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Santander Sterling Government Bond II Gr

Ranked 13 out of 28 in - UK Gilt over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

David Scammell

David Scammell graduated from Helsinki University with an MA in statistics and econometrics. He joined Santander in 2013 having spent 10 years at Schroders as a UK fixed income fund manager, covering gilts and index-linked bonds. He also worked at Anchorage Capital Partners, spent five years with the United Bank of Kuwait as head of global fixed income and 10 years working for a number of Central Banks in the area of reserve management, including the Bank of England in London, the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland and the Central Bank of Finland in Helsinki. David has been managing funds for over 20 years and he is an associate of the UK Society of Investment Professionals (UKSIP).


The Fund's investment objective is to maximise return by investing primarily in UK Government Securities.

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UK Gilt over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.4% -1.3% -0.6%
2016 9.8% 4.6% 5.7% 3.9% -4.4%
2015 0.4% 2.1% -3.5% 2.8% -1.0%
2014 13.4% 1.9% 1.3% 3.2% 6.5%
2013 -4.4% 0.6% -3.5% 0.1% -1.6%
2012 2.1% -1.8% 3.3% 1.3% -0.6%
2011 15.5% -0.4% 2.4% 7.5% 5.4%
2010 8.6% 1.8% 5.3% 4.2% -2.8%
2009 -2.0%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date03/07/2009
  • Share Class size297Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B3NX7J47

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment100Mn
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.30%

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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).