Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 107.00 Day Change GBX -0.05 (-0.05%)
Price Date 18 Jan 2018 Crown Rating 2
Shares Class Inc. Yield 4.71 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.32 Fund Size 402,450,300.00
Launch Date 04/10/1999 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 0.30 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 10,000,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.32
ISIN GB0008531526 Min TopUp (£) 500,000.00

Fund Objective

The Fund aims to pay a high income by investment in a broad range of bonds.

Fund Managers

Chris Higham
Chris Higham is the head of Credit Multi-Strategy Fixed Income. He joined Aviva investors in 2007. Chris oversees a range of bond funds which invest across fixed-income assets, including investment-grade corporates, high-yield corporates, government, and emerging markets bonds. During 2013 the Aviva Investors Managed High Income Fund was awarded the Lipper Fund award within the Bond-Global High Yield category. In 2014 the Aviva Investors Strategic Bond Fund was the winner of the Investment Advisor 100 club Sterling Strategic Bond Fund of the year. Chris has managed the Strategic Bond Fund from launch in 2008. Chris has extensive investment experience. Prior to joining Aviva Investors he worked as a portfolio manager for Old Mutual Asset Managers. He joined the industry as a credit analyst. Chris graduated from Durham University with a BA (Hons) in Economics. He is an associate member of the UK Society Investment Professionals and is a CFA Charterholder.
James Vokins
James is responsible for the fund management of a range of the Aviva Investors retail focused bond funds, investing predominantly in investment grade and high-yield credit. He is the lead portfolio manager for the Aviva Investors Monthly Income Plus and the Aviva Investors Distribution fund, in addition to being deputy manager for the Corporate and Strategic bond funds. Prior to joining Aviva Investors, James worked for JP Morgan’s Debt Capital Markets team. He holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Bath and the Investment Management Certificate. He is also a CFA charterholder.