Antares Elite Opportunities Fund


Based in Australia, Antares is wholly focussed on delivering performance for investors through an investment approach underpinned by dedication, experience and discipline. Antares recognise and are ready for market uncertainty, and believe great performance is achieved through a focus on both risk and return.

The Antares Elite Opportunities Fund is an actively managed Australian share fund which aims to enhance returns by investing in a highly concentrated portfolio of Australian companies. The Fund’s objective is to outperform the S&P/ASX 200 Accumulation Index by 4% per annum (before fees) over a rolling 5 year period.

The portfolio management team consists of

Nick Pashias
B.E. (Hons), Ph.D. (Chem Eng), M. App. Fin
Co-Head of Equities

Key responsibilities:
Nick is the Co-Head of Equities, the Portfolio Manager of the Elite Opportunities Fund and the Core Opportunities portfolios and the Deputy Portfolio Manager of the High Growth Shares Fund.


John Guadagnuolo
B.Com & B.A. (Hons), Ph.D.
Investment Manager

Key responsibilities:
John is Portfolio Manager of the Antares Equities external mandates and the Ex-20 Australian Equities SMA portfolio. In addition he is the Deputy Portfolio Manager for the Elite Opportunities Fund. John is also responsible for researching stocks in the Transport, Retail and Online Media sectors.


Andrew Hamilton
B.E. (Hons), CFA Charterholder
Head of Research

Key responsibilities:
Andrew is the Head of Research. He is also responsible for managing the institutional 50 Leaders portfolio and is Deputy Portfolio Manager for the Elite Opportunities Fund. Andrew is also responsible for researching stocks in the Energy and Healthcare sectors. He has previously covered Insurance, Building Materials, Transport, Infrastructure and Utilities sectors.

Latest investment report

The Fund is an actively managed concentrated portfolio of equities listed (or expected to be listed) on the Australian share market. The Fund’s objective is to outperform the Benchmark by 4% per annum (before fees) over rolling 5 year periods.

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Latest Videos

20 May 2016

Searching for the hidden gems during restless markets

20 May 2016 - Antares Elite Opportunities Portfolio Manager Nick Pashias discusses the recent market friction and the need for a slightly different perspective when searching for the next 'diamond in the rough.'

19 Jun 2015

Surprising stocks that yield returns

30 Jun 2015 - Antares Elite Opportunities Fund Portfolio Manager Nick Pashias discusses how the fund’s contrarian approach can identify surprising stock choices.

Find out more

For more information on Antares Capital or the Antares Elite Opportunities Fund please visit or contact Client Services via phone on 1300 730 355 or via email to


The information provided is of a general nature and has been prepared without taking account of your individual investment objectives, financial situation or particular investment needs. It is not intended as financial advice to retail clients. Before making an investment decision, you should consider the appropriateness of the information, having regard to your objectives, financial situation and needs. We recommend you consult with your financial adviser, who can help you determine how best to achieve your financial goals and whether investing in a fund is appropriate for you. Investment in the Antares Investment Funds will only be made upon receipt of a completed application form from the current PDS, a copy of which can be obtained from Antares. Antares Australian Equities Fund ARSN 090 827 802. Antares Capital Partners Limited ABN 85 066 081 114 Level 20, 8 Exhibition Street, Melbourne VIC 3000 GPO Box 2007, Melbourne VIC 3001 Telephone: (03) 9220 0300 Facsimile: (03) 9220 0333 Email: Website:


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