Salt is a boutique investment management firm founded in May 2013 by a seasoned team of investment professionals. The firm currently has $1.9 billion funds under management.
The firm is wholly owned by its investment personnel, who continue to extend their long-term track record in delivering strong outcomes for investors. All senior team members have more than 20 years of investment experience in both domestic and global markets gained over different market cycles.
Salt specialises solely in managing New Zealand and Australian listed equity and listed property portfolios and will continue with the time-tested active investment philosophy of seeking to invest in companies with strong management, which operate within sound industry structures and generate superior shareholder returns. Salt's retail funds are managed as Portfolio Investment Entities by its wholly owned subsidiary Salt Investment Funds Limited (SIFL) which is a licensed MIS manager.
Proprietary research is at the heart of the firm. Salt employs a team of dedicated analysts who are tasked with producing bespoke research on companies within our investment universe. This research is aimed at providing the portfolio managers with well-reasoned views on the value of companies based on our own in-house financial modelling. This provides the firm with a robust decision making framework that efficiently balances quantitative and qualitative analysis.
Our Core Values
Environmental, Social & Governance
Our research incorporates the consideration of Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) factors, particularly in relation to how such issues may impact on the returns a company generates over the long term.