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GAM Star Dynamic Global Bond USD Acc

Ranked 621 out of 1062 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Timothy Haywood

Timothy Haywood is the investment director business-unit head for fixed income for GAM. Haywood joined GAM in 2009, following the merger with Augustus (then Julius Baer Investments Limited). He had previously worked as both CIO and CEO for Augustus, and has also held roles at Orient Overseas (International) and Chemical Global Investors Limited. Haywood attended the University of Edinburgh where he received a BSc in Chemical Engineering, and also holds a MBA from the University of Cranfield.

Daniel Sheard

Daniel Sheard is an Investment Director, responsible for the absolute return bond family of funds and various long only fixed income mandates. Mr Sheard joined GAM following its acquisition of fixed income and foreign exchange specialist, Augustus, in May 2009. He joined Augustus (then Julius Baer Investments Limited) in 2006 as deputy chief investment officer and became chief investment officer in 2008. Mr Sheard previously worked at Prudential M&G, where he was a director of the Institutional Fixed Income group. Prior to that he was a principal within the Advanced Strategies group at Barclays Global Investors, and before that was an associate director within the Fixed Income unit at Schroders. Mr Sheard holds a BSc (Hons) in Financial Services from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, a Postgraduate Diploma of Law from Nottingham Trent University, and is a charterholder of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. He is based in London.


The investment objective of the Fund is to maximise total investment return generated from a combination of income, capital appreciation and currency gains through investment either directly or through the use of associated financial derivative instruments in a broadly diversified portfolio of Fixed Income Securities and currencies.

Showing fund performance globally. You can view performance in individual jurisdictions.


Global over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 9.6% 6.0% 1.8% 2.2% -0.6%
2016 7.9% 7.5% 5.0% 2.6% -6.8%
2015 -8.5% -1.5% -1.5% -1.6% -4.2%
2014 -3.1% 3.1% 2.1% -5.3% -2.7%
2013 -3.7% -0.7% -4.9% 2.4% -0.5%
2012 9.4% 3.9% 0.1% 4.6% 0.5%
2011 2.6% 0.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Finland
  4. France
  5. Germany
  6. Ireland
  7. Italy
  8. Netherlands
  9. Switzerland
  10. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date11/04/2011
  • Share Class size168Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN IE00B5V8M567

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment10,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.05%

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Global bonds duo favours LatAm over US linkers

Citywire AA-rated Tim Haywood and Daniel Sheard have upped Brazilian and Chilean inflation-linked bonds.

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