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'You know nothing': eight Game of Thrones fund lessons

'You know nothing': eight Game of Thrones fund lessons

With Game of Thrones set to return to screens next week, eight Liontrust’s fund managers shared investment lessons illustrated by the harsh world of Westeros

Funds & Fund Managers

All calculations in GBP, unless stated
over :
 Average Total Return : 14.2% (31 March 2016 - 31 March 2019)
Currency Total Return Standard Deviation Max Drawdown
1 of 107

Schroder Institutional Long Dated Corp Bond X Acc

GBP

29.0%

10.1

-11.0%

2 of 107

BMO Long Dated Sterling Corporate Bond 3 Acc

GBP

23.8%

9.4

-9.9%

3 of 107

Fidelity Inst UK Long Corporate Bond Inc

GBP

23.4%

8.4

-9.0%

4 of 107

PIMCO GIS UK Lg Trm Corp Bd Inst GBP Acc

GBP

23.0%

8.4

-9.4%

5 of 107

Blackrock IBF Over 10 Years Corporate Bond A

GBP

22.7%

9.2

-10.4%

6 of 107

Baillie Gifford Investment Grade Long Bd B Inc

GBP

22.5%

8.6

-9.2%

7 of 107

Janus Henderson Inst Long Dated Credit A Inc

GBP

22.1%

10.5

-11.7%

8 of 107

Schroder Sterling Corporate Bond C Inc

GBP

21.9%

5.8

-6.2%

9 of 107

Insight Investment UK Corp Long MaturitiesBd P Acc

GBP

21.7%

8.4

-9.8%

10 of 107

Newton Long Corporate Bond Exempt 1 Acc

GBP

20.7%

8.0

-8.4%

11 of 107

Threadneedle Strlng Med&Long Dtd Corp Bnd 2 Inc Gr

GBP

20.1%

7.2

-7.4%

12 of 107

Liontrust Monthly Income Bond P Gross Inc

GBP

19.6%

4.5

-3.5%

13 of 107

Fidelity Duration 20 Feeder

GBP

19.3%

12.5

-14.0%

14 of 107

Royal London Sterling Credit Z

GBP

18.6%

5.0

-4.8%

15 of 107

Rathbone Ethical Bond R Acc

GBP

18.5%

4.0

-3.8%

16 of 107

Fidelity Duration 16 Feeder

GBP

18.3%

10.0

-10.8%

17 of 107

Royal London Ethical Bond Z Inc

GBP

18.3%

4.8

-4.4%

18 of 107

Insight Corporate Bond Institutional W Acc

GBP

18.2%

5.9

-5.8%

19 of 107

Liontrust Sustainable Future Corporate Bond 2 Inc

GBP

18.1%

5.5

-5.0%

20 of 107

Blackrock IBF All Stocks Corporate Bond A

GBP

17.9%

5.4

-5.3%

21 of 107

Schroder All Maturities Corporate Bond I Acc Gross

GBP

17.8%

5.6

-5.8%

22 of 107

Fidelity Pre Retirement Bond Class 12

GBP

17.6%

7.7

-8.3%

22 of 107

Insight Diversified Corporate Bond S Acc

GBP

17.6%

5.6

-5.8%

24 of 107

PIMCO GIS UK Corporate Bond Inst GBP Acc

GBP

17.2%

5.3

-5.6%

25 of 107

Insight Buy and Maintain Bond S Acc

GBP

17.2%

4.2

-2.9%

26 of 107

Royal London Corporate Bond A Inc

GBP

16.9%

4.9

-4.8%

27 of 107

Fidelity Inst UK Corporate Bond Inc

GBP

16.8%

5.1

-5.2%

28 of 107

AXA Sterling Corporate Bond R Acc Gross

GBP

16.4%

4.9

-4.5%

29 of 107

Royal London Corporate Bond Monthly Inc Trust A

GBP

16.2%

5.2

-5.3%

30 of 107

BMO Sterling Corporate Bond 3 Acc

GBP

15.8%

5.0

-4.9%

31 of 107

Baillie Gifford Investment Grade Bond B Inc

GBP

15.7%

5.6

-5.7%

32 of 107

Fidelity Duration 10 Feeder

GBP

15.6%

6.3

-6.5%

33 of 107

Aberdeen Sterling Long Dated Corporate Bond K Acc

GBP

15.6%

8.9

-10.3%

34 of 107

BlackRock Corporate Bond A Inc

GBP

15.6%

4.1

-3.5%

35 of 107

Standard Life Inv Corporate Bond Retail Acc

GBP

15.2%

