Yarra Enhanced Income Fund


Manager Summary

Yarra Capital Management was established in 2007 following the management buyout of Goldman Sachs Asset Management's Australian investment capabilities and is backed by TA Associates, a global private equity firm with a history of investing in fund managers.

The firm is led by Dion Hershan (MD and Head of Australian Equities), Katie Hudson (Portfolio Manager and Head of Australian Equities Research), Roy Keenan (Head of Australian Fixed Income) and Brett Davidson (COO). The team comprises 15 investment professionals.

Strategy Summary

The Yarra Enhanced Income Fund aims to earn higher returns than traditional cash management and fixed income investments (over the medium-to-long term) by investing in a diversified portfolio of fixed income and hybrid (debt/equity) securities.

Key Terms

Status: Open Inception Date: Jun 2003
Strategy: Fixed Income Style: N/A
Geography: Australia Domicile: Australia
Investors: Wholesale & Retail Min. Investment: AU$ 50,000
Distributions: Quarterly Applications: Daily
Fund Size: AU$ 930m Management Fee: 0.78%
Manager FUM: AU$ 6,700m Performance Fee: 0.00%

Key Statistics

Fund Index* Fund Index*
Mar 2024: 0.78% 1.12% Sharpe1: 0.40 0.30
1 Year: 8.32% 1.47% Sortino1: 0.48 0.41
3 Years1,2: 4.59% -1.29% Best Month1: 7.83% 3.36%
5 Years1,2: 4.30% 0.17% Worst Month1: -8.73% -3.75%
Inception1,2: 5.38% 4.31% Volatility1,2: 5.48% 3.66%
Up-Capture1: 40% N/A Down-Capture1: -53% N/A
*Bloomberg AusBond Composite 0+ Yr Index,   1Since Jul 2003,   2Annualised

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Yarra Enhanced Income Fund - Cumulative Performance vs Bloomberg AusBond Composite 0+ Yr Index


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Quintile Ranking vs. Fixed Income - Hybrid Credit Peer Group (13 funds) as at March 2024

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Yarra Enhanced Income Fund
RBA Cash Rate + 5%
Quintile Rankings display Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) against the fund's Peer Group. Each green square ranks the fund in one quintile (or 20%) of its peer group - five green squares indicate the fund is in the best quintile for each KPI. The performance of the peer group's underlying index is shown by a red dot.