Home > Investing with us > Global fixed income and cash > Wholesale Australian Bond Fund Overview Australian equities Australian Equity Opportunities Fund Enhanced Index Share Fund Equity Fund Sustainable Share Fund More funds Global fixed income and cash Corporate Bond Fund AMP Capital Macro Strategies Fund Wholesale Australian Bond Fund More funds Infrastructure AMP Capital Diversified Infrastructure Trust Community Infrastructure Fund Global Infrastructure Securities Fund (Hedged) Global Infrastructure Securities Fund (Unhedged) Infrastructure Debt Fund III More funds International equities China Growth Fund Multi-asset and diversified Dynamic Markets Fund Extended Multi-Asset Fund More funds Multi-manager RIL Australian Share Fund RIL Balanced Fund RIL Diversified Fixed Income Fund RIL International Share Fund More funds Real Estate AMP Capital Diversified Property Fund Global Property Securities Fund US Plus Property Fund Listed Property Trusts Fund AMP Capital Shopping Centre Fund AMP Capital Wholesale Office Fund More funds AMP Capital Wholesale Australian Bond Fund The AMP Capital Wholesale Australian Bond Fund acts as a diversifier to investors who have a growth allocation to shares. The fund provides investors with a blend of quality fixed income assets that aim to provide the benefits of income generation and capital preservation. Why invest in the fund? Tends to provide defensive qualities to a portfolio when growth assets are delivering negative returnsAims to limit the risk of capital loss by actively managing duration. Aims to deliver a stable income streamProvides exposure via a well-diversified combination of government and semi-government bonds and also investment grade rated corporate bonds. Capitalise on high quality debt of Australian Government and corporatesAustralia has a ‘AAA’ credit rating from all three of the main credit rating agencies. The majority of corporate bonds held are investment grade rated. Take advantage of AMP Capital’s major presence in the Australian fixed income marketWe have a continuous track record of more than 40 years in the fixed income market, and our investment managers have a depth of experience across government and corporate bond sectors. What are the key risks? The key risks of the fund relate to interest rates, credit and derivatives. Prospective investors should refer to the Offer Memorandum and consider factors relating to investment risks. As a result of risk factors, as well as other risks inherent in any investment, an investment in the fund is not appropriate for all investors. There can be no assurance that the fund will meet its investment objective or that investors will receive a return of their capital. Prospective investors should consult with their own advisors before deciding to invest in the fund. The team Simon Warner Global Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income Read bio Simon Warner Global Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income BSc, MSc (Economics), Global Executive MBA Close Simon Warner was appointed Global Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income in March 2017. Before this he was Head of Global Fixed Income from 2014-2017. Simon started with AMP Capital in March 2007. Simon is responsible for the management of AMP Capital’s active fixed income strategies including macro markets, credit markets, commercial lending and protected growth. With assets under management in excess of $55 billion, the Global Fixed Income team has more than 30 investment professionals in Sydney, Chicago, Hong Kong and Wellington. Simon was appointed to the board of AMP Capital Investors New Zealand Limited in July 2016. He is also co-chair of the AMP Capital Inclusion and Diversity Council and sponsor of AMProud, AMP's LGBTQI initiative. Simon began his career with JP Morgan in London, later moving to Sydney and Singapore as Chief Investment Officer for Australasia. He holds an EMBA from New York University, HEC Paris and the London School of Economics, as well as Master and Bachelor of Science degrees in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Fund facts APIR code AMP0981AU Investment objective To provide total returns (income and capital growth) after costs and before tax, above the Fund's performance benchmark on a rolling 12 month basis. Minimum suggested timeframe 2 years Distribution frequency Monthly Inception date 01 December 2004 Minimum investment A$ 10,000,000 - Wholesale Benchmark Bloomberg AusBond Composite Bond (All Maturities) Index Status Open Access Available through selected platforms Notes To view current buy/sell spreads click here. How to invest 1 Read the offer document(s) PDSIncorporated information About PDS PDS updates AMP Capital Funds Management Limited (ABN 15 159 557 721, AFSL 426455) (AMPCFM), is the responsible entity of the AMP Capital Wholesale Australian Bond Fund (Fund) and the issuer of the units in the Fund. To invest in the Fund, Investors should consider the current information memorandum or other offering or placement memorandum (Offer Document) available from AMP Capital Investors Limited (ABN 59 001 777 591, AFSL 232497) (AMP Capital) for the Fund. The Offer Document contains important information about investing in the Fund and it is important that investors read the Offer Document before making a decision about whether to acquire units in the Fund. Neither AMP Capital, AMPCFM nor any other company in the AMP Group guarantees the repayment of capital or the performance of any product or any particular rate of return referred to in this document. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. While every care has been taken in the preparation of this document, AMP Capital makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of any statement in it including without limitation, any forecasts. Actual future results and operations could vary materially from any forecasts, estimates, or opinions. AMP Capital will not necessarily update the recipient of this document if any facts set out in this document subsequently change. This document has been prepared for the purpose of providing general information, without taking account of any particular investor’s objectives, financial situation or needs. Investors should, before making any investment decisions, consider the appropriateness of the information in this document, and seek professional advice, having regard to their objectives, financial situation and needs. 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Investors should consider the relevant PDS available from us for the relevant fund before making any decision regarding the product. 31/07/2018Buy0.99461Sell0.99262 Performance reports Investment Value AUD ($'000) Enlarge Performance report (PDF) Archived May 2018 April 2018 March 2018 February 2018 January 2018 December 2017 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 August 2017 July 2017 June 2017 May 2017 April 2017 March 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 July 2016 June 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 View report About the PDS: You will find the following offer documents for this fund: PDS Incorporated information (the information incorporated by reference in the PDS, and which forms part of the PDS) Before making a decision about investing or reinvesting, you should read both documents. 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