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F&C Strategic Bond

Ranked 36 out of 56 in - Sterling Strategic Bond over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

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.

Keith Patton

Objective

The objective is to provide income. The Manager seeks to achieve this by investing mainly in a highly diversified spread of corporate bonds issued by companies and other non-governmental organisations from the major corporate bond markets.

Performance

Sterling Strategic Bond over : 31/07/2013 - 31/07/2014

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/07/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 3.1% 1.8% 1.8% -0.5%
2013 2.9% 1.4% -2.0% 2.1% 1.4%
2012 20.2% 7.5% -0.3% 6.8% 5.0%
2011 -0.7% 3.7% 0.9% -7.8% 2.9%
2010 11.6% 7.4% -2.0% 7.2% -1.0%
2009 39.4% -6.1% 20.7% 18.6% 3.7%
2008 -24.1% -4.1% 1.7% -8.4% -14.9%
2007 0.8% 1.4% -0.2% 0.1% -0.5%
2006 5.6% 1.1% -0.6% 3.2% 1.9%
2005 8.6% 1.1% 2.6% 2.9% 1.8%
2004 11.8% 2.5% -0.2% 4.8% 4.3%
2003 17.5% 3.3% 6.8% 2.1% 4.5%
2002 9.1% 2.8% 2.0% 0.0% 4.1%
2001 8.6% 3.0% 1.1% 0.4% 3.9%
2000 6.6% 0.9% 4.1% 0.3% 1.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Chile
  2. Ireland
  3. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date08/02/2000
  • Share Class size31Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0033145151

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment100,000
  • Min. additional investment5,000

Charges

  • Annual management1.0%
  • 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).