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F&C Maximum Income Bond

Ranked 9 out of 41 in - Global 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.

Objective

The objective is to provide income by investing mainly in a diversified spread of high yielding non-investment grade corporate bonds. Moreover, Fund may also invest in other fixed interest securities and derivative contracts (an investment contract between the Fund and a counterparty the value of which is derived from one or more underlying assets) to hedge positions or to manage the fund more efficiently. Furthermore, The Fund normally hedges currency exposure back to sterling. What is more, it may also include exposure to investment grade securities.

Performance

Global High Yield over : 31/07/2014 - 31/07/2015
  • Rank 9/41 Total Return
  • Rank 14/41 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 6/41 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Return
7 PIMCO GIS Global High Yield Bond Inst GBP Hdg Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

2.6%

8 Aviva Investors Global High Yield Bond Ax GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

2.2%

9 F&C Maximum Income Bond 1 Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

2.1%

10 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

1.9%

11 Schroder ISF Global High Yield GBP Hedged I Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

1.7%

11 St James's Place International Corporate Bond Acc

1.7%

Fund Name Risk
12 Julius Baer BF Global High Yield-GBP A

1.1

13 Marlborough High Yield Fixed Interest

1.2

14 F&C Maximum Income Bond 1 Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

1.2

14 AXA WF Global High Yield Bonds I C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

1.2

16 Aviva Investors Global High Yield Bond Ax GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

1.2

16 WMP (Lux) IV Multi-Sector Credit GBP S Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

1.2

Fund Name Loss
4 Schroder Monthly High Income A Acc

-1.7%

5 AllianceBernstein-Short Duration HY Pf A2 GBP H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-1.8%

6 F&C Maximum Income Bond 1 Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-1.8%

7 St James's Place International Corporate Bond Acc

-1.9%

8 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-1.9%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 3.1% -0.9%
2014 3.6% 2.4% 2.4% -1.2% 0.0%
2013 7.6% 2.1% -1.1% 3.0% 3.4%
2012 20.5% 8.6% -0.7% 6.3% 5.0%
2011 -1.4% 4.6% 0.1% -9.1% 3.6%
2010 13.4% 7.9% -3.7% 8.2% 0.9%
2009 49.6% -2.0% 24.2% 18.4% 3.8%
2008 -28.1% -4.8% 3.1% -8.6% -19.8%
2007 1.2% 1.8% 0.3% -0.1% -0.7%
2006 7.1% 1.9% -0.8% 3.2% 2.7%
2005 8.4% 1.6% 1.7% 3.6% 1.3%
2004 13.0% 2.8% 0.1% 4.9% 4.6%
2003 22.4% 4.3% 8.8% 2.8% 4.9%
2002 -5.9% -3.8% -1.3% -6.8% 6.3%
2001 -0.4% 3.6% -1.9% -8.9% 7.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Ireland
  2. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date20/11/2000
  • Share Class size30Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0002053006
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • Annual management1.3%
  • 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).