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Aberdeen European High Yield Bond A2 Acc

Ranked 51 out of 58 in - Europe High Yield over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Steven Logan

Steven Logan at Marlborough Fund Managers has 25 years' credit market experience and has been managing European high yield portfolios for 15 years. He is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers.

Ben Pakenham

Ben Pakenham is a fund manager at Aberdeen Asset Management based in London. He joined the firm in 2011 and prior to this was a fund manager at Henderson Global Investors. Ben manages a number of funds for the firm dealing in high yield bonds, using a long only investment style.


To provide you with income and some capital growth by investing mostly in bonds (which are like loans that can pay a fixed or variable interest rate). The bonds will be issued by companies, governments and other organizations based in the UK or other European countries. Although they can be of any quality, the bonds will typically have lower ratings, as defined by international agencies that provide such ratings; these may pay higher rates of interest than bonds with higher ratings.

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

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 0.9% -0.3% 1.3%
2016 -6.5% -5.9% -3.7% -0.5% 3.8%
2015 11.5% 10.9% 3.1% -4.5% 2.1%
2014 10.9% 3.8% 5.3% 1.0% 0.5%
2013 7.1% -1.6% -1.9% 6.8% 3.9%
2012 31.4% 14.8% -1.1% 9.9% 5.3%
2011 -3.1% -10.3% 5.0%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date09/03/2011
  • Share Class size04Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B5968F40

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment50,000
  • Min. regular additional investment5,000


  • Annual management1.25%
  • Initial investment0

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