The ABAX Global Equity Prescient Feeder Fund is a feeder fund. The portfolio will, apart from assets in liquid form, consist solely of participatory interests in the approved, ABAX Global Equity Fund ('underlying fund') under the Prescient Global Funds Plc domiciled in Ireland. The investment objective of the underlying fund is to provide investors with medium to long-term capital appreciation and income growth.
The underlying fund will seek to achieve its objective primarily through investing in securities listed on recognised exchanges around the world. These assets will consist of equities, equity related securities, included but not limited to warrants, preference shares, property and ETF's, fixed interest and money market instruments. The manager will select shares that it believes are undervalued and will generate higher future earning and/or dividend growth compared to market expectations. The underlying fund is permitted to invest in listed and unlisted financial instruments in line with the conditions as determined by legislation from time to time. The portfolio as permitted in Par 12(f) of Chapter IV of Board Notice 90 of 2014 will be allowed to enter into financial transactions for the exclusive purpose of hedging exchange risks subject to the conditions and limitations as stipulated in Chapter V of Board Notice 90 of 2014.
Nothing in the supplemental deed shall preclude the underlying funds Investment Manager from varying the ratios of asset allocation and securities, to maximise capital growth and investment potential in changing economic environments or market conditions or to meet the requirements, if applicable, of any exchange formally recognised in terms of legislation and from retaining cash or placing cash on deposit in terms of the Deed and any Supplemental Deeds thereto; provided that the Manager shall ensure that the aggregate value of the assets comprising the portfolio shall consist of securities of the aggregate value required from time to time by the Act. The Trustee shall ensure that the investment policy set out in this supplemental deed, the Deed and in all Supplemental Deeds thereto is carried out.
For the purpose of this portfolio, the manager in consultation with the Investment Manager shall reserve the right to close the portfolio to new investors on a date determined by the manager. This will be done in order to be able to manage the portfolio in accordance with its mandate. The manager may, once a portfolio has been closed, open that portfolio again to new investors on a date determined by the manager.