Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 103.01 Day Change GBX -1.07 (-1.03%)
Price Date 28 Jun 2017 Crown Rating 3
Shares Class Inc. Yield 6.86 %
Total Expense Ratio 1.70 Fund Size 272,522,400.00
Launch Date 30/06/2006 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.50 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 1,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 1.70
ISIN GB00B1XDJQ12 Min TopUp (£) 100.00

Fund Objective

The Fund aims to provide income with the opportunity for long term capital growth primarily through investment in public sector, sovereign and corporate bonds issued by emerging market borrowers and in derivatives the underlying assets of which are public sector, sovereign and corporate bonds issued by emerging market borrowers.

Fund Managers

Peter Eerdmans
Peter is co-head of Emerging Market Fixed Income at Investec Asset Management. He is jointly responsible with Werner Gey van Pittius for all global emerging market debt strategies. Peter is also responsible for Asian markets within the team. Peter joined Investec Asset Management in 2005 from Watson Wyatt, where he was responsible for bond and currency manager research. Prior to his time at Watson Wyatt, he spent six years as a senior portfolio manager responsible for global bond management at Robeco, where he helped develop the credit process and lead on numerous projects improving the process and tools of the department. He graduated in 1995 with a Masters degree in Econometrics from Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Werner Gey van Pittius
Werner is co-head of Emerging Market Fixed Income at Investec Asset Management. He is jointly responsible with Peter Eerdmans for all global emerging market debt strategies. Werner is also responsible for the former CIS, Middle Eastern and African markets within the team. He moved to London from Cape Town where he was a fixed income quantitative analyst and managed Investec Asset Management’s asset and liability matching book. Prior to Investec Asset Management, Werner played professional rugby in concurrence with academic programmes. Werner holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Insurance Science) degree from the University of Pretoria, a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree in Financial Economics from the University of Stellenbosch and a Master of Science degree in Applied Statistics from Oxford University. In addition, Werner obtained the Society of Technical Analysts diploma and was awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation from the CFA Institute in 2006.