Recent Awards

Platinum Asset Management

Morningstar Australian Fund Manager of the Year 2018.

Morningstar Fund Manager of the Year: International Equities Category Australia 2018

 

A$20,000 invested in the Platinum International Fund in 1995 would now be worth A$307,594 1, 2

Reflections on investing

Ever found yourself misjudging someone on first impressions?

Stocks are the same – take a careful look before you leap to a conclusion.

One of Australia’s most trusted managers of international equities

Why invest in international equities

Why invest in international equities

Reasons to invest with Platinum

Reasons to invest with Platinum

Be an instinctively better investor

Be an instinctively better investor

"When you buy a stock, you become part-owner of a living organism. ‘Your’ company is a team of people with certain leadership, values, energy and personality. You need to understand what makes it tick, rather than focus on numbers alone."

Kerr Neilson

Founder & Director, Platinum Asset Management

"The significance of initial valuation to total return should not be underplayed. A higher valuation at the time of investment not only reduces the initial earnings and dividend yield the investor receives, but also reduces the margin of safety. The higher the starting valuation, the greater the risk that a downward ‘re-rating’ will overwhelm the company’s growth in earnings."

Andrew Clifford

Co-Founder, CEO & CIO, Platinum Asset Management

"The market is driven by fashion, fear and greed. These are deeply etched aspects of the human psyche and we try to control our own and exploit others'."

Kerr Neilson

Founder & Director, Platinum Asset Management

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Proposed change to franking credits

By Platinum Asset Management,

The proposed legislative change would result in unfair outcomes disadvantaging investors in LICs. Investors have an opportunity to voice concerns at public hearings.

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A Conversation with Kerr Neilson about Investing
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A Conversation with Kerr Neilson about Investing

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Macro Overview - December 2018 Platinum's CEO & CIO Andrew Clifford looks back on 2018 as well as the prospects for 2019. https://t.co/B33SJ99gI5 https://t.co/rSDssOEP3Z
A recent interview Kerr Neilson, founder of Platinum Asset Management, conducted with Mark Draper from GEM Capital. Kerr answers questions about his long-standing career in funds management and what he has learnt along the way. https://t.co/3OeB4HWJCx https://t.co/CMjBeNCZve
If you’re at #NC2019 today, swing by the LIC stand (28) to talk global investing with Platinum Investment Specialist Julian McCormack