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BGF World Bond A2 EUR Hedged

Ranked 87 out of 108 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Aidan Doyle

Aidan Doyle, CFA, director, is a member of the European & Non-US Fixed Income Group within BlackRock Fundamental Fixed Income. He is a portfolio manager on the Global Bond portfolio team. Doyle began his career at BlackRock in 2010. He earned a BA degree in economics, with honours, from Trinity College Dublin in 2009 and an MSc in finance from Imperial College London in 2010.

Scott Thiel

London-based Scott Thiel is currently deputy CIO of Fundamental Fixed Income at BlackRock. Before joining BlackRock in 2002, Scott was a vice president at Goldman Sachs where he spent thirteen years. He earned a BA in American history from Princeton University. Outside of fund management, Scott enjoys tennis, soccer, running, skiing and going to the theatre and is a member of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Objective

The Fund aims to maximise the return on your investment through a combination of capital growth and income on the Funds assets. The Fund invests globally at least 70% of its total assets in fixed income securities. These include bonds and money market instruments (i.e. debt securities with short term maturities). The fixed income securities may be issued by governments, government agencies, companies and supranationals. At least 70% of the Funds total assets will be investment grade at the time of purchase.

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Performance

Global over : 30/09/2017 - 30/09/2018
  • Rank 87/108 Total Return
  • Rank 16/108 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 71/108 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
85 Goldman Sachs Glo FI Plus Pf (Hdg) Base Acc EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.3%

86 Schroder ISF Global Bond EUR Hedged A Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.5%

87 BGF World Bond A2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.5%

88 Stratton Street UCITS -NFA Global Bond Fd UI QAEUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.7%

89 Today's Tracker Fonds Zeer Defensief EUR

-3.8%

Fund Name Currency Risk
14 Dimensional Global Short Fixed Income EUR Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.1

14 Meesman Obligatiefonds Wereldwijd EUR

1.1

16 BGF World Bond A2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.1

17 Goldman Sachs Glo Fix Inc Pf (Hdg) Base EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.1

17 AB SICAV I-Global Plus Fixed Income Pf S1 EUR H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.1

Fund Name Currency Loss
69 Goldman Sachs Glo FI Plus Pf (Hdg) Base Acc EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.5%

70 Schroder ISF Global Bond EUR Hedged A Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.5%

71 BGF World Bond A2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-3.5%

72 CapitalAtWorkFoyer-Defensive C EUR

-3.5%

73 PARVEST Bond World Classic D EUR EUR

-3.7%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -0.9% -1.3% -1.1%
2017 1.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.3% -0.3%
2016 1.2% 2.4% 1.6% 0.8% -3.5%
2015 -0.7% 1.4% -2.8% 0.8% -0.1%
2014 7.0% 2.2% 2.1% 0.8% 1.8%
2013 0.0% 0.2% -1.6% 0.7% 0.8%
2012 6.4% 1.8% 1.1% 2.1% 1.2%
2011 4.0% 0.3% 1.0% 1.7% 0.9%
2010 3.9% 1.9% 1.9% 2.0% -2.0%
2009 5.4% 0.2% 1.2% 3.8% 0.2%
2008 6.4% 3.7% -2.2% 1.6% 3.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Brunei Darussalam
  5. Denmark
  6. Finland
  7. France
  8. Germany
  9. Gibraltar
  10. Greece
  11. Hong Kong
  12. Hungary
  13. Iceland
  14. Ireland
  15. Jersey
  16. Luxembourg
  17. Macau
  18. Malta
  19. Mauritius
  20. Netherlands
  21. Norway
  22. Poland
  23. Portugal
  24. Singapore
  25. Spain
  26. Sweden
  27. Switzerland
  28. Taiwan
  29. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date17/12/2007
  • Share Class size18Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0330917880
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment5,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management0.85%
  • Initial investment5.00%

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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).