Conrad joined Momentum Asset Management in 1994 (then RMB Asset Management) and has been involved in the management of fixed-income portfolios from the start of his career. He was appointed as head of fixed income in October 2007, also taking that role in the new merged entity in February 2011. Conrad and his team currently oversee the management of R80 billion across various fixed income mandates, including for a number of institutional portfolios. He and his team have managed the Momentum Money Market Fund, the Momentum Maximum Income Fund and Momentum Diversified Yield Fund since their inception.
FUND OBJECTIVES AND FOCUS
The fund's objective is to generate a regular, reliable source of income, while attempting to grow capital prudently by monitoring the fund's positioning on the local yield curve. It is benchmarked against the average of the fixed-interest income funds.