Adviser demand for income has resulted in RARE’s Infrastructure Income Fund now being available on most platforms

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Australian based global listed infrastructure specialist RARE Infrastructure has announced its highly rated Infrastructure Income Fund is now available on a wide suite of retail investment platforms with BT Wrap the most recent addition to the list. The list now comprises: BT Wrap Panorama Asgard Xplore Wealth Hub24 Netwealth Powerwrap Praemium As at 30 June, […]

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RARE expands distribution and investment team

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RARE Infrastructure, a specialist global listed infrastructure investment manager, has made two senior appointments across its distribution team. Nick O’Hare has been appointed as Business Development Manager for Victoria and Tasmania, based in RARE’s Melbourne office. With over six years of experience in the financial planning and investment industry, Mr O’Hare, a qualified financial adviser, […]

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China continues to offer strong infrastructure investment opportunities: RARE

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RARE Infrastructure, a specialist global listed infrastructure investment manager, notes that even though June was a difficult quarter for emerging market (EM) equities, Chinese renewables rallied strongly during the quarter, offering strong returns in an ‘otherwise lacklustre quarter’. George Kurian,  portfolio manager RARE Emerging Markets Strategy, says that the “EM listed infrastructure sector has underperformed. Latin […]

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Principal Funds chooses the RARE Infrastructure Income Strategy for their Diversified Real Asset Fund

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US-based global fund manager Principal, with over $US142 billion in funds under management, has chosen Sydney based RARE Infrastructure to manage a sleeve of Principal’s Diversified Real Asset Fund. Principal’s Diversified Real Asset funds currently exceed USD4 billion under management. Principal Funds has a multi-manager approach, and RARE will join other managers including BlackRock, BNP Paribas, Boston […]

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Emerging market infrastructure presents rare opportunities

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Emerging Market (EM) infrastructure equity returns are significantly higher than those of Developed Market (DM) infrastructure companies according to research by leading listed infrastructure manager, RARE Infrastructure. While the value of EM infrastructure is expected exceed DM infrastructure by 2030, the annualised total return – dividends plus share price growth – of EM utilities is […]

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Rebuilding American infrastructure: opportunities for growth

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Notes from RARE Infrastructure More spend on airports, roads, rail and water is likely to flow from the Trump Administration’s infrastructure reform. The acquisition of publicly owned assets by listed infrastructure companies is another potential outcome. The White House’s ‘Legislated Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure in America’ is part of the Budget proposal for the fiscal […]

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Macroeconomic outlook benign for Infrastructure… but beware technological disruption

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RARE Infrastructure, the Sydney based investment manager specialising in global listed infrastructure believes 2018 should be a relatively benign year for the sector. “We are expecting a stable operating environment but recognise that any deviation from expectations could cause an outsized movement in asset prices, said Nick Langley, Co- CEO, Co-CIO Rare Infrastructure. “While there may […]

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RARE expands global reach with appointment by Taiwanese fund manager

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RARE Infrastructure, a global listed infrastructure specialist investment manager, has expanded into Taiwan with the appointment by a leading Taiwanese investment trust company, First Securities Investment Trust Co Ltd (First SITE), showcasing RARE’s global reach in partnership with Legg Mason. RARE Infrastructure will provide portfolio advisory services by employing the RARE Infrastructure Income Strategy for […]

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Infrastructure assets produce good returns as interest rates rise, says RARE

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A standard piece of investment commentary – that ‘infrastructure assets are ‘bond proxies’ and will perform poorly when interest rates rise’ – is an overly simplistic view of the asset class and its dynamics says RARE, a leading global listed infrastructure fund manager. This issue has had plenty of airplay since December last year, when […]

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Lonsec awards the RARE Infrastructure Income Fund a ‘Recommended’ rating

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Focused solely on global listed infrastructure, and designed to help meet the income needs of an ageing population, the RARE Infrastructure Income Fund leverages RARE’s proven infrastructure expertise and long-term cash flow valuation approach to constructing a portfolio targeting a high dividend yield and low volatility characteristics. The RARE Infrastructure Income Fund targets a portfolio […]

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