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F&C Extra Income Bond

Ranked 9 out of 16 in - Sterling High Yield over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Chris Brils

London-based Chris Brils is Head of Global High Yield at F&C. In 1998 Chris started his investment career at ABN AMRO Asset Management where he was Head of European High Yield until 2008. He moved to Pall Mall Investment Management and served as Head of High Yield prior to joining F&C in 2011. Chris studied at Wageningen Agricultural University and Nyenrode University in the Netherlands. He is a CFA Charterholder and member of UKSIP.

Rebecca Seabrook

Rebecca Seabrook graduated with a BA in accounting and finance from the University of Wales. She started her career as a credit analyst with London and Manchester and went on to join Friends Ivory & Sime as a fund manager. Rebecca later joined Rothschild Asset Management before joining F&C in 2001 where she is currently a director and co-head of UK Credit. She is a member of the UKSIP and holds the IIMR qualification.


The Fund aims to maximise income through investment primarily in fixed interest securities while seeking to control excessive credit risk.The Fund will invest predominantly in sterling and euro denominated fixed interest securities which have varying levels of credit risk. While maintaining a high level of income, the aim will be to achieve a wide degree of diversification.


Sterling High Yield over : 31/08/2014 - 31/08/2015
  • Rank 9/16 Total Return
  • Rank 7/16 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 8/16 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Loss
6 Aviva Investors High Yield SC 1 Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


7 Standard Life Inv Higher Income Ret Acc


8 F&C Extra Income Bond 1 Inc


9 Aviva Investors Higher Income Plus SC 1 Inc


10 Kames High Yield Bond Acc B

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 2.7% -2.3%
2014 6.9% 2.5% 2.6% 0.4% 1.4%
2013 7.0% 2.4% -1.1% 2.9% 2.7%
2012 21.7% 8.0% -0.7% 7.3% 5.8%
2011 -0.8% 3.8% 0.8% -7.9% 2.9%
2010 12.0% 7.8% -2.0% 7.2% -1.1%
2009 38.0% -8.3% 21.8% 18.8% 4.1%
2008 -26.3% -4.8% 1.1% -8.2% -16.6%
2007 0.5% 1.2% -0.4% 0.2% -0.5%
2006 5.0% 0.9% -0.7% 3.3% 1.6%
2005 8.9% 1.6% 2.7% 2.6% 1.7%
2004 11.9% 2.6% -0.4% 4.6% 4.7%
2003 17.6% 3.6% 7.5% 1.9% 3.6%
2002 0.5% -1.5% -0.2% -1.7% 4.0%
2001 3.7% 3.8% -0.4% -4.0% 4.6%
2000 0.2% 1.1% 0.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Chile
  2. Ireland
  3. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date17/01/2000
  • Share Class size60Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0009455436

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. additional investment50


  • Annual management1.00%
  • Initial investment5

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in GBP).