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Schroder ISF Strategic Bond A Acc

Ranked 145 out of 161 in - Global Flexible over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Paul Grainger

Bob Jolly

Bob Jolly is a veteran portfolio manager and head of global macro strategy at Schroders having joined the company in 2011. Previously he worked as head of currency, UK fixed income and global sovereign portfolio management at UBS Global Asset Management. Prior to UBS, Jolly spent over two decades at Gartmore Investment Management where he became head of UK, global and structured fixed income portfolio construction. He also spent two years at SEI developing customised solutions for institutional pension fund clients. In his bond strategy he focuses on an active and fundamental approach. He is CFA charterholder, and is based in London.

James Lindsay-Fynn

Tom Sartain

Tom Sartain, CFA is a UK & European rates portfolio manager in the multi-sector team at Schroders Investment Management based in London. Thomas joined Schroders in 2005 as fund manager’s assistant on the global fixed income desk and prior to this, he was with the Royal Bank of Scotland. He graduated from the University of Reading with a BA (Hons) in Management and Business Administration.


To provide a total return primarily through investment in a portfolio of bonds and other fixed and floating rate securities (including ABS and MBS) denominated in various currencies issued by governments, government agencies, supra-national and corporate issuers worldwide and financial derivative instruments (including total return swaps). As part of its primary objective, the Fund also has the flexibility to implement long and short active currency positions either via currency forwards or via the above instruments. The full spectrum of available securities, including non-investment grade, may be utilised.

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


Global Flexible over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018
  • Rank 145/161 Total Return
  • Rank 61/161 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 68/161 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
143 Franklin Strategic Income A (Mdis) USD USD


144 QCF - Global Unconstrained Bond Fund A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



145 Schroder ISF Strategic Bond A Acc USD


146 HSBC GIF Global Bond Total Return A C USD USD


147 LCL Obligations Monde (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Fund Name Currency Risk
59 Mediolanum Flessibile Obbligazionario Globale L

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



60 PIMCO Total Return USD USD


61 Schroder ISF Strategic Bond A Acc USD


62 Pioneer Global Multisector Income Fund;A USD


63 Waverton Global Bond A USD USD


63 Star Collection Obbligazionario Internazionale A USD


63 PIMCO GIS Diversified Income Inst USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Fund Name Currency Loss
67 Anima Selezione Dinamica 2020 USD


68 Amundi Oblig Internationales EUR I USD


68 Vontobel Fund Bond Global Aggregate H hedged USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



68 Schroder ISF Strategic Bond A Acc USD


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.2% 0.7% 0.9% 0.1% -0.5%
2016 2.9% -1.1% 0.8% 1.8% 1.4%
2015 -3.5% -0.3% -0.8% -2.6% 0.2%
2014 2.0% 1.5% 0.2% 3.3% -2.9%
2013 1.1% 0.8% 0.8% -1.3% 0.8%
2012 7.0% 3.1% -0.2% 1.8% 2.1%
2011 -2.5% 0.7% -0.7% -2.9% 0.4%
2010 7.7% 1.6% -0.5% 5.3% 1.2%
2009 11.6% 3.7% 1.6% 2.9% 3.0%
2008 -3.4% 4.1% -7.7% -1.4% 2.0%
2007 4.3% 0.9% 1.1% 0.1% 2.2%
2006 3.4% 0.3% 0.4% 0.4% 2.4%
2005 5.7% 0.3% 4.1% 0.7% 0.6%
2004 1.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Bulgaria
  4. Denmark
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Gibraltar
  9. Greece
  10. Hong Kong
  11. Iceland
  12. Italy
  13. Korea
  14. Luxembourg
  15. Macau
  16. Malta
  17. Netherlands
  18. Norway
  19. Poland
  20. Portugal
  21. Singapore
  22. Spain
  23. Sweden
  24. Switzerland
  25. Taiwan
  26. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date30/09/2004
  • Share Class size1,402Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0201322137

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Initial investment3

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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).