Annualised Alpha Target:
Investment Process Characteristics:
- Strong coverage of all Euro issuers.
- Expertise in deep credit research.
- Conservatively managed with a focus on minimising downside risk.
- Incorporate ESG factors in the evaluation of issuers (especially for Financials).
- Highly diversified across all sectors.
- Limited large positions versus the benchmark (i.e. a benchmark aware approach).
- Moderate active risk with respect to duration, ratings and subordination versus the benchmark (under/overweights).
- Limit underpeformance in down markets versus our benchmark.
- 3 year track record as of 30 Sept 2022 - we will not consider shorter track records.
- Target an annualised alpha of 100 basis points over 5 year period.