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NAV on 2021/02/26
NAV on 2021/02/25 100
52 week high on 2020/03/03 100
52 week low on 2020/03/03 100
Total Expense Ratio on 2020/12/31 0.42
Total Expense Ratio (performance fee) on 2020/12/31 0
NAV
Incl Dividends
1 month change 0% 0.34%
3 month change 0% 1.01%
6 month change 0% 2.12%
1 year change 0% 5.27%
5 year change 0% 7.33%
10 year change 0% 6.59%
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  • Sectoral allocations
Liquid Assets 60.96 1.65%
Money Market 835.29 22.67%
SA Bonds 2789.09 75.68%
  • Top five holdings
MM-01MONTH 265.54 7.21%
MM-03MONTH 176.62 4.79%
MM-12MONTH 86.24 2.34%
MM-08MONTH 74.74 2.03%
MM-06MONTH 73.15 1.98%
  • Performance against peers
  • Fund data  
Management company:
Prescient Management Company Ltd. (PIM)
Formation date:
2009/09/29
ISIN code:
ZAE000140869
Short name:
U-PRESCMM
Risk:
Unknown
Sector:
South African--Interest Bearing--Money Market
Benchmark:
SteFI Call
Email
info@prescient.co.za

Website
http://www.prescient.co.za

Telephone
+27-21-700-3600

  • Fund management  
Farzana Bayat
Terri McGregor
Prescient Interest Bearing Team


  • Fund manager's comment

Prescient Money Market comment - Sep 19

2019/10/17 00:00:00
The US Fed cut interest rates in September, which was in line with consensus. Markets are pricing in a further 3 to 4 cuts by 2021. Locally, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) members unanimously decided to leave the repo rate unchanged at 6.5% and stated, 'The implied path of policy rates over the forecast period generated by the Quarterly Projection Model indicated no changes to the repo rate.' Forward rate agreements are now pricing a lower chance of a cut over the next 12 months, having moved out by 17bps after the MPC statement.
The release of the Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) has been delayed to the 30th of October, which won't give Moody's much time to analyse details proposed by the budget for the year ahead, before their rating review announcement on the 1st of November. These will be key events driving the month ahead. The Fund is still earning an attractive real yield of between 3.5% and 4%, with a strong focus on high quality, shorter term liquid assets. We remain cognisant of the looming risks and will again wait for an opportunity to increase the duration in the Fund. The Fund outperformed its benchmark in September as well as over the last twelve months. The bulk of the performance came from good quality paper held in the portfolio, which generated yield over and above the benchmark.
  • Fund focus and objective  
The investment objective of the portfolio is to maximise interest income and preserve the portfolio's capital and provide liquidity. The investors can obtain undivided participation in a diversified portfolio of money market instruments as defined in CISCA and the regulations thereto from time to time. The primary performance objective of the portfolio is to obtain as high a level of current income as is consistent with capital preservation and liquidity. Capital gains will be of an incidental nature.
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