M&G Short Dated Corporate Bond A (FUND:3111039) - Fund price - Overview

Fund Report

M&G Short Dated Corporate Bond Fund Sterling A Inc

Key Stats
Morningstar® CategoryGBP Corporate Bond
Manager NameMatthew Russell
Inception Date29/01/1993
NAV 23/03/2018GBX 25.68
Day Change0.00%
12 Month Yield1.56%
Dividend FrequencyQuarterly
Net Assets (mil) 28/02/2018474.96 GBP
Wrapper AvailabilityAll
Our Minimum Initial Investment-
Pricing FrequencyDaily
Dealing Cut off Time12:00
Regular InvestmentYes
Actual Initial Charge-
Exit Charge-
Custody ChargeYes
Ongoing Cost0.67%
Fund Rebate-

Morningstar Rating™

1 Star

Morningstar Sustainability Rating

No Rating

No Rating

Sustainability Rating as of -


Fund Benchmark

Markit iBoxx EUR Corp 1-3 Hdg TR GBP

Morningstar® Benchmark

Bloomberg Barclays Sterling Aggregate Corporate TR

Growth Of 10,000 (GBP) 28/02/2018

How has this security performed
  • Fund: M&G Short Dated Corporate Bond Fund Sterling A Inc
  • Category: GBP Corporate Bond
  • Benchmark: Bloomberg Barclays Sterling Aggregate Corporate TR
Trailing Returns % (GBP) 23/03/2018
3 Years Annualised1.543.163.77
5 Years Annualised1.904.825.55
10 Years Annualised1.796.346.77

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Investment Objective

The Fund aims to provide a total return (the combination of capital growth and income). At least 80% of the Fund is invested in investment grade corporate bonds (including variable rate securities and fixed income securities). The Fund invests in securities which on aggregate produce a low portfolio duration, in order to limit the effect of interest rate movements on the Fund’s capital value. These securities may be issued anywhere in the world. The Fund aims to hedge non-GBP assets to GBP. Derivatives can be used to meet the Fund’s investment objective and for efficient portfolio management. The Fund may also invest in other debt securities (including government and public securities denominated in any currency), collective investment schemes, other transferable securities, cash, near cash, other money market securities, warrants, and other derivative instruments.

Portfolio Profile28/02/2018

Morningstar Style Box®

Fixed Income Style

High, Med, LowCredit Quality
Ltd, Mod, Ext
Interest Rate Sensitivity
Asset Allocation %
Top Fixed Income Sectors
Fixed Income Sector%
Corporate Bond54.21
Agency Mortgage Backed17.16
Cash & Equivalents5.97
Asset Backed5.38
Top Holdings
IncreaseDecreaseNew since last portfolio
Germany (Federal Republic Of) 2021-10-08Germany5.82
United Kingdom (Government Of) 4.5% 2019-03-07United Kingdom4.38
Kreditanst Fur Wie 1.125% 2019-12-23Germany2.12
New since last portfolio1184174 Cds Eur R F 1.00000 2022-12-20Germany1.90
New since last portfolio1184175 Cds Eur R F 1.00000 2022-12-20Germany1.90
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