M&G European Corporate Bond A Acc

Buy/Sell Price  (as of 20/02/2018) £1.1212   Day Change :  -0.38%     Fund Code:  MGCEA 

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Stefan Isaacs started at M&G in 2001 and was promoted to corporate bond dealer specialising in high yield bonds and euro denominated credit. He joined the fund management team in 2006 as an assistant fund manager covering high yield and European investment grade for M&G's fixed interest fund range. He was appointed fund manager of the M&G European Corporate Bond Fund in April 2007 and the M&G High Yield Corporate Bond Fund in October 2010. Stefan graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with a degree in international business and French.
Investment HouseM&G
Fund ProviderM&G Group
ManagerStefan Isaacs   Biography

Fund Objective The Fund aims to provide income and capital growth. At least 70% of the Fund is invested in investment grade corporate bonds denominated in any European currency. The Fund may also invest in high yield corporate bonds, government and public securities denominated in any European currency. The Funds exposure to bonds, government and other public securities may be gained through the use of derivatives. Derivatives may also be used for efficient portfolio management. The Fund may also invest in collective investment schemes, other transferable securities, cash, near cash, other money market instruments, warrants and other derivative instruments which may be denominated in any major global currency. More than 70% of the Fund will be in euro or hedged back to euro.

Key Statistics

Fund Status
Fund TypeOEIC
12-Month NAV High £1.18
12-Month NAV Low £1.04
Fund Comparative Index -
Morningstar CategoryTMEUR Corporate Bond
Dividend FrequencyQuarterly
Distribution Yield0.95%
Underlying Yield0.95%

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 as of  31/01/2018
Overall4 star
3 Years3 star
5 Years3 star
10 Years4 star

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