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Robert Barnard-Smith

Robert Barnard-Smith

About Robert Barnard-Smith

Robert Barnard-Smith began his career as a trainee accountant with Prudential in 1982, switching to Citigroup 4 years later to take on an assistant fund manager role. A year as treasury manager for the NHL Group followed before Schroders appointed him fund manager in 1992. Barnard-Smith’s 9 years with the group included a stint managing the Schroder Corporate Bond. He joined Legal and General in 2001 where he adopts a top-down strategy for the Legal and General Managed Income Trust. Born in Bedfordshire in 1963, Barnard-Smith studied Accountancy and Economics at the Central London University. He counts golf, wine and travel among his main interests.

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  • JRated AAA in Jun 2004
  • JRated AA in Jul 2004
  • ARated AA in Aug 2004
  • SRated AA in Sep 2004
  • ORated AA in Oct 2004
  • NRated AA in Nov 2004
  • DRated AA in Dec 2004


  • JRated AA in Jan 2005


Bonds - Sterling Corporate Bond
over : 31/10/2013 - 31/10/2014

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 31/10/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 8.6% 2.7% 2.5% 2.4% 0.8%

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