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Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Ranked 46 out of 53 in - Global High Yield over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

David Ennett

David Ennett joined Kames Capital from Standard Life Investments in 2016. While he was at SLI, David was responsible for all aspects of portfolio construction, stock research and selection and execution of funds using the duration strategy guidance of head of fixed income. Prior to that he was a deputy fund manager at Old Mutual Asset Managers based in London. David graduated from the Australian National University in Canberra with a BA in Political Science and a BA in Microeconomics.

Philip Milburn

Philip Milburn has spent the entirety of his financial career at Kames Capital (formerly AEGON). He constructs a portfolio of between 40 and 60 holdings for his Kames High Yield Bond fund and invests in bonds and only bonds for the High Yield Bond fund. Earlier in his career Milburn spent a year on secondment to Latin American equities and worked as Global Telecoms Coordinator at the group. Born in Nottingham in 1974, Milburn holds a first class masters degree in economics from Edinburgh University. He is a keen sportsman who enjoys squash, 5-a-side football and skiing.

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 : 28/02/2016 - 28/02/2017
  • Rank 46/53 Total Return
  • Rank 17/53 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 34/53 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
44 Aviva Investors Global High Yield Bond Amh GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

12.6%

45 Royal London Global High Yield Bond Z Inc GBP

12.5%

46 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

12.1%

47 UBAM Global High Yield Solution IHD GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

11.5%

48 M&G Feeder of Gl Floating Rate Hg Yld GBP I-H Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

11.2%

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

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.4

16 UBAM Global High Yield Solution IHD GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.4

17 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.4

18 Rogge Global High Yield GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.4

19 Stone Harbor High Yield Bond I GBP Acc GBP

4.5

Fund Name Currency Loss
32 Newton Global High Yield Bond GBP Inc GBP

-1.1%

33 Old Mutual Monthly Inc High Yield Bd X GBP Hgd Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.1%

34 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.1%

35 Wellington Multi-Sector Credit GBP S Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.2%

36 Legal & General High Income R Acc GBP

-1.2%

36 Schroder Monthly High Income A Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.2%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
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

Related News

Kames' Ennett: Trump good for US high yield, but beware Europe

Kames Capital’s head of high yield David Ennett believes the changing political landscape will be a positive for the US, but negative for Europe in 2017.

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).