How to invest:
Each Applicant must complete the relevant application form and provide the identification documents required for verification purposes.
Which Application Form should I use?
All applications should begin at section 1. of the relevant form and complete the appropriate application form and KYC form using capital letters. Please ensure all relevant fields of the appropriate application form are completed. If you do not complete all relevant sections in the application form, your application may be rejected and returned to you for completion, resulting in a delay in processing your application. If you have any questions as you complete this form, please contact our registry on +61 3 96168619
Design and Distribution Obligations
The Australian Government has passed a set of reforms known as Design and Distribution Obligations (DDO) which came into effect on 5 October 2021. DDO requires Bell Asset Management as a product issuer and product distributors such as licensees and financial advisers, to work together to ensure consumers obtain financial products that suit their objectives, financial situation and individual needs.
To access the Fund's Target Market Determinations for :
Unless otherwise indicated, the performance returns take into account all fees and expenses charged to each of the funds, but don’t include any allowance for tax. Net returns are also calculated assuming all distributions are reinvested. All returns represent past performance only. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.
Inception date of the Platform Class is 7 May 2015. Returns are based on the Platform redemption price and are net of fees.
^ To give a longer term view of our performance in the asset class, we have shown longer term returns for a representative global equities strategy managed by Bell Asset Management with an inception date of 1 Jan 2003. We have adjusted the returns to reflect fees representative of the Bell Global Equities Fund –Platform Class units.
Benchmark: MSCI World Ex-Australia net dividends reinvested in AUD
Unit prices will be updated regularly but they may differ from the prices you receive should you apply for or redeem units from the Fund. The actual transaction price will be communicated to investors via a transaction statement shortly after the transaction has been processed. The unit prices displayed may include income and any realised gains accrued but not yet distributed.
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To outperform its benchmark over rolling 3-year periods
MSCI World Ex-Australia net dividends reinvested in AUD
The fund at all times will have a:
Including: ESG screening, ESG analysis, continuous engagement with companies and customised, active proxy voting
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Alignment and KPIs are disclosed in our Annual ESG Engagement Report
Listed securities on recognised stock exchanges.
At least 5 years
The fund is unhedged and the unit prices are denominated in Australian Dollars
Annually as at 30 June, with the option to:
Daily, with notice to be received by the fund’s administrator by 2pm EST.
Redemptions typically paid out within 10 business days.
Calculated daily and published on the website.
National Asset Servicing (NAS), a division of the National Australia Bank.
Unlisted Managed Investment Scheme
Investors will receive:
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To outperform its benchmark over rolling 3 year periods.
The Fund will invest in listed securities on recognised global stock exchanges.
Fund is denominated in Australian Dollars and is unhedged.
Distributions are normally made annually for the period ending 30 June.
Unless otherwise determined by us, the minimum initial investment is $25,000. The minimum additional investment is $1,000.
The Platform class management fee is 0.76% per annum of the Net Asset Value of the Fund, inclusive of GST (net of estimated reduced input tax credits).
The Normal Operating Expense is an additional expense. The estimated cost relates to custody arrangements, preparation of accounts and unit registry of 0.14% per annum of the net asset value of the Fund referrable to Platform Class Units, inclusive of GST (net of estimated input tax credits or reduced input tax credits).
0.10% buy spread/0.10% sell spread.
The Buy/Sell Spread is an estimate of the transaction costs that are incurred in buying and selling the underlying assets of the Fund as a result of applications and withdrawals.
Applications and withdrawals can be made on a daily basis with notice to be received by the fund’s administrator by 2pm EST. The minimum withdrawal from the Fund is $1,000.
If the withdrawal request is received after 2pm on a Business Day or on a day that is not a Business Day, the Redemption Price for the next Business Day will apply.
Unit prices are usually calculated each Business Day. Month end prices are published on website.
Investors can invest in the Fund via several different options:
Platforms: Investors can complete their application to the Fund through their Platform Provider. See ‘Key Features – Platform availability’ above for a list of platforms we are currently on.
ASX mFunds: Investors who have access to a stock broking account that has registered to access ASX mFunds may purchase units in the Fund via their Broker. For a list of Brokers registered with ASX mFunds, please click here.
Direct: Investors that do not have access to an available Platform or ASX mFunds who wish to apply to the Bell Global Equity Fund – Platform Class, can send their completed application to our Administrator:
Bell Asset Management Limited
GPO Box 804
Melbourne VIC 3001
- Individuals (including joint accounts)
- Australian Companies
- Self Managed Super Funds
For questions or information, please either refer to the Bell Asset Management website www.bellasset.com.au or contact the Bell Asset Management unit registry directly:
Ph: (03) 9616 8619
Mail: Bell Asset Management Limited- Unit Registry
GPO Box 804 Melbourne VIC 3001
Statements will be provided to investors on a quarterly basis. The statement will show the number of units the investor has and the current value of the investment.
Unit balances are also available in several different ways depending on how you invested in the Fund. If you have invested via a Platform, you will be able to see your unit balance on your account summary page in your Platform account. If you have invested via ASX mFunds using your broker, you will be able to access your unit balance on your account holdings page through your broker. For investors that have invested directly, you can contact Bell Asset Management unit registry on an ad-hoc basis at email@example.com. There is no charge for obtaining investor statements.
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