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The Bennelong Emerging Companies Fund has a track record of 4 years and 6 months and therefore comparison over all market conditions and against its peers is limited. However, the fund has outperformed the ASX 200 Total Return Index since inception in November 2017, providing investors with an annualised return of 23.5% compared with the index's return of 9.35% over the same period.
On a calendar year basis, the fund has only experienced a negative annual return once in the 4 years and 6 months since its inception. Over the past 12 months, the fund's largest drawdown was -11.38% vs the index's -6.35%, and since inception in November 2017 the fund's largest drawdown was -41.74% vs the index's maximum drawdown over the same period of -26.75%. The fund's maximum drawdown began in December 2019 and lasted 10 months, reaching its lowest point during March 2020. The fund had completely recovered its losses by October 2020.
The Manager has delivered these returns with 14.55% more volatility than the index, contributing to a Sharpe ratio which has fallen below 1 three times over the past four years and which currently sits at 0.85 since inception. The fund has provided positive monthly returns 81% of the time in rising markets and 35% of the time during periods of market decline, contributing to an up-capture ratio since inception of 270% and a down-capture ratio of 120%.