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INVESTMENT TEAM – BANQUE ERIC STURDZA SA

Eric Vanraes

Portfolio Manager

Eric Vanraes is head of fixed income investments at Banque Eric Sturdza SA, where he has been employed since July 2008. Eric has been a fixed income specialist since his career in finance began in 1991.

Prior to joining the Eric Sturdza Group, Eric was a member of senior management at Union Bancaire Privée (UBP). He was also head of credit and absolute return portfolio management and manager of four SICAV sub-funds - Corporate Euro, Corporate US Dollar, Absolute Return Euro and Absolute Return US Dollar.

Eric also spent time as head of fixed income and money market funds at SNVB Gestion (Société Nancéenne Varin Bernier - CIC) in Paris, managing three Eurozone fixed income funds, and as fixed income and money market fund manager at NSM Gestion (Banque de Neuflize, Schlumberger, Mallet – ABN Amro), managing four money market SICAVs, placements valorisation (fixed income SICAV), fixed income institutional mandates and fixed income FCPE (Fonds Communs de Placements d’Epargne Salariale) for major French corporates.

Eric holds a DESS in Finance and is also a graduate of GEM (Grenoble Ecole de Management) and Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences – Po) Grenoble.

Eric is a member of ISAG (Investment Strategists Association of Geneva) and is frequently featured in the media: Bloomberg, CNBC, Reuters, AFP, Financial Times, l’Agefi and Allnews.

Pascal Perrone

DEPUTY PORTFOLIO MANAGER

Pascal Perrone is senior portfolio manager of fixed income investments within the Sturdza Private Banking Group, where he has been employed since February 2013. Pascal is currently Deputy Fund Manager and has worked in fixed income investing since 1999. Prior to joining the Sturdza Private Banking Group, Pascal was a Director at Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) in Geneva, managing the 4 UBP Money Market Sicav sub-funds and the institutional fixed income CHF mandates. Pascal spent some time as a fixed income trader at Discount Bank & Trust Co and participated in the development of private bankers’ advisory services prior to the bank merger with UBP in 2002. Pascal started his career at Banque Cantonale Vaudoise (BCV) in Lausanne, occupying different positions before joining the Fixed Income execution desk.

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All investments involve a degree of risk. You should be aware that past performance is not necessarily a guide to future performance. The price of investments and income from them can fall as well as rise and may be affected by exchange rate movements between currencies. An investor may not get back the original amount invested. Any information relating to taxation is that currently available and may be subject to change. If you are in doubt about the suitability of an investment, please contact your financial adviser. Shares in the Fund should only be purchased by persons with professional experience and investors should refer to the Fund Prospectus and/or KIID for detailed information about potential risks involved before investing in financial instruments as well as the latest half-yearly report and unaudited accounts and/or annual report and audited accounts. The Prospectus for each Fund is available from the website or from E.I. Sturdza Strategic Management Limited on request. For Swiss investors, copies of the Prospectus, KIID, articles of association, annual and semi-annual reports may be obtained free of charge at the seat of the Swiss representative and Swiss Paying Agent: Banque Eric Sturdza SA, Rue du Rhône 112, P.O. Box 3024, CH-1211 Geneva 3. By continuing, you confirm that you have read and understood this information and acknowledge the importance of reading the risk warnings within the Prospectus before investing.