Focused on income.

Spectrum is a Sydney based fund manager that specialises in investing in corporate debt and income securities. Spectrum is focused on income. We take and manage credit risk in our portfolios and take moderate interest risk. This allows us to focus on our strength: corporate debt. Spectrum’s income products are designed for investors who are looking for income higher than bank deposits but without the volatility of equity markets.

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Why invest with Spectrum?

Our Performance

Spectrum Strategic Income Fund has produced an annualised return of 8.3% since its inception on 31 May 2009. The Fund has consistently generated stable returns and has never missed a distribution. Negative returns are rare, and drawdowns are minimal. The Fund has now produced 32 months of consecutive positive monthly returns, as of 31 July 2018. The Fund has remained focused on income with a goal to provide stable returns without the volatility of the equity market.

Our Focus

Spectrum Strategic Income Fund offers an alternative to term deposits. It seeks to generate regular income that is higher than bank deposits and less volatile than stock market returns. Spectrum invests primarily in Australian dollar corporate bonds. We limit exposure to long term interest rate risk by investing mainly in floating rate notes. The fund does not use leverage or derivatives.

Our Experience

Spectrum understands credit. The Spectrum team is composed of successful and experienced credit investment professionals who, together, have experience in funds management, trading, investment banking and research in both the domestic and international credit markets. Spectrum’s Principals are the decision makers for investments in the Fund. We are veterans of the credit markets, bringing a wealth of knowledge and a depth of experience to our client base.
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Christine Windeyer

Christine WindeyerChairperson

Christine is one of the Principals who founded Spectrum in 2001. She is Chairperson of Spectrum where she is responsible for overall operations
Lindsay Skardoon

Lindsay SkardoonPrincipal and Director

Lindsay is one of the Principals who founded Spectrum in 2001. He is the Chief Investment Officer and carries portfolio management responsibilities at the firm.
Damien Wood

Damien WoodPrincipal

Damien joined Spectrum in 2014 and manages the research function at the specialist investment manager.Damien has around 25 years of experience in global credit markets.
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WANT TO KNOW MORE?Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Fund on the mFund platform?

Yes. Investors can invest into the Fund via the mFund platform.

How long does it take to redeem my money?

The Fund provides daily liquidity. Investors can redeem their money in two to three days.

Who should invest in this Fund?

Investors who are seeking steady reliable income with less volatility than the equity market.


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