Balanced Bond Fund

Investment objective

To provide investors with capital growth over the long term (7- 10 years) through exposure to a diversified portfolio of assets.

Investment strategy

The Balanced Bond invests in a diversified portfolio of assets, including both growth securities (i.e. Australian and international shares and property) and income securities (i.e. fixed interest and cash). Exposure to property may include both direct real property investments and investments in listed and unlisted property securities.

Key features

Key Features
Minimum Initial Investment $500
Minimum Additional Investment $500 for a one-off additional payment
Additional Investment Plan Minimum monthly deposit of $100
Minimum Switching Amount $500
Minimum Balance $500
Contribution Fee Nil
Annual Management Fee Net 1.875% p.a.
Suggested Timeframe No Minimum
 Effective Tax Rate 27%


The performance of your bond is measured after taxes and fees within this tax paid bond.

Returns to 31 March 2018 1 year 3 years 5 years
Net return 8.82% 5.61% 6.84%
Updated 31/03/18. For periods less than 1 year the return is expressed as a percentage for that corresponding period, otherwise it is % per annum. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.

Asset Allocation

Min % Max % Actual %
Australian Shares 20  55 29.44
International Shares 10 40 9.68
Property 0 20 13.61
Cash 0 15 8.02
Australian Fixed Interest 0 35 26.37
International Fixed Interest 0 25 0
Alternative Assets 0 15 12.88

Balanced Bond Fund Graph

A $10,000 investment in a Centuria Balanced Bond made on 1 April 2013 was worth $13,907 five years later on 31 March 2018 after all taxes and fees paid within the bond.

Top 5 Holdings

  1. Vanguard All World ex-US-ETF
  2. Smallco Broadcap Fund
  3. CMA – Centuria Metropolitan REIT
  4. Third Link Growth Fund
  5. Macquarie Treasury Fund

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