Register to get unlimited access to Citywire’s fund manager database. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond

Ranked 117 out of 121 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Christine Johnson

Christine Johnson is head of fixed income and a fund manager at Old Mutual Global Investors. She started as a credit analyst at Royal & Sun Alliance in 2000, one year later she moved to Investec as a high yield bond fund manager. In 2004, Christine moved to Halbis and served as a senior fund manager until she joined Old Mutual in 2010. Christine holds a degree in Economics from Manchester University. She likes skiing and competitive offshore sailing during her spare time.

Hinesh Patel

Objective

To produce an attractive level of income together with capital appreciation by investing in a diversified international portfolio of fixed and variable rate bond investments, including convertible securities. The fund will vary the currencies in which it invests to enable it to achieve its objective.

Showing fund performance in United Kingdom View performance globally

Performance

Global over : 30/04/2015 - 30/04/2016
  • Rank 117/121 Total Return
  • Rank 62/121 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 106/121 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
115 Calamos Global High Income I GBP Dis GBP

-4.3%

116 Aberdeen Global High Yield Bond Fund A Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-4.5%

117 Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond A Inc GBP

-4.8%

118 Nomura Funds Ireland-Global Dynamic Bond ID GBPH

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-5.3%

119 Legg Mason Brandywine Glo Credit Opps GBP Acc Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-6.7%

Fund Name Currency Risk
60 Morgan Stanley Global Fixed Income Opps ZH GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.4

61 Mirabaud-Global Strategic Bond Fund-AH Cap GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.6

62 Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond A Inc GBP

4.7

63 Waverton Global Bond A GBP GBP

4.8

64 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.9

64 JPM Global Bond Opportunities B Net Acc GBP

4.9

Fund Name Currency Loss
104 Nikko AM World Bank Green A GBP GBP

-7.0%

105 PIMCO GIS Capital Securities Inst GBP Hdg Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-7.2%

106 Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond A Inc GBP

-7.4%

107 Nomura Funds Ireland-Global Dynamic Bond ID GBPH

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-7.8%

108 Legg Mason Brandywine Gl FI A GBP Inc (S) H (AH)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-7.8%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 3.0%
2015 -4.8% 3.8% -4.6% -3.5% -0.4%
2014 -2.4% -2.6% -1.3% 1.3% 0.2%
2013 -1.2% 4.2% -5.1% -0.6% 0.5%
2012 5.5% 0.6% 3.5% -0.9% 2.2%
2011 3.5% -0.5% -0.7% 5.0% -0.2%
2010 11.4% 5.6% 3.3% 6.1% -3.7%
2009 15.4% -0.7% 3.7% 14.7% -2.2%
2008 25.1% 5.8% -2.1% 3.3% 16.9%
2007 6.8% 1.3% -3.1% 4.2% 4.4%
2006 -4.3% -0.8% -2.5% 1.0% -2.1%
2005 5.4% -0.9% 3.6% 1.8% 0.9%
2004 3.9% -1.5% -1.6% 4.4% 2.7%
2003 6.3% 5.6% 2.7% -1.0% -1.1%
2002 10.9% 0.8% 5.0% 1.3% 3.5%
2001 6.2% 4.0% 0.1% 2.1% -0.1%
2000 12.4% 0.2% 6.1% 0.8% 4.9%
1999 -4.2% -0.3% -2.3% -3.2% 1.7%
1998 13.2% 3.1% 2.5% 2.5% 4.5%
1997 11.9% 0.9% 4.4% 4.8% 1.5%
1996 5.6% -1.2% 2.5% 2.8% 1.5%
1995 6.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/11/1991
  • Share Class size15Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B1XG7L17

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment250

Charges

  • Annual management1.00%
  • Initial investment3.5

Related News

Stewart Cowley to leave OMGI in fixed income restructure

Citywire A-rated Stewart Cowley (pictured) is to leave Old Mutual Global Investors this summer in a restructure of the firm's fixed income team.

Stewart Cowley: we can be heroes – just for one day

It's been quite a year for Old Mutual Global Investors' bond guru and he draws inspiration from his pet dog Toby as he gears up for 2015.

Stewart Cowley: 'If that’s wrong, I don’t want to be right'

As the chapter of quantative easing finally draws to a close in the US, how much have we benefited and will we really miss it?

Stewart Cowley: the stupidity of crowds

'The crowd isn’t being so wise today if you are a market rationalist,' says Old Mutual Global Investors' bond guru as he gets irked by irrational low bond yield levels.  

Stewart Cowley: through a glass darkly

In his latest piece for wealth manager Stewart Cowley explains why he is standing by his negative duration call even though it's been detrimental to performance of late.  

Stewart Cowley: letter to Mark Carney

Old Mutual's bond guru has some advice for Carney one year after he took the helm at the Bank of England.

Stewart Cowley: disappearing foam line - this far no further!!

Courtesy of QE, US households are richer than ever. What will happen when the music stops asks Old Mutual's bond guru.

Stewart Cowley: Manchester United 1 – Capitalism 0

Old Mutual Global Investors bond guru is struggling to comprehend the mass of words written on inequality lately.

Stewart Cowley: the extraction of wisdom

As Old Mutual's bond guru recovers from a wisdom tooth operation, he anticipates a whole new taste sensation from markets after Mario Draghi finally 'gets it'.  

Stewart Cowley: Oh bother!

In his latest column, Old Mutual fixed income and macro head Stewart Cowley is concerned about the desperate income scramble and ridicules the 'everything goes on forever' notion.

...more...

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