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Neuberger Berman EM Debt Hard Curr USD A Acc

Ranked 40 out of 59 in - Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Rob Drijkoningen

Rob Drijkoningen joined Neuberger Berman in 2013. Prior to this, since 1995 he worked at ING Investment Management, starting out managing international fixed income portfolios, including currency risks, for the group. He was appointed head of the global markets debt team upon its inception in 1997. An expert on Emerging Market Debt, he has published numerous articles on the subject. Before joining ING, Drijkoningen cut his teeth at Nomura and Goldman Sachs. He holds a Master’s Degree in economics from Rotterdam’s Erasmus University where he specialised in monetary and macro-economic analysis.

Bart van der Made

Born in The Netherlands, Bart van der Made attended Erasmus University where he studied econometrics. He started his career in 1997 as an economist at ING Barings and from 2000 he worked at ING IM, becoming a portfolio manager in 2009. He then joined Neuberger Berman in 2013. Bart's investment style is based on seeking to exploit market inefficiencies over the medium term through a fundamental research driven investment process. He is CFA Charterholder.

Gorky Urquieta

Gorky Urquieta was born in Bolivia in 1965. He studied finance at the Catholic University in the country's capital, La Paz, and at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Prior to joining Neuberger Berman in 2014, Gorky worked at ING Furman Selz, and as a portfolio manager in emerging markets and co-head of emerging market debt at ING Investment Management. Away from fund management, Gorky enjoys playing tennis.


The Fund aims to achieve an attractive level of risk adjusted total return from hard currency-denominated debt issued in Emerging Market Countries. It will invest primarily in debt securities and money market instruments issued by public or private issuers in Emerging Market Countries which are denominated in Hard Currency US Dollar, Euro, Sterling, Japanese Yen and Swiss Franc and investors should also note that public issuers include corporate issuers that are, either directly or indirectly, 100% government-owned

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Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over : 30/11/2017 - 30/11/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -1.8% -4.4% 1.8%
2017 13.2% 4.4% 2.8% 3.5% 1.9%
2016 11.4% 4.8% 5.6% 5.0% -4.1%
2015 -1.9% 1.2% 0.6% -5.1% 1.6%
2014 7.4% 4.3% 5.0% -1.0% -0.9%
2013 1.0% 0.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Denmark
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Hong Kong
  9. Iceland
  10. Ireland
  11. Italy
  12. Liechtenstein
  13. Luxembourg
  14. Netherlands
  15. Norway
  16. Portugal
  17. Singapore
  18. Spain
  19. Sweden
  20. Switzerland
  21. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/05/2013
  • Share Class size98Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN IE00B986J944

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.40%
  • Initial investment1.40%

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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).