Quick Stats

Bid Price - Offer Price -
Mid Price GBX 121.74 Day Change GBX -0.21 (-0.17%)
Price Date 27 Jul 2017 Crown Rating
Shares Class Inc. Yield 2.02 %
Total Expense Ratio 0.00 Fund Size 93,389,500.00
Launch Date 31/05/2016 Standard Initial Charge (%) 0.00
Currency GBX ISA Eligible No
Annual Management Charge (%) 0.65 Sector IMA UK Equity Income
Min Investment (£) 50,000,000.00 Total Expense Ratio (%) 0.00
ISIN GB00BYYXXK38 Min TopUp (£) 0.00

Fund Objective

The Fund aims to provide income and long-term capital growth primarily through investment in shares of companies around the world. The Fund will be unrestricted in its choice of companies either by size or industry, or the geographical make-up of the portfolio. The Fund will focus on investing in companies deemed to be of high quality.

Fund Managers

Blake Hutchins
Blake is a portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management. He is responsible for managing UK Equity Funds within Investec’s Quality capability. He is manager of the UK Equity Income Fund and backup portfolio manager on the UK Alpha Fund. Blake is based in the firm’s London office. Prior to joining the firm, Blake worked for Threadneedle where he was responsible for retail and institutional assets. He has been managing funds for over 4 years having started his career with Aviva Investors in 2007. Blake graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a MA Honours degree in Economics and Politics. In addition, Blake holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and is a CFA Charterholder.
Clyde Rossouw
Clyde is Co-Head of Quality at Investec Asset Management. He is portfolio manager with a focus on multi-asset absolute return and low volatility real return equity investing. His portfolio manager duties include our flagship Opportunity strategy that he has run since 2003 and our equity oriented Global Franchise and Global Quality Equity Income strategies. Clyde joined the firm in 1999, initially as an asset allocation and sector allocation strategist. Prior to Investec Asset Management, Clyde was awarded a study bursary by Sanlam where he worked for eight years, including five years in asset management. His experience in investments there included fixed income analysis and portfolio management. Clyde graduated from the University of Cape Town with a Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics and Actuarial Science. He was awarded the Certificates in Actuarial Techniques in 1995, and Finance and Investments in 1997 by the Institute of Actuaries in London. Clyde is a CFA Charterholder.
Abrie Pretorius
Abrie is a portfolio manager on Investec Asset Management’s Global Quality Equity Income Fund and an analyst in the Quality team. Abrie joined our investment team in 2009 from the Performance and Risk team where he spent three years as a risk analyst. During this time, he was instrumental in developing the risk model capabilities in our London and Cape Town offices. He graduated cum laude from the University of the North West, Potchefstroom Campus, with a Master of Science degree in Quantitative Risk Management: Investment Management. Abrie holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and is a CFA Charterholder