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BGF Emerging Markets Corporate Bond A2 USD

Ranked 14 out of 38 in - Emerging Markets Global Corporates over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Jack Deino

Jack Deino was Head of Emerging Markets Fixed Income and a senior portfolio manager for Invesco Fixed Income before leaving the firm in 2015. In this role, he was responsible for overall portfolio management for emerging market debt across corporate and government bonds. Deino joined Invesco in 2006 and has more than 19 years of experience trading, analyzing, and investing throughout the capital structure of emerging markets companies. He has held positions at Inverlat International, Daiwa Securities America, Zephyr Management, ORIX, Capital Markets and APS Financial Corp. Deino earned a BA degree in Latin American studies from the University of Texas at Austin and is fluent in both Portuguese and Spanish. He is a CFA charter holder and is a member of the CFA Institute.

Sergio Trigo Paz

Born in Bolivia, Sergio Trigo Paz of Blackrock is the head of emerging market debt, joining the company in 2012. Based in London, he has adopted a scenario-based and thematic style of investing. He attended the renowned Paris Sorbonne University where he gained a master’s degree in finance and a post graduate diploma in management. Following this he spent eight years with BNP Paribas IP specialising in emerging market bonds. Away from the office, Sergio is an adventurous person who particularly enjoys mountain climbing.

Jane Yu


The Fund seeks to maximise total return. It invests at least 70% of total assets in fixed income transferable securities issued by companies domiciled in, or exercising the predominant part of their economic activity in, emerging markets. Currency exposure is flexibly managed.

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Emerging Markets Global Corporates over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 8.5% 3.3% 1.6% 2.5% 0.9%
2016 9.7% 4.0% 4.2% 3.1% -1.8%
2015 -0.5% 1.6% 1.2% -2.9% -0.3%
2014 2.7% 1.4% 2.8% -0.2% -1.3%
2013 -5.1% 0.4% 2.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Brunei Darussalam
  4. Denmark
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Greece
  9. Hong Kong
  10. Ireland
  11. Jersey
  12. Korea
  13. Luxembourg
  14. Macau
  15. Malta
  16. Netherlands
  17. Norway
  18. Portugal
  19. Singapore
  20. Spain
  21. Sweden
  22. Switzerland
  23. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date18/02/2013
  • Share Class size17Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0843229542

Purchase Info

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


  • Annual management1.25%
  • Initial investment5

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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).