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Legal & General Dynamic Bond R Acc

Ranked 40 out of 59 in - Sterling Strategic Bond over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Omar Saeed

Shahzada Omar Saeed joined LGIM as a senior portfolio manager in February 2015. Previously Saeed was head of global high yield at Swisscanto Asset Management AG having joined the company in November 2009, and prior to this he was a Euro high yield investment manager at Western Asset Management. He graduated from Southeastern University in Washington DC and has an MBA from Greenwich University.


To provide a combination of income and growth. The fund will invest between 80% and 100% in bonds and/or derivatives and/or cash. The bonds may have a fixed or variable rate of income. The bonds that the fund invests in may be investment grade or sub-investment grade. The bonds held may be issued by companies or governments and may be issued in the UK or overseas. 35% or more of the fund can be invested in bonds issued by the government of any one of various countries or by any one of various international organisations. This fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to withdraw their money within 5 years.

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Sterling Strategic Bond over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 3.5% 0.6% -0.1% 2.1% 0.9%
2016 -1.0% 0.6% 0.6% -0.3% -1.8%
2015 0.5% 2.2% -0.3% 1.2% -2.5%
2014 3.1% 2.5% 2.6% -0.8% -1.1%
2013 5.6% 2.1% -0.7% 1.8% 2.3%
2012 15.4% 6.4% -0.3% 4.9% 3.6%
2011 -2.5% 3.3% -0.3% -7.6% 2.5%
2010 9.5% 6.0% -2.0% 7.1% -1.6%
2009 43.7% 5.7% 14.7% 14.2% 3.8%
2008 -0.3% -2.2% -0.3% -1.5% 3.7%
2007 -0.1% 0.4%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date30/04/2007
  • Share Class size435Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment50


  • Annual management1.42%
  • 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).