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GAM Sterling Special Bond Inc

Ranked 1 out of 16 in - Sterling High Yield over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Anthony Smouha

Anthony Smouha is Chief Executive Officer of Atlanticomnium SA and is adviser to multiple GAM bond funds. Atlanticomnium SA specialises in bond portfolio management, and prior to joining the group in 1992, Mr Smouha was senior vice president, head of bond trading and sales at Soditic SA/SG Warburg Soditic SA, Geneva. Prior to this, he was at Credit Suisse First Boston in London. Mr Smouha was educated at Harrow School and holds an MA Cantab Hons in Economics from the University of Cambridge. He is based in Geneva.

Objective

The objective is to achieve a high level of return in pounds sterling by the management of a portfolio of primarily convertible bonds and other debt securities in various currencies and in particular by using stock options in combination with convertible bonds.

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Performance

Sterling High Yield over : 30/11/2016 - 30/11/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 5.2% 7.8% 5.7%
2016 -8.1% -2.3% -5.2% 4.5% -5.1%
2015 -1.0% -0.6% 5.5% -3.6% -2.1%
2014 5.5% 5.2% 7.0% -4.2% -2.1%
2013 15.7% -2.0% -0.3% 11.3% 6.4%
2012 32.7% 11.2% -3.1% 10.8% 11.2%
2011 0.3% 10.0% 2.2% -12.4% 1.7%
2010 7.5% 0.6% -2.0% 12.0% -2.7%
2009 58.4% -8.1% 41.5% 15.6% 5.3%
2008 -46.5% -6.5% 1.2% -16.6% -32.2%
2007 1.4% 0.5% 2.1% 1.9% -3.0%
2006 20.2% 3.0% 6.3% 3.1% 6.5%
2005 -3.2% -0.5% -2.8% 1.1% -1.0%
2004 15.2% 5.1% -1.6% 1.7% 9.5%
2003 30.2% 0.7% 12.4% 3.8% 10.9%
2002 13.4% 0.5% 7.0% -0.3% 5.8%
2001 -1.1% -4.1% -0.1% 0.6% 2.8%
2000 5.4% 4.5% -1.2% -1.6% 3.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Bahrain
  2. British Virgin Islands

Fund Info

  • Launch date05/11/1990
  • Share Class size24Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN VGG3717C1041

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment6,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.23%

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in USD).