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Henderson Credit Alpha I Gross Acc

Ranked 35 out of 36 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.


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.

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Bond Strategies over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 -2.9% -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 size707Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

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


  • Annual management1.40%
  • Initial investment0

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