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BGF Euro Bond A2 USD Hedged

Ranked 3 out of 16 in - Euro over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Michael Krautzberger

Michael Krautzberger studied business administration & computer science at the European Business School and economics at the University of Hagen. He began his career in 1994 at DWS, and moved to Union Investment in 1999 where he headed the European fixed income team. He then joined BlackRock (formerly MLIM) in 2005 as managing director of the European fixed income team.

Objective

The Fund seeks to maximise total return. It invests at least 80% of its total assets in investment grade fixed income transferable securities. At least 70% of total assets will be invested in fixed income transferable securities denominated in euro. Currency exposure is flexibly managed.

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Performance

Euro over : 31/10/2017 - 31/10/2018
  • Rank 3/16 Total Return
  • Rank 4/16 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 3/16 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
1 Oaktree European Senior Loan Fund EB USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

3.8%

2 BlueBay Inv Grade Euro Aggregate Bd B USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.5%

3 BGF Euro Bond A2 USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.5%

4 Fidelity Funds - Euro Bond A-ACC-USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.1%

5 Pictet-EUR Bonds-HI USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.3%

Fund Name Currency Risk
2 Credit Suisse (Lux) Green Bond Fund B USD USD

1.2

3 Pictet-EUR Bonds-HI USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.6

4 BGF Euro Bond A2 USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

1.6

5 Amundi SICAV II Euro Aggregate Bond I ND USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

2.1

6 Amundi Funds II Euro Aggregate Bond A ND Hdg USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

2.1

Fund Name Currency Loss
1 Oaktree European Senior Loan Fund EB USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.3%

2 Pictet-EUR Bonds-HI USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.8%

3 BGF Euro Bond A2 USD Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.8%

4 Credit Suisse (Lux) Green Bond Fund B USD USD

-0.9%

5 BlueBay Inv Grade Euro Aggregate Bd B USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-1.1%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 1.2% -0.2% 0.1%
2017 3.0% -0.4% 1.1% 1.1% 1.2%
2016 4.3% 2.7% 1.8% 1.6% -1.7%
2015 1.7% 4.0% -4.6% 1.7% 0.7%
2014 11.2% 3.5% 2.9% 2.6% 1.8%
2013 -0.5% 1.5% 1.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Bahrain
  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. Jersey
  17. Luxembourg
  18. Macau
  19. Malta
  20. Netherlands
  21. Norway
  22. Poland
  23. Portugal
  24. Singapore
  25. Spain
  26. Sweden
  27. Switzerland
  28. Taiwan
  29. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date16/01/2013
  • Share Class size06Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0869650977
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • Annual management0.75%
  • 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).