July 2022
Fund Benchmark* Value add
1 Month 10.58% 8.00% 2.58%
3 Months -5.66% -7.22% 1.55%
6 Months -15.85% -1.43% -14.43%
1 Year -19.91% -2.58% -17.32%
3 Years p.a. 7.36% 3.58% 3.78%
5 Years p.a. 8.89% 8.02% 0.87%
10 Years p.a. 11.87% 9.95% 1.92%
Since Inception p.a.** 11.17% 7.67% 3.50%
Monthly performance history

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*Performance figures are net of fees and expenses. Past fund performance is not indicative of future performance.

Application 2.5129
Redemption 2.5029
Effective date 16/08/2022

Inception date: 2nd November 2009

Daily unit price history

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All unit prices are in AUD. This information is issued by Bennelong Funds Management Limited (ABN 39 111 214 085, AFSL 296806) (BFML) in relation to the Bennelong ex-20 Australian Equities Fund. The information provided is general information only. It does not constitute financial, tax or legal advice or an offer or solicitation to subscribe for units in any fund of which BFML is the Trustee or Responsible Entity (Bennelong Fund). This information has been prepared without taking account of your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before acting on the information or deciding whether to acquire or hold a product, you should consider the appropriateness of the information based on your own objectives, financial situation or needs or consult a professional adviser. You should also consider the relevant Information Memorandum (IM) and or Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) which is available on the BFML website,, or by phoning 1800 895 388. BFML may receive management and or performance fees from the Bennelong Funds, details of which are also set out in the current IM and or PDS. BFML and the Bennelong Funds, their affiliates and associates accept no liability for any inaccurate, incomplete or omitted information of any kind or any losses caused by using this information. All investments carry risks. There can be no assurance that any Bennelong Fund will achieve its targeted rate of return and no guarantee against loss resulting from an investment in any Bennelong Fund. Past fund performance is not indicative of future performance. Bennelong Australian Equities Partners (ABN 69 131 665 122) is a Corporate Authorised Representative of Bennelong Funds Management Limited (BFML), ABN 39 111 214 085, Australian Financial Services Licence No. 296806.

Distribution summary 
30 June 2022 distribution CPU (cents) 5.5057
CUM distribution exit price ($AUD) 2.2791
Ex distribution exit price ($AUD) 2.2241
Ex distribution NAV price used for reinvestment ($AUD) 2.2286
Distribution Timetable
CUM prices available 1/07/2022
CPU distribution rate available 6/07/2022
Ex prices available 6/07/2022
Payment of cash distribution 15/07/2022
Distribution statements sent to unitholders 13/07/2022
Transaction statements sent to unitholders 14/07/2022
Tax statements sent to unitholders 15/07/2022
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