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Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Ranked 43 out of 66 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 : 30/04/2017 - 30/04/2018
  • Rank 43/66 Total Return
  • Rank 15/66 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 20/66 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
41 GAM Multibond - Global High Yield Bd-GBP A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.6%

42 Muzinich Global High Yield Hedged GBP Acc A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.6%

43 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.4%

44 Neuberger Berman Global HY Bond GBP Z (PF) Acc Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.4%

45 PIMCO GIS Global High Yield Bond Inst GBP Hdg Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.4%

Fund Name Currency Risk
13 M&G Global Floating Rate High Yield GBP A-H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.8

13 Barings Global High Yield Credit Stgs A GBP Dis GBP

1.8

15 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.8

16 Royal London Global High Yield Bond Z Inc GBP

1.8

17 St James's Place International Corporate Bond Acc GBP

1.8

Fund Name Currency Loss
19 Schroder High Yield Opportunities A Acc GBP

-1.4%

20 Kames High Yield Global Bond A Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.4%

21 Royal London Global High Yield Bond Z Inc GBP

-1.4%

22 Janus Henderson HF Global HiYld Bond Z3 HGBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.4%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -1.0%
2017 4.5% 1.5% 2.0% 0.8% 0.1%
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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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).