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Veritas Global Real Return GBP B

Ranked 1 out of 40 in - Multi Strategy over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Andy Headley

Andy Headley is currently director, fund manager and head of research at Veritas Asset Management (UK) Limited. He joined the company in 2003. He started his career in the financial services in 1993 when he worked as a tax consultant for PriceWaterhouse. After three years he joined Newton Investment Management as an analyst and portfolio manager, and in 2001 he joined WP Stewart where he held the same positions. He studied accountancy at University and is a qualified chartered accountant

Charles Richardson

Charles Richardson served in the military for five years. He then started his career in financial services working for County NatWest Investment Management. In 1993 he joined Newton Investment Management where he worked for nine years. In 2003 he co-founded the Real Return Group and subsequently became chairman & chief executive of Veritas Asset Management as well as director of the Real Return Group. He is also the lead manager on the Veritas Global Focus Fund.


The Sub-Funds objective is to deliver real returns over the medium and longer term. The Sub-Fund aims to achieve its investment objectives by investing in global equities, bonds, cash and derivatives. The markets and exchanges invested in will be global and generally cover developed markets and economies, although investment may also be made in emerging markets. The target is to achieve a return on a compound annualised basis exceeding OECD G7 CPI plus 4% per annum.

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Multi Strategy over : 31/03/2018 - 31/03/2019
  • Rank 1/40 Total Return
  • Rank 38/40 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 26/40 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
1 Veritas Global Real Return GBP B GBP


2 DWS Concept Kaldemorgen GBP CH RD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



3 Sanlam Multi-Strategy Founder GBP GBP


4 Blackstone Diversified Multi-Strategy I (GBP) Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



5 SLI Glo SICAV Global Focused Strategies D Acc GBPH

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Fund Name Currency Risk
36 AQR Systematic Total Return UCITS C1 Acc GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



37 Aviva Investors Multi-Strategy Target Income 1 GBP


38 Veritas Global Real Return GBP B GBP


39 Artemis Strategic Assets R Acc GBP


40 Odey Odyssey GBP I Inc GBP


Fund Name Currency Loss
24 JPM Global Macro Opportunities C Dis GBP Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



25 JPM Global Macro Opportunities A Net Acc GBP


26 Veritas Global Real Return GBP B GBP


27 NN (L) Alternative Beta I Cap GBP Hdgi

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



28 Quoniam Funds Selion Altern Risk Premia GBP HG IA

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 5.0%
2018 1.6% -5.9% 8.5% 5.6% -5.8%
2017 7.4% 4.9% 4.5% -1.4% -0.6%
2016 21.1% 6.6% 5.4% 5.6% 2.1%
2015 4.6% 5.4% -4.0% -2.3% 6.0%
2014 8.1% 3.2% 0.8% 1.8% 2.2%
2013 7.6% 6.8% 0.6% 0.4% -0.3%
2012 3.2% 2.5% -1.7% 2.4% 0.1%
2011 0.0% -0.8% 2.4% -6.3% 5.1%
2010 -3.2% 2.2% 5.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Charter Communications Inc ORD 7.01%
Unilever NV DR 5.28%
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ORD 4.28%
Alphabet Inc ORD 4.18%
Comcast Corp ORD 4.12%
Cigna Corp ORD 4.03%
Microsoft Corp ORD 3.77%
American Express Co ORD 3.74%
Safran SA ORD 3.62%
Facebook Inc ORD 3.50%

Registered For Sale In

  1. Ireland
  2. Singapore
  3. Switzerland
  4. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date08/01/2010
  • Share Class size213Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B51M0870

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment7,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.50%
  • Initial investment0.00%

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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).