In-House Investment Management Services

Aditum Global Sukuk Fund

A conservative portfolio with proven downside protection during times of market turmoil, whilst still participating in the upside when markets recover.

Fund Information
Domicile​
Luxembourg
Regulatory Framework
UCITS - SICAV
Investment Manager ​
Aditum Investment Management Limited
Portfolio Managers
Manoj Mahadev, Omer Chowdhry
Shari’a Advisor
Dar Al Sharia
Geographical Focus
Global
Fund Type​
Global Sukuk
Structure​
Open Ended
Currency​
USD​
Inception Date​
16 November 2020
Dealing Frequency
Daily
Redemption Notice
1 Business Day
Lock Up
None
Dividend Frequency (Inc. share classes only)
Monthly

The Global Sukuk Fund will invest in a diversified portfolio of Sukuk both in the MENA region and Globally. The Fund aims to achieve regular income as well as capital growth, with certain share classes making income distributions on a monthly basis. The Fund will achieve diversification by investing in a basket of eligible asset-based Sukuk with various maturities, from a variety of issuers.

Investment Strategy
The investment strategy is guided by the investment team’s three core beliefs:

Active Investment Management & Investment Diversification

A portfolio of diversified, actively managed Fixed Income assets that has the potential to generate attractive returns over a full market cycle.

Fundamental Research

Detailed fundamental assessments of each issuer in the market by a locally based experienced investment team combined with rigorous credit research.

Risk Allocation

A thoughtful allocation of risk in investment portfolios can be a significant component of successful realization of capital appreciation.

Manoj Mahadev

Head of Fixed Income

Manoj Mahadev joined Aditum in November 2020 and is a seasoned portfolio manager with over two decades of experience spanning global markets, Mr. Mahadev has held a number of senior positions during his career, recently Senior Dealer in the Treasury division of RAK Bank as well as Head of Marketable Securities at Arab Banking Corporation where he played a major role in the set-up of the DCM business.  He also spent 8 years at Emirates NBD as Head of Trading.

Omer Chowdhry

Fixed Income Portfolio Manager

Omer Chowdhry is an experienced portfolio manager with over 16 years of portfolio management and trading experience, with considerable expertise covering Global Fixed Income Markets and Equities. Prior to joining Aditum in April 2021, Mr. Chowdhry spent 5 years at Union National Bank as AVP and Manager in their Treasury and Investment Department. He also spent 5 years as Senior Equity Trader at T3 Trading Group, New York.

Mr. Chowdhry holds a BSc Mathematics from University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and MBA from Cornell University.

Fund Snapshot
Fund Information
Domicile​
Luxembourg
Regulatory Framework
UCITS - SICAV
Investment Manager ​
Aditum Investment Management Limited
Portfolio Managers
Manoj Mahadev, Omer Chowdhry
Shari’a Advisor
Dar Al Sharia
Geographical Focus
Global
Fund Type​
Global Sukuk
Structure​
Open Ended
Currency​
USD​
Inception Date​
16 November 2020
Dealing Frequency
Daily
Redemption Notice
1 Business Day
Lock Up
None
Dividend Frequency (Inc. share classes only)
Monthly
Objective and Strategy

The Global Sukuk Fund will invest in a diversified portfolio of Sukuk both in the MENA region and Globally. The Fund aims to achieve regular income as well as capital growth, with certain share classes making income distributions on a monthly basis. The Fund will achieve diversification by investing in a basket of eligible asset-based Sukuk with various maturities, from a variety of issuers.

Investment Strategy
The investment strategy is guided by the investment team’s three core beliefs:

Active Investment Management & Investment Diversification

A portfolio of diversified, actively managed Fixed Income assets that has the potential to generate attractive returns over a full market cycle.

Fundamental Research

Detailed fundamental assessments of each issuer in the market by a locally based experienced investment team combined with rigorous credit research.

Risk Allocation

A thoughtful allocation of risk in investment portfolios can be a significant component of successful realization of capital appreciation.

Investment Team

Manoj Mahadev

Head of Fixed Income

Manoj Mahadev joined Aditum in November 2020 and is a seasoned portfolio manager with over two decades of experience spanning global markets, Mr. Mahadev has held a number of senior positions during his career, recently Senior Dealer in the Treasury division of RAK Bank as well as Head of Marketable Securities at Arab Banking Corporation where he played a major role in the set-up of the DCM business.  He also spent 8 years at Emirates NBD as Head of Trading.

Omer Chowdhry

Fixed Income Portfolio Manager

Omer Chowdhry is an experienced portfolio manager with over 16 years of portfolio management and trading experience, with considerable expertise covering Global Fixed Income Markets and Equities. Prior to joining Aditum in April 2021, Mr. Chowdhry spent 5 years at Union National Bank as AVP and Manager in their Treasury and Investment Department. He also spent 5 years as Senior Equity Trader at T3 Trading Group, New York.

Mr. Chowdhry holds a BSc Mathematics from University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and MBA from Cornell University.

Disclaimer

This information has been provided in good faith and from sources believed to be reliable but no guarantee is given as to its accuracy. Past performance is no guarantee of future returns and investors may get back less than the amount originally invested. The value of investments can go down as well as up.

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