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The Recommended rating indicates that Lonsec has strong conviction the financial product can generate risk adjusted returns in line with relevant objectives. The Financial product is considered an appropriate entry point to this asset class or strategy. The Investment Grade rating indicates that Lonsec has conviction the financial product can generate risk adjusted returns in line with relevant objectives.
However, if applicable, Lonsec believes the financial product has fewer competitive advantages than its peers. The Fund Watch rating indicates that no new investment into this financial product is recommended. The Redeem rating indicates the financial product is no longer considered worthy of investment for any time period and investors should immediately redeem units from the financial product, subject to seeking financial advice. The Screened Out rating indicates that Lonsec currently does not have conviction that the financial product can generate risk adjusted returns in line with relevant objectives.
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