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EM corporate bonds remain defensive amid volatility

EM corporate bonds remain defensive amid volatility

Despite emerging markets having a hard time this year, its corporate bond sector easily outperformed sovereign hard and local currency and frontier bonds

Funds & Fund Managers

All calculations in USD, unless stated
over :
 Average Total Return : -1.7% (31 October 2017 - 31 October 2018)
Currency Total Return Standard Deviation Max Drawdown
1 of 77

LGT (Lux) III - ILS Plus Fund USD B2

USD

4.2%

1.0

-0.1%

2 of 77

GAM Star Cat Bond USD Acc

USD

4.1%

1.4

-0.5%

3 of 77

UBP PG SICAV Active Income APC USD

USD

3.3%

1.4

-0.4%

4 of 77

PIMCO GIS Global Bond Ex-US Inst USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

2.2%

1.1

-0.2%

5 of 77

Legg Mason WA Short Duration HI Bd A Dis D USD

USD

1.0%

1.9

-1.1%

6 of 77

CS (Lux) Credit Special Situation Fund DB USD

USD

0.9%

4.1

-3.1%

7 of 77

JPM Income Fund A Acc USD

USD

0.8%

1.6

-1.0%

8 of 77

Credit Suisse (Lux) Floating Rate Credit EB USD

USD

0.7%

1.3

-0.6%

9 of 77

Capital Group Gl Intermediate Bond (Lux) C USD

USD

0.6%

0.8

-0.4%

10 of 77

AB FCP I-Global Bond Portfolio I USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.5%

0.4

-0.1%

11 of 77

Wellington Global Bond USD G Acc Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.5%

1.2

-0.7%

12 of 77

Barclays GlobalBeta Portfolio 1 AA USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.4%

2.4

-1.5%

13 of 77

T Rowe Dynamic Gl. Invest. Grade Bnd A

USD

0.4%

1.3

-0.9%

14 of 77

PIMCO GIS Global Bond Inst USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.4%

1.2

-0.7%

15 of 77

Dimensional Global Short Fixed Income USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.2%

1.1

-1.1%

16 of 77

Barclays GA - Global Government Bond M Inc USD

USD

0.2%

1.6

-0.8%

16 of 77

PIMCO GIS Low Duration Gl Inv Gr Cr Inst USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.2%

0.6

-0.4%

18 of 77

Templeton Global Bond A (Mdis) USD

USD

0.1%

6.9

-3.9%

19 of 77

New Capital Euro Value Credit USD Inst Acc

USD

0.0%

1.1

-0.7%

20 of 77

AXA WF Global Green Bonds I C USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

0.0%

1.5

-1.0%

21 of 77

JB Fixed Income Investment Grade Corp (USD) USD B

USD

0.0%

1.8

-1.3%

22 of 77

AB SICAV I-Global Plus Fixed Income Pf I2 USD

USD

-0.3%

1.1

-0.8%

23 of 77

UBAM Absolute Return Fixed Income APHC USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.3%

1.1

-1.2%

24 of 77

JPMorgan Global Bond (san) - USD

USD

-0.4%

1.2

-0.9%

25 of 77

Schroder ISF Global Bond USD Hedged I Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.5%

1.3

-1.3%

26 of 77

NEW CAPITAL FUND LUX-Global Dynamic USD (hedged) A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.5%

1.3

-1.2%

27 of 77

RBC Funds (Lux) Global Bond O USD Cap

USD

-0.5%

1.8

-1.0%

28 of 77

Pinebridge Global Funds - Global Bond Y

USD

-0.7%

1.8

-1.0%

29 of 77

Capital Group Global Bond (LUX) Ch USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.7%

1.6

-1.5%

30 of 77

BlueBay Financial Capital Bond R USD

USD

-0.7%

6.8

-6.3%

31 of 77

BNP Paribas Islamic Fund Hilal Income I Cap

USD

-0.9%

1.6

-1.6%

32 of 77

AXA WF Global Aggregate Bonds A C USD H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-0.9%

