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Janus Henderson Credit Alpha I Acc

Ranked 19 out of 40 in - Bond Strategies over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Thomas Hanson

Thomas Hanson is currently a portfolio manager at Henderson Global Investors who he joined in October 2015. Prior to this Thomas was a portfolio manager and an analyst in the European credit and UK fixed income team at Lazard Asset Management Limited. He began working in the investment field in 2000, when he joined Lazard and worked in various aspects of portfolio management before joining the UK fixed income team in July 2005. Thomas has a BA (Hons) in French and Management Studies from the University of Reading, which included a year studying finance and economics at Université Paris Dauphine. He is a CFA charterholder.

Tom Ross

Norwegian Thomas Ross currently runs the fund Henderson Credit Alpha fund. He describes his investment style as fundamental and invests in his own strategies and uses derivatives obtaining a turnover between a 35-50%. Thomas graduated from Universtity with a degree in biology and holds the Investment Management Certificate and the CFA designation. Away from fund managements his interests are rugby and skiing among others.

Objective

The Fund aims to generate positive returns by taking directional, relative value, structural and tactical positions in corporate bonds, asset backed securities, preference shares, equities, secured loans credit default swaps, as well as other permitted derivative instruments. The Fund may invest the property in transferable securities, money market instruments, derivatives and forward transactions, deposits and units in collective investment schemes.

Showing fund performance in United Kingdom View performance globally

Performance

Bond Strategies over : 30/04/2017 - 30/04/2018
  • Rank 19/40 Total Return
  • Rank 20/40 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 11/40 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
17 Hermes Multi Strategy Credit F GBP Dist Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

0.9%

18 GAM Star Emerging Market Rates GBP Acc GBP

0.8%

19 Janus Henderson Credit Alpha I Acc GBP

0.8%

20 Threadneedle Credit Opps Ret 1 Acc GBP Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

0.7%

21 Payden Absolute Return Bond GBP Acc GBP

0.7%

Fund Name Currency Risk
18 Pictet TR - Kosmos-HI GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.3

19 GAM Multibond - Absolute Return Bd-GBP A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.4

20 Janus Henderson Credit Alpha I Acc GBP

1.4

21 Threadneedle Absolute Return Bond Ret Gross Acc GBP

1.5

22 Hermes Multi Strategy Credit F GBP Dist Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.5

22 Vontobel Fund TwentyFour Abs Ret Credit Fund N GBP

1.5

Fund Name Currency Loss
9 Pictet TR - Kosmos-HI GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.7%

9 JPM Income Opportunity A (perf) Dis GBP Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.7%

11 Muzinich LongShortCreditYield GBP Acc Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.7%

11 Janus Henderson Credit Alpha I Acc GBP

-0.7%

13 Legg Mason Brandywine Glo Credit Opps GBP Acc Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.7%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.4%
2017 -3.0% -2.9% -0.1% -0.1% 0.1%
2016 -1.6% -2.5% 0.1% 0.5% 0.3%
2015 -0.3% 1.5% 0.2% -1.7% -0.3%
2014 0.5% 0.7% 0.5% -0.6% -0.1%
2013 4.1% 1.2% 0.0% 1.3% 1.6%
2012 7.6% 1.4% 2.0% 0.8% 3.1%
2011 0.0% 2.1% 0.3% -2.6% 0.2%
2010 9.6% 6.1% -0.8% 4.1% -0.1%
2009 27.2% -0.1% 12.7% 6.7% 6.0%
2008 -2.8% 0.7% 1.7% -3.3% -1.9%
2007 0.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Belgium
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Spain
  5. Sweden
  6. Switzerland
  7. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date02/07/2007
  • Share Class size738Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B1XDHY55

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment100Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment10,000

Charges

  • Annual management1.40%
  • Initial investment1.4

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