本基金至少 50％應投資於債務工具，但亦得投資於其他資產，包括集合投資計畫、貨幣市場工具、 現金與類現金、存款、股權證券及衍生性商品。衍生性金融商品得使用於投資之目的及有效投資 組合管理。
Richard Woolnough joined M&G in January 2004 and is fund manager of the M&G Optimal Income Fund, the M&G Corporate Bond Fund and the M&G Strategic Corporate Bond Fund, three of the company's flagship fixed interest funds. Richard began his career at Lloyds Merchant Bank in 1985, moving to Italian insurer Assicurazioni Generali two years later, followed by SG Warburg. In 1995, he became a fund manager at Old Mutual. Richard graduated from the London School of Economics with a BSc in economics.