Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register to get unlimited access to all of Citywire’s Fund Manager database. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

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

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

James Tomlins (pictured) has become co-manager of the M&G High Yield Corporate Bond fund, which he will run alongside existing manager Stefan Isaacs.

In his new capacity Tomlins will focus on stock selection for the £1.3 billion fund.   

'The M&G High Yield Corporate Bond fund has evolved into a global proposition, requiring greater investment resource to cover the larger investable universe.' Jim Leaviss, head of retail fixed interest at M&G Investments, said.

'James will largely be responsible for bottom-up stock selection, while Stefan will largely be responsible for duration strategy and regional asset allocation.'

Tomlins joined M&G in 2011 and became manager of the M&G European High Yield Bond fund and deputy manager of M&G High Yield Corporate Bond fund later that year. He previously worked at Cazenove Capital Management.

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.

Related Fund Managers

Jim Leaviss
Jim Leaviss
10/11 in Bonds - Sterling Inflation Linked (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 8.41%
Stefan Isaacs
Stefan Isaacs
8/8 in Bonds - Sterling High Yield (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 26.86%
James Tomlins
James Tomlins
9/9 in Bonds - Europe High Yield (Performance over 3 years) Average Total Return: 15.49%
Citywire TV
Citywire TV
Brewin's Gutteridge & Foster talk property with Standard Life's Baggaley

Brewin's Gutteridge & Foster talk property with Standard Life's Baggaley

Gutteridge and Foster discuss UK commercial property with Jason Baggaley, manager of the Standard Life Property Income investment trust

Brewin's Gutteridge asks Odey's Tim Bond two tough questions

Brewin's Gutteridge asks Odey's Tim Bond two tough questions

Gutteridge puts the heat on Odey's asset allocation maestro with a couple of tough questions.

Brewin's Foster & Gutteridge: searching for the yield of dreams

Brewin's Foster & Gutteridge: searching for the yield of dreams

Guy Foster and Ben Gutteridge discuss the latest upbeat US payroll report and how it has increased the probability of a first hike in interest rates in June.

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Profile: Creechurch Capital’s CEO on going the extra mile in a crowded market

Profile: Creechurch Capital’s CEO on going the extra mile in a crowded market

Growing a business is the main aim of many company owners but managing that growth in a controlled way is just as important

Wealth Manager on Twitter