Introducing the Investment Manager
Dave Chappell joined Columbia Threadneedle when it acquired Scudder Investments in 1997. He is a Senior Portfolio Manager in the interest rate and currency team within Fixed Income and plays a key role in US and UK rate and economic forecasting.
Dave joined Scudder as a Fixed Income Dealer before becoming an Insurance Asset Portfolio Manager in 1997.
Dave is responsible for managing a broad range of US and UK fixed income mandates for insurance companies and several global government portfolios.Columbia Threadneedle
The Fund intends to invest at least 95% in sterling denominated (or hedged back to sterling) AA-rated, government-backed securities, with at least 75% invested in UK government securities (Gilts).
The Fund may also invest in other transferable securities, units in collective investment schemes (including schemes managed and operated by the ACD or its associates), money market instruments, warrants, cash and near cash deposits as detailed in the Prospectus.
Derivatives may be used both for investment purposes and for efficient portfolio management.