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BGF Global Government Bond A2 USD

Ranked 36 out of 76 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in USD 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 seeks to maximise total return. The Fund invests at least 70% of its total assets in investment grade fixed income transferable securities issued by governments and their agencies worldwide. Currency exposure is flexibly managed.

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Performance

Global over : 30/06/2017 - 30/06/2018
  • Rank 36/76 Total Return
  • Rank 24/76 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 13/76 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
34 JB Fixed Income Investment Grade Corp (EUR) USD Bh

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.7%

35 BNY Mellon Global Bond B USD USD

0.6%

36 BGF Global Government Bond A2 USD USD

0.6%

37 Dimensional Global Short Fixed Income USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.6%

37 Pictet - Global Bonds P USD USD

0.6%

Fund Name Currency Risk
22 Legg Mason WA Short Duration HI Bd A Dis D USD USD

1.7

23 AXA WF Planet Bonds I C USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.7

24 BGF Global Government Bond A2 USD USD

1.8

25 Capital Group Global Bond (LUX) Ch USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.8

26 JPM Global Bond Opportunities A Acc USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.9

Fund Name Currency Loss
11 JPMorgan Global Bond (san) - USD USD

-0.8%

12 Barclays GA - Global Government Bond M Inc USD USD

-0.8%

13 BGF Global Government Bond A2 USD USD

-0.9%

14 BGF World Bond A2 USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.9%

15 RBC Funds (Lux) Global Bond O USD Cap USD

-1.0%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.4% -0.6%
2017 2.3% 0.3% 1.3% 0.9% 0.0%
2016 2.9% 3.2% 2.4% 0.5% -3.1%
2015 0.1% 1.7% -3.2% 1.5% 0.1%
2014 7.8% 2.4% 1.9% 1.1% 2.2%
2013 1.1% 0.8% -1.4% 0.8% 0.8%
2012 6.2% 1.3% 1.3% 2.1% 1.3%
2011 3.1% -0.3% 0.6% 2.3% 0.5%
2010 4.1% 1.9% 2.5% 2.1% -2.3%
2009 3.6% -0.3% 0.6% 3.4% -0.1%
2008 2.9% 0.7% -2.4% 1.7% 2.8%
2007 4.5% 1.3% -1.0% 2.5% 1.6%
2006 2.2% -1.2% 0.0% 3.0% 0.4%
2005 3.7% 0.6% 2.6% -0.2% 0.7%
2004 3.8% 1.4% -1.8% 1.8% 2.4%
2003 1.0% 0.8% 1.5% -1.4% 0.1%
2002 5.8% -0.7% 1.9% 3.0% 1.5%
2001 3.7% 2.1% -0.7% 2.5% -0.2%
2000 8.7% 1.2% 1.5% 1.3% 4.4%
1999 -2.2% -0.5% -2.2% -0.1% 0.5%
1998 13.0% 2.6% 2.4% 5.5% 1.9%
1997 8.3% -0.5% 3.9% 2.8% 1.8%
1996 6.8% -1.0% 1.1% 3.3% 3.3%
1995 15.8% 4.5% 4.6% 1.4% 4.5%
1994 -5.3% -4.4% -3.2% -0.5% 2.9%
1993 11.9% 3.2% 1.9% 4.4% 1.9%
1992 6.2% -1.5% 3.1% 3.3% 1.2%
1991 10.6% 1.9% 0.0% 4.5% 3.8%
1990 2.2% -2.7% 5.7% -5.9% 5.7%
1989 13.0% 0.5% 5.1% 4.1% 2.8%
1988 0.6% -0.1% -2.5% 1.2% 2.0%
1987 -0.6% 14.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

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

Fund Info

  • Launch date14/05/1987
  • Share Class size162Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0006061385

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment5.00%

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