The New Zealand share market represents a small percentage of world equity markets, with much of it concentrated in sectors such as energy and telecommunications. Investing in global shares may offer further diversification to your portfolio, providing access to a broader range of sectors and some of the world’s largest companies. Investing in international shares may also allow you to take advantage of the growth in emerging markets including China, India and Brazil, with their favourable demographics and high economic growth.
AMP Capital uses a manager of managers’ approach (multi-manager) to investing in global shares, blending together some of the world’s leading investment managers with reporting, administration and asset consulting into one investment solution.
Global shares provide:
Portfolio diversification benefits
Access to specialist global sectors
The potential for capital growth and income
Access to high-growth regions