Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 121.72 Day Change GBX +0.15 (0.12%)
Price Date 18 Oct 2017 Crown Rating 1
Shares Class Inc. Yield 2.37 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.00 Fund Size 350,000,000.00
Launch Date 16/12/2003 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 0.75 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 2,000,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.00
ISIN GB00B3ZLQW29 Min TopUp (£) 10,000.00

Fund Objective

The investment objective is to maximise total return (income plus capital).

Fund Managers

Philip Milburn
Phil Milburn is Head of Investment Strategy in the Fixed Income team. He joined us in 1997 from the University of Edinburgh, where he earned a first class honours degree in Economics. After spells in UK and Latin American equities, Phil joined the fixed income team, where he now manages our strategic and high yield bond portfolios. Phil is also an integral member of the Investment Association Fixed Income Committee, helping lead on many industry initiatives.
David Roberts
David Roberts is Head of Fixed Income and responsible for managing the fixed income team. In addition, he co-manages several funds including the flagship Kames Strategic Bond Fund, and has responsibility for overseeing cash and derivative management for the majority of Kames Capital’s clients. David joined us in 2004 from Britannic Asset Management where he was Head of Credit. He worked in the banking sector for a decade before moving into asset management. David studied Economics and Industrial Relations at the University of Strathclyde and has an MSc in Investment Analysis from the University of Stirling.
Juan Valenzuela
Juan Valenzuela is an investment manager in the Fixed Income team with responsibility for analysing global rates markets, both conventional and inflation-linked bonds. He is the co-manager of the Kames Strategic Bond Fund. He joined us from Alliance Trust, where he was an investment manager on the Alliance Trust Dynamic Bond Fund. Prior to that, Juan worked in investment management roles for Scottish Widows Investment Partnership and JP Morgan, and he has 14 years’ industry experience. Juan has degrees in both Law and Business from Carlos III University in Madrid, and is a CFA charterholder.