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Stefan Isaacs

Stefan Isaacs

About Stefan Isaacs

Stefan Isaacs graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University, and joined M&G in 2001. He joined the fund management team in 2006 as an assistant fund manager, and in 2007 he was promoted to fund manager. He is currently the lead manager on the M&G European Corporate Bond and M&G European High Yield Corporate Bond funds.

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Citywire Rating: + rated

2009

  • ONot rated in Oct 2009
  • NNot rated in Nov 2009
  • DNot rated in Dec 2009

2010

  • JNot rated in Jan 2010
  • FNot rated in Feb 2010
  • MNot rated in Mar 2010
  • ANot rated in Apr 2010
  • MNot rated in May 2010
  • JNot rated in Jun 2010
  • JNot rated in Jul 2010
  • ANot rated in Aug 2010
  • SNot rated in Sep 2010
  • ONot rated in Oct 2010
  • NNot rated in Nov 2010
  • DNot rated in Dec 2010

2011

  • JNot rated in Jan 2011
  • FNot rated in Feb 2011
  • MNot rated in Mar 2011
  • ANot rated in Apr 2011
  • MNot rated in May 2011
  • JNot rated in Jun 2011
  • JNot rated in Jul 2011
  • ANot rated in Aug 2011
  • SNot rated in Sep 2011
  • ONot rated in Oct 2011
  • NNot rated in Nov 2011
  • DNot rated in Dec 2011

2012

  • JNot rated in Jan 2012
  • FNot rated in Feb 2012
  • MNot rated in Mar 2012
  • ARated A in Apr 2012
  • MRated A in May 2012
  • JRated A in Jun 2012
  • JNot rated in Jul 2012
  • ANot rated in Aug 2012
  • SNot rated in Sep 2012
  • ORated A in Oct 2012
  • NNot rated in Nov 2012
  • DNot rated in Dec 2012

2013

  • JNot rated in Jan 2013
  • FRated A in Feb 2013
  • MNot rated in Mar 2013
  • ANot rated in Apr 2013
  • MNot rated in May 2013
  • JNot rated in Jun 2013
  • JNot rated in Jul 2013
  • ANot rated in Aug 2013
  • SNot rated in Sep 2013
  • ONot rated in Oct 2013
  • NNot rated in Nov 2013
  • DNot rated in Dec 2013

2014

  • JNot rated in Jan 2014
  • FNot rated in Feb 2014
  • MNot rated in Mar 2014
  • ANot rated in Apr 2014
  • MNot rated in May 2014
  • JNot rated in Jun 2014
  • JNot rated in Jul 2014
  • ANot rated in Aug 2014
  • SNot rated in Sep 2014
  • ONot rated in Oct 2014
  • NNot rated in Nov 2014
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2014

Performance

over : 30/11/2013 - 30/11/2014

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 1.7% -0.9% -1.8%
2013 6.0% 5.2% 0.2% -0.5% 1.2%
2012 10.2% 4.6% -2.9% 3.8% 4.6%
2011 -1.3% 3.1% 3.5% -5.9% -1.6%
2010 2.2% 3.4% -7.9% 8.4% -1.0%

Related News

M&G Optimal Income says size isn't everything as it tops £22bn

M&G Optimal Income deputy fund manager Stefan Isaacs says the £22 billion fund has not set a capacity limit.

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The European Central Bank has cut interest rates for the second time in three months in a bid to boost the eurozone's fragile economic recovery.

M&G's Tomlins unveils high yield fund with rate rise protection

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M&G names James Tomlins as co-manager on £1.3bn bond fund

The former Cazenove manager will work on the High Yield Corporate Bond fund with Stefan Isaacs.

M&G bond fund investors hit by income blunder

M&G has apologised to investors after a tax miscalculation led investors in the firm's High Yield Corporate Bond taking an income hit for December.

M&G bond fund investors hit by income payment glitch

Fund group M&G has continued to be haunted by a glitch which resulted in 32,000 investors receiving more income than they were due earlier this year.

M&G hires HSBC AM high yield specialist for bond team

M&G Investments has beefed up its fixed income team with the hire of Andrius Isciukas from HSBC Asset Management.

M&G's Isaacs: 5 reasons why Cypriot bailout is insane in the brain

Citywire A-rated manager decodes what investors need to know about the latest twist in the eurozone debt story.

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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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