Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 98.07 Day Change GBX -0.25 (-0.25%)
Price Date 21 Nov 2017 Crown Rating 3
Shares Class Inc. Yield 6.18 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.00 Fund Size 260,509,400.00
Launch Date 30/06/2006 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible Yes
Annual Management Charge (%) 1.00 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 100,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.00
ISIN GB00B7W2BG50 Min TopUp (£) 25,000.00

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

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.
Antoon de Klerk
Antoon is an investment specialist in the Global Emerging Market Debt team and a portfolio manager. Antoon joined the Investec Group in 2005 as part of the Investec chartered accountant (TOPP) Programme. After spending time in accounts and investment banking, where he was involved with merger and acquisition advisory work, he joined Investec Asset Management in 2006. Antoon holds a Masters degree (cum laude) in economics and an honours degree in accounting from the University of Stellenbosch and is CA (SA). Antoon studied in Germany as part of his post-graduate economic studies.