The Royal London Short Duration Gilt fund will be managed by Craig Inches. The fund will have an active duration strategy to exploit opportunities in short-dated yields, and will also be able to invest tactically in assets such as index-linked government bonds, corporate bonds, or non-UK government bonds depending on where Inches sees value.
The Royal London Short Duration Global Index Linked fund will be managed by George Henderson. The fund will target the shorter end of the maturity spectrum, aiming to combine inflation protection with limited interest rate risk.
The Royal London Short Duration Credit fund will be managed by Paola Binns. The fund will target investment grade corporate bonds of up to 10 years maturity. Fund duration and tactical allocation to other asset classes such as gilts and index linked bonds will be actively managed.