5.2

-4.8%

36 of 107

Fidelity UK Aggregate Bond Class 12

GBP

15.2%

5.9

-6.2%

36 of 107

TwentyFour Corporate Bond GBP Acc

GBP

15.2%

4.1

-4.2%

38 of 107

Legal & General Managed Monthly Income R Inc

GBP

15.2%

5.8

-6.1%

39 of 107

Threadneedle UK Corporate Bond Retail Net Inc GBX

GBP

15.1%

4.7

-4.3%

40 of 107

Janus Henderson Sterling Bond Unit Trust Inc

GBP

15.0%

5.5

-5.6%

41 of 107

AXA Sterling Buy and Maintain Credit Z Acc Gross

GBP

15.0%

5.4

-5.4%

42 of 107

Halifax Corporate Bond C

GBP

14.7%

4.8

-4.9%

43 of 107

LF Canlife Corporate Bond B Acc

GBP

14.6%

4.9

-4.7%

44 of 107

Legal & General Fixed Interest R Inc

GBP

14.6%

5.8

-6.2%

45 of 107

Insight Investment UK Corp All Maturities Bd P Acc

GBP

14.5%

5.8

-5.8%

46 of 107

HSBC Corporate Bond Acc

GBP

14.3%

5.8

-5.9%

47 of 107

Insight Investment UK Broad Market Bond P Acc

GBP

14.3%

5.8

-6.3%

48 of 107

Standard Life Inv Co Inv Grade Corp Bd Ret Acc

GBP

14.2%

5.6

-6.0%

49 of 107

Kames Sterling Corporate Bond Acc B

GBP

14.2%

4.5

-4.4%

50 of 107

Aviva Investors UK Credit MoM 1 SC 2

GBP

14.0%

5.5

-5.6%

51 of 107

Aberdeen Corporate Bond A Ac

GBP

14.0%

5.7

-6.0%

52 of 107

Scottish Widows Corporate Bond A Acc

GBP

14.0%

5.9

-5.4%

53 of 107

Santander Investment Income Portfolio Ret Inc

GBP

13.8%

6.1

-6.4%

54 of 107

Goldman Sachs Sterling Credit Pf Base GBP

GBP

13.8%

5.5

-5.9%

55 of 107

Lloyds Investment High Income

GBP

13.7%

5.2

-5.4%

56 of 107

Standard Life Ethical Corporate Bd Ret Acc

GBP

13.7%

5.3

-5.6%

57 of 107

Merian Corporate Bond A Acc

GBP

13.6%

5.2

-5.3%

58 of 107

Janus Henderson All Stocks Credit A Inc

GBP

13.6%

5.4

-5.7%

59 of 107

Lloyds Investment Sterling Bond

GBP

13.6%

5.8

-6.1%

59 of 107

Close Discretionary Bond Income Portfolio A Acc

GBP

13.6%

3.8

-3.3%

61 of 107

Lazard Sterling High Quality Bond B GBP Dist

GBP

13.6%

6.2

-8.3%

62 of 107

Kames Investment Grade Bond B Acc

GBP

13.6%

4.5

-4.2%

63 of 107

Fidelity Corporate Bond Master

GBP

13.5%

3.6

-2.9%

64 of 107

M&G Feeder of Corporate Bond GBP I Inc

GBP

13.4%

4.4

-4.4%

65 of 107

JPM Sterling Corporate Bond A Gross Acc

GBP

13.2%

5.5

-5.8%

66 of 107

Santander Corporate Bond IA Gr

GBP

13.1%

5.3

-5.4%

67 of 107

Invesco UK Investment Grade Bond A Quart Dist GBP

GBP

12.9%

6.1

-6.5%

68 of 107

Epworth Affirmative Corporate Bond for Charities

GBP

12.9%

5.0

-5.1%

69 of 107

Aviva Investors Monthly Income Plus SC 1 Inc

GBP

12.6%

5.3

-6.0%

70 of 107

Fidelity Duration 5 Feeder

GBP

12.6%

3.6

-3.2%

71 of 107

Barclays Sterling Corporate Bond A Acc

GBP

12.4%

5.1

-5.2%

72 of 107

Quilter Investors Bond 2 Fund A GBP

GBP

12.4%

5.2

-6.6%

73 of 107

Aviva Investors Corporate Bond SC 1 Inc

GBP

12.3%

5.1

-5.7%

74 of 107

BCIF Corporate Bond 1-10 Year L Acc

GBP

12.3%

3.3

-2.4%

75 of 107

Architas MM Monthly High Income R Inc

GBP

12.3%

4.1

-4.8%

76 of 107

Quilter Investors Sterling Corporate Bond U2D

GBP

12.2%

4.8

-5.5%

77 of 107

Marlborough Bond Income A

GBP

12.1%

3.5

-3.4%

78 of 107

M&G Offshore Corporate Bond

