Quick Stats

Mid Price GBX 55.50 Day Change GBX -0.26 (-0.47%)
Price Date 18 Jan 2019 Crown Rating 2
Shares Class Inc. Yield 0.60 %
Last Ex-Dividend Date 03 September 2018 Dividend Frequency Semi-annually
Sector UK Gilts Fund Size 26,300,000.00
Launch Date 01/05/1986 Standard Initial Charge 0.00%
Ongoing cost 0.71% Annual Management Charge 0.50%
ISIN GB00B5MP5686 Sedol B5MP568

Fund Objective

The fund aims to provide income by investing in mainly UK Government securities. The fund is actively managed by our investment teams who may also invest a proportion of assets in other bonds (e.g. government backed securities, overseas government bonds, index-linked gilts, corporate bonds and floating rate notes (FRNs) and/ or money market instruments) in order to take advantage of opportunities they have identified.

Fund Managers

Philip Laing
Philip joined Standard Life Investments in 2001 and has over 20 years investment experience. He is responsible for co-ordinating the management of the Government Rates team with specific fund responsibilities covering institutional pooled bond funds, segregated bond mandates and Standard Life Group funds. He also contributes to the management of the aggregate bond funds with additional input into the global absolute returns process. Philip is heavily involved in the development of our Rates team process and marketing our capabilities to consultants and third party clients.
Liam O'Donnell
Liam O’Donnell - Liam joined Standard Life Investments in 2010 and is responsible for running a number of institutional and retail government bond funds. Prior to joining Standard Life Investments, Liam worked as a research analyst at Abbey Capital. He holds a BSc in Theoretical Physics from Trinity College, Dublin, and is a CFA Charter holder.