M&G Strategic Corporate Bond R Acc (FUND:B4MQK81) - Overview

Fund Report

M&G Strategic Corporate Bond Fund Sterling R Acc

Key Stats
Morningstar® CategoryGBP Corporate Bond
Manager NameRichard Woolnough
Inception Date03/08/2012
NAV 21/10/2016GBX 123.38
Day Change0.23%
12 Month Yield2.81%
Dividend FrequencyQuarterly
Net Assets (mil) 30/09/20163,209.36 GBP
Wrapper AvailabilityAll
Our Minimum Initial Investment-
Pricing FrequencyDaily
Dealing Cut off Time12:00
Regular InvestmentNo
Actual Initial Charge-
Exit Charge-
Custody ChargeYes
Fund Ongoing Charge0.91%
Fund Rebate-

Morningstar Rating™

4 Stars


Fund Benchmark

IA £ Corporate

Morningstar® Benchmark

Bloomberg Barclays Sterling Aggregate Corporate TR

Morningstar Analyst Rating™ *


Growth Of 10,000 (GBP) 30/09/2016

How has this security performed
  • Fund: M&G Strategic Corporate Bond Fund Sterling R Acc
  • Category: GBP Corporate Bond
  • Benchmark: Bloomberg Barclays Sterling Aggregate Corporate TR
Trailing Returns % (GBP) 21/10/2016
3 Years Annualised5.166.698.14
5 Years Annualised6.437.788.96
10 Years Annualised7.315.866.12

Morningstar SRRI

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Investment Objective

The Fund aims to maximise total return (the combination of income and growth of capital). The Fund invests mainly in investment grade bonds. The Fund may invest in derivatives in pursuit of the fund objective and for the purposes of efficient portfolio management. The Fund may also invest in other assets including collective investment schemes, other transferable securities and other debt instruments (including corporate, high yield and government debt, convertible and preference stocks), cash, and near cash, deposits, warrants and money market instruments.

Portfolio Profile30/09/2016

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 Bond92.15
Commercial Mortgage Backed9.62
Cash & Equivalents7.66
Asset Backed7.53
Top Holdings
IncreaseDecreaseNew since last portfolio
Long Gilt Future Dec16 2016-12-28United Kingdom12.78
IncreaseUs Long Bond(Cbt) Dec16 2016-12-20United States7.94
IncreaseUs 10yr Note (Cbt)dec16 2016-12-20United States6.45
Wells Fargo Bk Na 5.25% 2023-08-01United States1.90
New since last portfolioLloyds Bk 5.125% 2026-03-07United Kingdom1.63
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