UK - Merchant Investors has added the Threadneedle strategic bond fund to its multi-manager fund range.
Threadneedle’s fund is actively managed to ensure its range of investment grade and high-yield bonds maintain maximum return at the lowest risk.
Threadneedle UK sales director Guy Beech said: “We believe bonds will play a larger part in people’s portfolios over the next few years. Our strategic bond fund with its careful balance of a range of different bonds has proved very popular with intermediaries.”
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