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M&G Global Macro Bond

Ranked 26 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 : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017
  • Rank 26/37 Total Return
  • Rank 12/37 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 15/37 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
24 Franklin Strategic Income A (Mdis) USD SGD

0.8%

25 Pioneer Funds Strategic Income A No Dis USD SGD

0.6%

26 M&G Global Macro Bond A USD Acc SGD

0.5%

27 BGF Strategic Global Bond A2 USD SGD

-0.2%

28 AB SICAV I-Diversified Yield Plus Pf A2 USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

-0.4%

Fund Name Currency Risk
10 Fidelity Funds - Gl Strat Bond A-ACC-USD SGD

2.6

11 Vontobel Fund Bond Global Aggregate H hedged USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

2.7

12 M&G Global Macro Bond A USD Acc SGD

2.7

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

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

3.1

14 Pioneer Funds Strategic Income A No Dis USD SGD

3.2

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

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

-1.7%

14 PineBridge Strategic Bond YD USD SGD

-1.8%

15 M&G Global Macro Bond A USD Acc SGD

-1.9%

16 Morgan Stanley Global Fixed Income Opps A USD SGD

-2.0%

17 Nomura Funds Ireland-Global Dynamic Bond I USD SGD

-2.1%

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).