International LMIs Outperform
The strong performance of global equity markets in 2017 saw listed managed investments with a focus on international markets outperform those with a domestic equities focus.
The average pre-tax NTA return from LMIs that invest in a diversi ed portfolio of international shares was 13.8% with the highest returns delivered by Platinum Capital (ASX:PMC) and Antipodes Global Investment Company (ASX:APL)
Peter Rae joined Independent Investment Research as a supervisory analyst covering listed managed investments in March 2016. Peter has 35 years' experience in the banking and finance industry, including 15 years as an equities analyst.
Peter was a sector head in the equities research team at Morningstar with a focus on consumer and industrial companies. Peter joined Aegis Equities Research, subsequently acquired by Morningstar, a leading global provider of independent investment research, in 1999. At Aegis, he held a number of positions including Team Leader, Financial Services and Head of Equities.
Before joining Aegis, Peter had an extensive career in the banking industry working in various treasury and balance sheet management roles at St.George Bank, National Australia Bank and Advance Bank. Peter is a Fellow of FINSIA.