|Aims to provide income and capital growth.
At least 70% invested in a broad range of fixed income instruments of issuers
globally either denominated in Sterling or other currencies. Exposure to non-Sterling
denominated debt securities will be largely hedged back to Sterling.
Has the freedom to invest in any geographies, market sectors, industries.
Up to 50% may be invested in high-yielding, lower quality bonds which will not be
required to meet minimum rating standards.
May invest in units of other investment funds.
Investments may be made in bonds issued in currencies other than the fund’s
reference currency. Exposure to currencies may be hedged, for example with
currency forward contracts. The reference currency is the currency used for reporting
and may be different from the dealing currency.
Can invest in bonds issued by governments, companies and other bodies.
Can use derivatives with the aim of risk or cost reduction or to generate additional
capital or income in line with the fund's risk profile.
The fund has discretion in its choices of investments within its objectives and policies.
Income is accumulated in the share price.
Shares can usually be bought and sold each business day of the fund.
This fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to sell their shares in the
fund within 5 years. Investment in the fund should be regarded as a long-term
|Austria, Belgium, Bahrain, Switzerland, Chile, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Jersey, Republic Of Korea, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Oman, Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Singapore, Slovakia, Sweden |