Bennelong Funds Management (BFM) is the Group’s thriving boutique funds management business nurturing a growing suite of asset management teams including:
Avoca Investment Management (Australian small caps);
Bennelong Australian Equity Partners (Australian large caps and ex-20);
Bennelong Long Short Equity Management (market neutral hedge fund);
Kardinia Capital (absolute return hedge fund); and
- Bennelong Property Funds Management (property funds).
BFM’s ‘incubator’ business model ensures it can provide a complete range of services to its boutique specialist teams, enabling the asset managers to focus purely on delivering best-of-breed investment outcomes. BFM’s high quality services to each boutique include distribution, marketing and product support, together with licensing, compliance, finance and general management assistance.
Established in 2001 by the Bennelong Group, its original aim was to manage the Group's commercial property and long/short Australian equities investments. Today, Bennelong is a thriving, innovative business nurturing a growing suite of investment management teams.