Schroder ISF Strategic Bond

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Targeting returns in all climates
If you are seeking consistent returns across all market conditions, set your sights on Schroder ISF* Strategic Bond.

Schroder ISF Strategic Bond

Schroder ISF Strategic Bond is a flexible and unconstrained bond fund, designed to prosper in all conditions. A highly diversified, ‘best ideas’ philosophy, the fund targets the best opportunities across global bond markets, whether it’s by region, asset class or sector.

Adapts to market changes
An all-weather solution
The fund aims to generate returns in any market environment by investing in the right bond markets at the right time.
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Flexibility
The fund utilises a diverse range of alpha sources, including interest rate, credit and currency strategies, depending on where the best risk-adjusted opportunities are to be found.
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Global opportunity set
The fund implements a theme-based global investment process that captures the best opportunities from global bond markets without benchmark constraints.

Meet the managers

Extensive global team

Investing in global markets requires a global team. At Schroders, we have over 1201 fixed income specialists based across Europe, South America, the US, Asia and Australia. These specialists meet every quarter to discuss investment themes and strategies.

Bob Jolly
Years
investment
experience
33

Bob Jolly

Head of Global Macro

Overview

Bob joined Schroders as Head of Global Macro in September 2011 having joined from UBS Global Asset Management where he was Head of Currency, UK Fixed Income and Global Sovereign. Bob has over 33 years’ investment experience and is a CFA Charterholder.

Thomas Sartain
Years
investment
experience
12

Thomas Sartain

Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

Overview

Thomas joined Schroders in 2005 as a fund manager’s assistant on the Global Fixed Income desk. Prior to joining Schroders, he worked at Royal Bank of Scotland as an Analyst. Thomas holds a BA (Hons) degree in Management and Business Administration from the University of Reading and is a CFA Charterholder.

James Lindsay Fynn
Years
investment
experience
15

James Lindsay-Fynn

Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

Overview

James Lindsay-Fynn joined Schroders Fixed Income Team in March 2016 as Portfolio Manager. Prior to that he was a Partner and Portfolio Manager at Rogge Global Partners. In 2009, he was a High-Yield Associate Director at evolution Securities. James holds a Physics MA (Hons) from Trinity College Dublin.

Paul Grainger
Years
investment
experience
20

Paul Grainger

Senior Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

Overview

Paul joined Schroders in 2015 as a Senior Portfolio Manager. Prior to joining Schroders, he worked for Wellington Management where he was an Associate Partner and highly-rated Fixed Income Portfolio Manager. Paul holds a BA(Hons), University of Exeter and is a CFA Charterholder.

* Schroder International Selection Fund is referred to as Schroder ISF.
1 Source: Schroders, as at 31 December 2014.