|Mid Price||GBX 415.70||Day Change||GBX -4.56 (-1.09%)|
|Price Date||18 Jan 2019||Crown Rating|
|Shares Class||Acc.||Yield||1.61 %|
|Last Ex-Dividend Date||02 July 2018||Dividend Frequency||Semi-annually|
|Sector||UK Index Linked Gilts||Fund Size||77,533,865.04|
|Launch Date||23/02/1998||Standard Initial Charge||0.00%|
|Ongoing cost||0.57%||Annual Management Charge||0.50%|
The objective of the Fund is to maximise returns by investment in a portfolio of predominantly sterling index linked gilts.
Howard is a fixed income portfolio manager. He joined Newton in 2000 as a senior credit analyst with particular responsibility for investment-grade bonds, and took on portfolio management responsibilities in 2002. In addition to his responsibilities as manager of the Newton Long Gilt Fund, Newton Index-linked Fund, Newton Long Corporate Bond Fund and certain segregated credit portfolios, he is also the co-manager of the Newton Global Dynamic Bond Fund. Howard began his career in NatWest Group, working in a variety of corporate relationship and credit roles. He is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, and a member of the UK Society for Investment Professionals.