Essentials: Strategic Fixed Income overview



In this ‘Essentials’ video, John Pattullo and Jenna Barnard, Co-Heads of Strategic Fixed Income, provide an overview of their strategies, their differentiating factors and the benefits of active management.

The team employ two strategies — income and total return, although the latter also has a significant income element. In the UK, Fixed Interest Monthly Income Fund and the Preference & Bond Fund fall into the first category with Strategic Bond Fund in the second. Both strategies are shaped by the team’s refusal to follow consensual thinking, preferring to search for a different angle or viewpoint in order to unearth new opportunities.

‘Margaret’ refers to a fictitious investor but someone who represents the needs of the average investor within the income strategies. The team’s client-first mentality means all decisions made should also serve the best interests of investors represented by ‘Margaret’.

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Past performance is not a guide to future performance. The value of an investment and the income from it can fall as well as rise and you may not get back the amount originally invested.

The information in this article does not qualify as an investment recommendation.

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