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Blackrock UK Credit Screened Flex GBP Inc

Ranked 15 out of 114 in - Sterling Corporate Bond over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Michael Harper

Michael Harper, CFA, director and portfolio manager, is a member of BlackRock's Model-Based Fixed Income Portfolio Management Group. Mr. Harper's service with the firm dates back to 1999, including his years with Barclays Global Investors (BGI), which merged with BlackRock in 2009. At BGI, he was also acting co-head of the team focusing primarily on corporate bond portfolios within the Portfolio Solutions team. Mr. Harper earned a BSc degree in mathematics and finance from Southampton University in 1998, and holds the Securities Institute Bond and Fixed Interest Diploma.

Darren Wills

Darren Wills joined BlackRock in 2008 and currently works as a portfolio manager within the firm's Model-Based Fixed Income Portfolio Management Group. Before joining BlackRock, Wills was an investment manager at State Street Global Advisors, where he managed predominately sterling and global credit portfolios. Wills earned a BSc degree in mathematics and management sciences from University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and holds the Investment Management Certificate.


The Fund aims to provide diversified exposure to companies that predominantly issue Sterling denominated fixed income securities. The Fund invests in a combination of fixed income securities (such as bonds) and financial derivative instruments (i.e. investments the prices of which are based on one or more underlying assets)

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Sterling Corporate Bond over : 30/04/2018 - 30/04/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 4.6%
2018 -1.9% -1.4% -0.3% -0.2% -0.1%
2017 0.7% 0.2% 2.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Ireland
  2. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date11/01/2017
  • Share Class size104Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment250,000


  • Annual management0.00%

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