The STANLIB EXTRA INCOME FUND will invest its assets in South African markets at all times and will be permitted to invest in a flexible mix of non-equity securities, including but not limited to money market instruments, bonds, fixed deposits, listed debentures and other high yielding securities, as well as any other securities which may be approved by the Registrar from time to time and which are consistent with the investment policy of the portfolio, to the maximum levels permitted by the Collective Investment Schemes Control Act, No. 45 of 2002, and the Regulations thereto, as amended from time to time. In respect of the flexible nature of this portfolio, the portfolio may thus be fully invested in any of the above-mentioned asset classes at any particular time, while complying with the maximum weighted average modified duration of 2 years of the portfolio.
The portfolio will be managed in compliance with the Prudential Investment Guidelines that are applicable to retirement funds from time to time.Nothing contained in this supplemental deed shall preclude the manager from varying the ratios of securities to best position the portfolio to achieve its objective in a changing economic environment or market conditions or to meet the requirements, if applicable, of any exchange recognised in terms of the Act and from retaining cash or placing cash on deposit in terms of the deed and any supplemental deeds.The STANLIB EXTRA INCOME FUND may from time to time invest in financial instruments, in accordance with the provisions of the Collective Investment Schemes Control Act, No. 45 of 2002, and the Regulations thereto, as amended from time to time, in order to achieve the portfolio's investment objective.The STANLIB EXTRA INCOME FUND will be permitted to invest its assets in foreign investment markets.
For the purpose of this portfolio, the 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.The trustee shall ensure that the investment policy set out in this supplemental deed is carried out.'