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Kames Investment Grade Global Bond A Inc EUR Hdged

Ranked 33 out of 46 in - Global Corporates over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Euan McNeil

Euan McNeil is an investment manager in the fixed income team. He specialises in investment grade credit and co-manages two investment grade bond funds as well as several institutional portfolios. Euan joined Kames Capital in 2003 from Britannic Asset Management, where he worked in the corporate bond team. Prior to that, he was an international equities manager at Blairlogie Capital Management. Euan studied international business and French at the University of Strathclyde and has an MSc in investment analysis from the University of Stirling. Outside of work he enjoys golf.

Stephen Snowden

Stephen Snowden is head of credit in the fixed income team. He specialises in investment grade credit and co-manages two investment grade bond funds and an absolute return bond fund. He rejoined Kames Capital in July 2011 from Old Mutual Asset Management where he managed the Corporate Bond Fund. Stephen started his career with Kames Capital in 1994, initially focusing on equities before moving to the fixed income team to manage corporate bond funds. He has a first class honours degree BSc Finance and an MSc Finance from Queens University Belfast.

Objective

The investment objective of the Fund is to maximise total returns (income plus capital). The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in investment grade government and corporate bonds in any currency which may be at a fixed or floating rate, rated or unrated. The Fund may also hold selected high yield bonds and cash.

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Performance

Global Corporates over : 31/05/2017 - 31/05/2018
  • Rank 33/46 Total Return
  • Rank 30/46 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 35/46 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
31 Schroder ISF Global Corporate Bond EUR Hdg A Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-2.3%

32 SLI Glo SICAV Global Corporate Bond AH EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-2.3%

33 Kames Investment Grade Global Bond A Inc EUR Hdged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-2.3%

34 Janus Henderson Glo Invt Grd Bd AEURacc(Hedged)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-2.4%

35 Invesco Global Inv Grade Corp Bd A Acc EUR Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-2.4%

Fund Name Currency Risk
28 BGF Global Corporate Bond A2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.2

29 M&G Global Corporate Bond EUR A-H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.2

30 Kames Investment Grade Global Bond A Inc EUR Hdged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.3

31 Robeco Global Credits 0FH EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.4

32 Legg Mason WA Global Core Plus Bd Pr Acc Hdg EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.6

32 BNY Mellon Global High Yield Bond I EUR Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.6

Fund Name Currency Loss
33 Legg Mason WA Global Core Plus Bd Pr Acc Hdg EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.9%

33 M&G Global Corporate Bond EUR A-H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.9%

35 Kames Investment Grade Global Bond A Inc EUR Hdged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.9%

36 BGF Global Corporate Bond A2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-4.0%

37 Janus Henderson Glo Invt Grd Bd AEURacc(Hedged)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-4.5%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -2.7%
2017 4.8% 1.1% 2.1% 0.9% 0.6%
2016 4.2% 2.7% 2.6% 2.5% -3.4%
2015 -0.1% 2.8% -2.9% 0.1% 0.0%
2014 6.2% 2.4% 2.7% -0.7% 1.6%
2013 0.8% 0.6% -2.6% 1.5% 1.4%
2012 14.3% 5.2% 1.3% 4.9% 2.2%
2011 -0.2% 3.0% -0.1% -5.3% 2.4%
2010 8.1% 5.0% -0.3% 5.5% -2.1%
2009 22.0% -5.6% 11.8% 13.1% 2.2%
2008 -7.8% -1.0% -1.8% -4.5% -0.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Guernsey
  5. Ireland
  6. Jersey
  7. Luxembourg
  8. Malta
  9. Netherlands
  10. Switzerland
  11. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date08/11/2007
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN IE00B2495Z65
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.15%
  • Initial investment1.15

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).