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Australian Small Companies Fund: October Update The fund appreciated by +1.35% net of fees in October, +0.89% ahead of benchmark. Calendar year-to-date performance is +7.59% net, +11.21% ahead of benchmark.

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Stephen Walsh

Stephen joined 8IP in February 2013. He is a Principal and Director of the firm. He has portfolio management responsibility for the 8IP Australian Small Companies Fund and the 8IP Australian Small Companies Portfolio. Stephen has over 30 years of experience, having started his career at Lloyds Merchant Bank in London in 1987. He moved […]

8IP rebrands Atom Small Cap Fund

Eight Investment Partners (8IP) has rebranded the Atom Small Cap Fund to 8IP Australian Small Companies Fund (the Fund) as the final step in integrating the two businesses into a unified investment house. The Atom business was consolidated into 8IP in March 2011 as part of 8IP`s plans to build a strong Australian equities capability […]

International Investors

8IP Asia Pacific Equity Fund is authorised by the Irish Financial Services Regulatory Authority as an undertaking for collective investment in transferable securities pursuant to the European Communities (Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities) Regulations. The fund was launched on 19 August 2010. The investment objective of the fund is to provide long-term capital […]

Australian Investors

8IP Asia Pacific Partners Fund, an Australian domiciled registered managed investment scheme, is a portfolio of 8IP`s high-conviction investment ideas from across the Asia Pacific region. Companies are chosen using an active, bottom-up approach with particular attention paid to valuation and the sustainability of return on equity (RoE). Generally, 8IP takes a long term view […]

Rebalancing to Asia – Article in JASSA (The FINSIA Journal of Applied Finance)

In this article for JASSA, 8IP Investment Analyst Christina Yap examines the tendency of investors to under-allocate to emerging markets including Asia. With emerging market equities favourably positioned to benefit from strong regional growth dynamics and ongoing regulatory reforms, there is an argument that suggests investors should review their strategic asset allocation when positioning for future developments in […]