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GAM Star Credit Opportunities (USD) USD Acc

Ranked 1 out of 41 in - US Dollar 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 investment objective of the Fund is to achieve longterm capital gain in US dollars. It will be the policy of the Fund to seek to achieve its investment objective through investment principally in income bearing or accruing securities with fixed principal amounts including government bonds, corporate bonds, junior debt securities, preferred shares, convertible securities and contingent capital notes.

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Performance

US Dollar over : 31/03/2016 - 31/03/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 4.0%
2016 8.5% -0.6% 3.1% 5.1% 0.8%
2015 2.0% 3.0% 0.1% -1.7% 0.7%
2014 8.0% 4.2% 4.0% -0.2% -0.1%
2013 15.5% 5.1% 1.0% 3.8% 4.8%
2012 22.4% 10.9% -3.1% 6.9% 6.5%
2011 -3.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation

Breakdown

31/01/2017

Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
USD/GBP Forward Contract 4.09
St Rabo Ledenc PERP 3.87
Pershing Square Holdings Ltd 5.500% 15-Jul-2022 3.71
HSBC Holdings PLC PERP 3.32
Lloyds Bank PLC PERP 3.27
Trafigura Beheer BV PERP 2.78
HBOS Captl Fnd 1 PERP 2.22
Aberdeen Asset Management PLC PERP 2.16
Xstrata Fin Ca 6.900% 15-Nov-2037 2.12
BNP Paribas SA PERP 2.12
31/01/2017

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bulgaria
  3. Chile
  4. Denmark
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Ireland
  9. Italy
  10. Luxembourg
  11. Netherlands
  12. Singapore
  13. Spain
  14. Sweden
  15. Switzerland
  16. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date19/07/2011
  • Share Class size2,287Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN IE00B560QG61

Purchase Info

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

Charges

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