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M&G Global Macro Bond

Ranked 25 out of 37 in - Global Flexible over 12 months
All calculations are in SGD unless stated

Managed by

Jim Leaviss

Jim Leaviss' financial career started at the Bank of England in 1992 as a money market trader and an economist. He joined M&G in 1997 where he is a fund manager and head of retail fixed interest. His investment style is characterised by a top-down approach, with active management of duration and the yield curve. Jim graduated from Manchester University gaining a BA in economics and is a member of UKSIP. Outside of work he enjoys music and cycling.

Objective

The Fund's objective is to maximise long term total return (the combination of income and growth of capital). The Fund invests mainly in debt instruments on a global basis which include, but are not limited to, variable rate securities, fixed interest securities, sovereign debt and corporate debt. The Fund's exposure to debt instruments may be gained through the use of derivatives. The Fund may also invest in other assets including collective investment schemes, money market instruments, cash and near cash, deposits, other transferable securities and derivatives.

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Performance

Global Flexible over : 30/09/2016 - 30/09/2017
  • Rank 25/37 Total Return
  • Rank 12/37 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 14/37 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
23 Franklin Strategic Income A (Mdis) USD SGD

2.7%

24 Schroder ISF Strategic Bond A Acc SGD

2.7%

25 M&G Global Macro Bond A USD Acc SGD

2.4%

26 Pioneer Funds Strategic Income A No Dis USD SGD

2.1%

26 Vontobel Fund Bond Global Aggregate H hedged USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

2.1%

Fund Name Currency Risk
10 Janus Global Flexible Income A USD Acc SGD

2.6

11 Vontobel Fund Bond Global Aggregate H hedged USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

2.6

12 Man GLG Flexible Bond D H USD Acc SGD

3.2

12 M&G Global Macro Bond A USD Acc SGD

3.2

14 Fidelity Funds - Global Income A-MINCOME(G)-USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

3.5

Fund Name Currency Loss
12 Fidelity Funds - Global Income A-MINCOME(G)-USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

-1.7%

13 Henderson HF Total Return Bond A2 USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-1.7%

14 M&G Global Macro Bond A USD Acc SGD

-1.8%

15 PineBridge Strategic Bond YD USD SGD

-1.8%

16 Morgan Stanley Global Fixed Income Opps A USD SGD

-2.0%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 -1.6% 0.2% -0.4%
2016 6.1% -1.3% 1.7% 1.4% 4.2%
2015 2.3% 1.9% -2.3% 4.6% -1.8%
2014 5.0% 0.9% 0.0% 1.6% 2.4%
2013 5.9% 2.7% 0.7% 0.5% 1.9%
2012 6.0% 2.9% -1.4% 2.6% 1.8%
2011 5.8% 0.5% 1.4% 3.9% 0.0%
2010 -2.5% -1.9% 1.4% 3.3% -5.1%
2009 3.6% -0.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Denmark
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Ireland
  8. Italy
  9. Luxembourg
  10. Netherlands
  11. Norway
  12. Portugal
  13. Singapore
  14. Spain
  15. Sweden
  16. Switzerland

Fund Info

  • Launch date30/04/2009
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN GB00B65PCY96

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment75

Charges

  • Annual management1.25%
  • Initial investment4

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