High Income Funds

High Income Funds

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Invest From
£25 per month or £100 single
Fund
High Income
Income Yield
5.08%*
Income Paid Monthly
ISA, SIPP & Direct Investment

Why we like it: If you are looking for a high income yield and prepared to accept higher volatility then this fund may fit the bill. With a focus on high yield bonds and shares, the fund manager is an experienced bond investor who has a flexible approach to seeking out the best income opportunities. This fund is available via the Hargreaves Lansdown investment platform.

*Correct as at 22/5/2020

Important information: Please remember the value of your investment and any income from it may fall as well as rise and is not guaranteed. You may get back less than you invest.

Invest From
£25 per month or £100 single
Fund
Multi Manager High Income
Income Yield
5.03%*
Income Paid Monthly
ISA, SIPP & Direct Investment

Why we like it: In a world of ultra low interest rates the Hargreaves Multi Manager High Income fund aims to deliver a high monthly income to clients by blending different types of funds and moving between different areas of the market when more attractive opportunities emerge. HL also aim to grow this income payment over time and therefore may invest in higher risk smaller companies they believe offer great potential for long term capital growth.

*Correct as at 30/4/2020

Important information: Please remember the value of your investment and any income from it may fall as well as rise and is not guaranteed. You may get back less than you invest.

Invest From
£25 per month or £100 single
Fund
Asian Income
Income Yield
3.70%*
Income Paid Quarterly
ISA, SIPP & Direct Investment Options

Why we like it: If you are looking to access Asia’s exciting growth potential along with a regular income this fund may be for you. Focuses on larger, dividend-paying companies in developed Asian markets, including Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia. Invests in a small number of companies so each can contribute a lot to performance, which can increase risk. The fund aims to pay an attractive income and grow your investment. A focus on companies that tend to be more stable could help the fund fall to a lesser extent than some others when markets are weak. Jupiter has grown to be one of the UK’s most successful and respected investment management groups. This fund is available via the Hargreaves Lansdown investment platform.

*Correct as at 22/5/2020

Important information: Please remember the value of your investment and any income from it may fall as well as rise and is not guaranteed. You may get back less than you invest.

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£25 per month or £100 single
Fund
Money Builder
Income Yield
3.12%*
Income Paid Monthly
ISA, SIPP & Direct Investment

Why we like it:  A fund with a conservative approach to bond investing. The focus is on quality companies that are in good financial health and generate enough cash to keep paying bondholders. Aims to provide a relatively steady income and a small amount of growth, without taking excessive risks. It could help diversify a portfolio focused on shares, or be used as a way to limit volatility during tougher times for stock and bond markets. This fund is available via the Hargreaves Lansdown investment platform.

*Correct as at 22/5/2020

Important information: Please remember the value of your investment and any income from it may fall as well as rise and is not guaranteed. You may get back less than you invest.

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£25 per month or £100 single
Fund
Global Equity Income
Income Yield
2.70%*
Income Paid Quarterly
ISA, SIPP & Direct Investment Options

Why we like it: JP Morgan Asset management is one of the worlds largest and best known brands in investment management. The aim of this fund is to achieve high and rising income by investing globally primarily in equities in any economic sector whilst participating in long term capital growth. This fund is available via the Hargreaves Lansdown investment platform.

*Correct as at 30/4/2020

Important information: Please remember the value of your investment and any income from it may fall as well as rise and is not guaranteed. You may get back less than you invest.

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£25 per month or £100 single
Fund
Ethical Equity
Income Yield
2.27%*
Income Paid Annually
ISA, SIPP & Direct Investment Options

Why we like it: Investing ethically often involves avoiding certain companies or sectors. These constraints mean striking a balance between investing ethically and delivering strong performance is no easy task. The Kames team look at the effects a company’s activities can have on the environment and society and use a strict screening process to find suitable companies. Audrey Ryan then selects the ones with the best long-term prospects, taking into account her views on the UK economy. The fund manager Audrey Ryan is one of few fund managers who have handled the constraints of an ethical fund well over the long run. The fund is available through the Hargreaves Lansdown Platform.

*Correct as at 22/5/2020

Important information: Please remember the value of your investment and any income from it may fall as well as rise and is not guaranteed. You may get back less than you invest.

High Income Funds

High income funds can provide investors with a competitive regular income and are popular with investors who want to supplement their income.

High income funds could invest in high yielding equities or fixed interest securities such as corporate bonds and gilts.

If you are interested in high income funds, you must be comfortable risking your capital in a bid to get higher returns.

However, there is a wide range of high income funds, each with differing levels of investment risk from which to choose. However, if taking risks with your money is not something you want to consider, we have a wide choice of different investments that could suit you.

Use our table to see a range of deals from leading providers:

High income funds can invest in equities, bonds or a combination of both, meaning that your capital is at risk. Other features of high income funds include:

  • They can help you to diversify your portfolio
  • They have the potential for high returns
  • They are available from a number of fund managers

Important Risk Information:

This website contains information only and does not constitute advice or a personal recommendation in any way whatsoever. The value of investments and income from them can fall as well as rise and you may not get back the full amount invested. The tax efficiency of ISAs is based on current tax law and there is no guarantee that tax rules will stay the same in the future.

Different types of investment carry different levels of risk and may not be suitable for all investors. Prior to making any decision to invest, you should ensure that you are familiar with the risks associated with a particular investment and should read the product literature. If you are in any doubt as to the suitability of a particular investment, both in respect of its objectives and its risk profile, you should seek independent financial advice.

* Details of how the Financial Services Compensation Scheme applies to investment firms can be found at fscs.org.uk.