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Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Ranked 48 out of 55 in - Global High Yield over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

David Ennett

David Ennett is head of high yield in the Fixed Income team. He joined Kames Capital in 2016 from Standard Life Investments, where he was head of European high yield and manager of the SLI Higher Income Bond Fund and SLI European High Yield Bond Fund. Before that, David worked for Old Mutual Asset Managers, CIBC World Markets and M&G in a variety of analysis and portfolio management roles. He has a degree in Political Science and Economics from the Australian National University in Canberra, and completed an MBA at Imperial College, London.

Jack Holmes

Objective

The primary investment objective is to maximise total return (income plus capital) by investing in a portfolio of predominantly high yield bonds, selected investment grade bonds and cash. The fund may hold sterling and other currency denominated bonds hedged back to sterling. The fund may also invest in deposits, money market instruments, derivative instruments and forward transactions.

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Performance

Global High Yield over : 31/08/2016 - 31/08/2017
  • Rank 48/55 Total Return
  • Rank 30/55 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 40/55 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
46 Aviva Investors Global High Yield Bond Amh GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

5.0%

47 T Rowe Global High Income Bond Qdh GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.5%

48 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.4%

48 SLI Glo SICAV Global High Yield Bond AH GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.4%

50 St James's Place International Corporate Bond Acc GBP

3.9%

Fund Name Currency Risk
28 Wellington Multi-Sector Credit GBP S Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.8

28 Janus Global High Yield U GBP Acc Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.8

30 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.8

31 Putnam Global High Yield Bond S Ins GBP GBP

2.8

32 F&C Maximum Income Bond 1 Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.9

Fund Name Currency Loss
38 Old Mutual Monthly Inc High Yield Bd X GBP Hgd Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.1%

39 OCM Global High Yield Responsible Fund H GBP IA GBP

-1.1%

40 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.1%

41 Wellington Multi-Sector Credit GBP S Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.2%

42 Schroder High Yield Opportunities A Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.2%

42 Legal & General High Income R Acc GBP

-1.2%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.5% 2.0%
2016 8.4% 1.3% 1.9% 4.0% 1.0%
2015 -1.1% 2.5% -0.7% -4.1% 1.2%
2014 4.4% 3.3% 2.2% -1.9% 0.9%
2013 6.1% 1.4% -1.2% 2.5% 3.3%
2012 19.1% 8.1% 0.5% 5.4% 4.0%
2011 2.5% 4.4% 0.5% -6.1% 4.0%
2010 15.2% 6.9% -1.8% 7.7% 1.9%
2009 56.5% 3.0% 23.1% 19.4% 3.4%
2008 -27.1% -4.2% 3.9% -8.3% -20.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. France
  2. Guernsey
  3. Ireland
  4. Jersey
  5. Luxembourg
  6. Malta
  7. Netherlands
  8. Switzerland
  9. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date08/11/2007
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B2496198
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.30%
  • Initial investment0

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Kames bond boost with Ennett in and Milburn back

Kames Capital’s bond team received a boost today with Phil Milburn returning from illness and David Ennett taking on his new role of head of high yield.

Kames's Milburn to extend break for health reasons

Kames Capital’s fixed income star Phil Milburn, who has currently stepped back from fund management for health reasons, is now expected to resume his duties in the second half of the year.

Kames give Milburn co-manager on High Yield Global Bond fund

Kames Capital has named Claire McGuckin as co-manager of its High Yield Global Bond fund alongside Phil Milburn.

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