GBP

12.1%

4.3

-4.5%

79 of 107

M&G Corporate Bond X Inc

GBP

11.9%

4.3

-4.5%

79 of 107

M&G Feeder of Strategic Corporate Bond GBP I Inc

GBP

11.9%

3.9

-3.8%

81 of 107

M&G Strategic Corporate Bond Sterling A Inc

GBP

11.6%

3.9

-4.2%

82 of 107

M&G Offshore Strategic Corporate Bond

GBP

11.6%

3.9

-4.2%

83 of 107

Santander Investment Income Unit Trust Rtl Inc

GBP

11.5%

5.7

-6.3%

84 of 107

Kames Ethical Corporate Bond Acc A

GBP

11.4%

4.4

-4.2%

85 of 107

BMO Corporate Bond 1 Inc

GBP

11.3%

4.4

-4.5%

86 of 107

Invesco Corporate Bond (UK) Acc

GBP

11.2%

3.2

-3.3%

87 of 107

RBS Extra Income

GBP

11.2%

5.1

-5.7%

87 of 107

Fidelity Duration 3 Feeder

GBP

11.2%

3.0

-3.3%

89 of 107

UBS (Lux) Bond Fund - GBP P-acc

GBP

11.1%

5.4

-6.3%

90 of 107

BMO Responsible Sterling Corporate Bond 1 Inc

GBP

11.0%

4.8

-5.2%

91 of 107

UBS Corporate Bond UK Plus A Acc Gross

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

10.9%

3.4

-3.7%

92 of 107

Smith & Williamson Fixed Interest Fund A Inc

GBP

10.8%

3.9

-3.8%

93 of 107

Legg Mason IF WA Retirement Income Bond A Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

10.6%

2.5

-1.9%

94 of 107

Quilter Inv Investment Grade Corporate A Inc

GBP

10.2%

3.4

-3.2%

95 of 107

Morgan Stanley Sterling Corporate Bond A Inc

GBP

9.8%

4.3

-3.9%

96 of 107

Jupiter Corporate Bond

GBP

9.3%

3.4

-3.0%

97 of 107

Premier Corporate Bond Monthly Inc C Inc

GBP

9.1%

2.2

-1.7%

97 of 107

Standard Life Inv Short Duration Credit Ret Acc

GBP

9.1%

2.5

-2.6%

99 of 107

St James's Place Investment Grade Corporate Bd Acc

GBP

8.8%

2.9

-4.2%

100 of 107

SVS Church House Inv Grade Fixed Interest Inc

GBP

8.3%

2.5

-2.3%

101 of 107

Schroder Adv Beta Global Corporate Bond X Acc

GBP

8.2%

3.1

-3.5%

102 of 107

Payden Sterling Corporate Bd Invest Grade GBP Acc

GBP

7.4%

2.9

-2.5%

103 of 107

Standard Life Inv AAA Income Ret Acc

GBP

6.7%

4.2

-4.9%

104 of 107

KH Elite Sterling Fixed Income A GBP Inc

GBP

5.7%

3.1

-3.1%

105 of 107

SVS Brown Shipley Sterling Bond A Inc

GBP

5.7%

3.5

-4.3%

106 of 107

AXA Sterling Credit Short Duration Bd R Acc Gross

GBP

3.3%

1.1

-0.9%

107 of 107

UBS (Lux) Medium Term Bond Fd - GBP P-acc

GBP

1.8%

1.3

-1.4%

Funds with less than 36 months history are below. View 1 month performance

Aberdeen Sterling Short Dated Corporate Bond A Acc

Blackrock UK Credit Screened Flex GBP Inc

Fidelity Short Dated Corporate Bond Y Acc

Franklin UK Corporate Bond Fund W(acc)-ACCU-GBP

Legg Mason WA UK Investment Grade Crdt A GBP Acc

LF Canlife Short Duration Corporate Bond C Acc

Liontrust Strategic Bond B Acc

Omnis Sterling Corporate Bond A GBP Inc

Rathbone Ethical Bond ACC GBP L

Rathbone High Quality Bond S Acc

Sarasin Responsible Corporate Bond P Acc

Standard Life Inv Short Dated Corp Bd Ret Acc

Threadneedle Sterling Short-Dated Cor Bnd 1 Acc

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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). Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.

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