Ian Buckle

Kames Sterling Corporate Bond

FUNDS CURRENTLY MANAGED

  • Kames Sterling Corporate Bond
  • Kames Ethical Corporate Bond
  • Kames Ethical Cautious Managed

FUNDS PREVIOUSLY MANAGED

  • No funds available

BIOGRAPHY
Iain Buckle is an investment manager in the Fixed Income team with responsibility for credit analysis, particularly securitised and structured finance assets. Iain is the co-manager of several funds with a primary focus on sterling credit mandates. His funds include the Kames Sterling Corporate Bond Fund, core pooled and segregated mandates and funds included in our ethical bond franchise.

As an experienced fund manager Iain is responsible for overseeing the institutional pooled and buy-and-hold portfolios managed across the team. Iain joined us in 2000 from Baillie Gifford where he was a fixed income analyst. He studied Economics at Heriot Watt University.

VERDICT
Overall, performing better than the peer group composite. Over a long track record, the manager has outperformed the peer group more often than not.

Good stockpicking has had a material positive impact on results, which have not been particularly exposed to falling markets.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Iain Buckle is an FE Alpha Manager who has maintained a consistently high alpha score over a proven track record in rising and falling markets.

KEY MEASUREMENTS OF PERFORMANCE vs. PEER GROUP COMPOSITE
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