1.0

-1.2%

33 of 77

JB Fixed Income Investment Grade Corp (EUR) USD Bh

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-1.1%

1.3

-1.9%

34 of 77

JPM Global Bond Opportunities A Acc USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-1.1%

2.3

-2.5%

35 of 77

Goldman Sachs Glo Strat Inc Bond Pf Base Acc USD

USD

-1.1%

2.6

-2.4%

36 of 77

Deutsche Lion Bond A USD

USD

-1.2%

4.1

-5.0%

37 of 77

T Rowe Global Aggregate Bond Z USD

USD

-1.3%

3.8

-4.6%

38 of 77

Oasis Crescent Global Income A USD Acc

USD

-1.3%

1.4

-1.9%

39 of 77

BGF Global Government Bond A2 USD

USD

-1.3%

1.5

-1.9%

40 of 77

BGF World Bond A2 USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-1.4%

1.2

-1.7%

41 of 77

Wellington Global Aggregate Bond S USD

USD

-1.6%

3.2

-4.4%

42 of 77

Goldman Sachs Glo FI Plus Pf (Hdg) Base USD-H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-1.7%

1.3

-1.9%

43 of 77

Schroder Global Quality Bond USD I Acc

USD

-1.9%

3.2

-4.8%

44 of 77

HSBC GIF Global Lower Carbon Bond AC

USD

-2.0%

1.7

-2.5%

45 of 77

SEI SGMF Global Fixed Income USD Inst

USD

-2.1%

4.4

-6.6%

46 of 77

Edmond de Rothschild Fund-Return Plus A USD

USD

-2.1%

1.6

-2.3%

47 of 77

Legg Mason Brandywine Gl Inc Opt A Dist M + e USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-2.3%

2.5

-3.2%

48 of 77

Legg Mason WA Global Credit A Dis D USD

USD

-2.5%

2.3

-3.1%

49 of 77

PIMCO GIS Global Advantage Inst USD Acc

USD

-2.5%

4.4

-6.4%

50 of 77

SEI SGMF Gl Oppnistic Fxd Inc USD Inst

USD

-2.5%

2.9

-4.5%

51 of 77

BNY Mellon Global Bond B USD

USD

-2.6%

3.8

-5.8%

52 of 77

Pictet-Global Bonds Fundamental-P USD

USD

-2.7%

5.7

-7.3%

53 of 77

Morgan Stanley Global Bond I USD

USD

-2.8%

4.2

-6.2%

54 of 77

Stratton Street UCITS -NFA Global Bond Fd UI QDUSD

USD

-3.1%

3.8

-4.4%

55 of 77

Loomis Sayles Global Opportunistic Bond Fd I/D USD

USD

-3.2%

3.4

-5.8%

56 of 77

PARVEST Bond World Classic USD Cap

USD

-3.2%

3.6

-6.1%

57 of 77

Crossfund Sicav-Crossinvest Global Bond-B USD

USD

-3.5%

2.1

-3.5%

58 of 77

BNY Mellon Global Opportunistic Bond A USD

USD

-3.6%

4.6

-4.9%

59 of 77

Pictet - Global Bonds P USD

USD

-3.6%

3.9

-6.3%

60 of 77

Stratton Street UCITS-Next Gen.Gl.Bd.Fd.UI QAUSD

USD

-3.7%

3.6

-4.4%

61 of 77

Amundi Funds II Global Aggregate Bd A Dis USD

USD

-3.8%

3.8

-6.4%

62 of 77

HSBC GIF Global Bond AD USD

USD

-3.8%

3.5

-6.1%

63 of 77

M&G Global Government Bond USD A Acc

USD

-4.2%

5.2

-8.2%

64 of 77

Franklin Glob Aggregate Inv Grade Bond A (acc) USD

USD

-4.2%

4.1

-6.5%

65 of 77

BNY Mellon Targeted Return Bd Fd USD A Acc

USD

-4.2%

4.2

-5.4%

66 of 77

New Capital Global Value Crdt USD/CNY Hdg Ord Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-4.4%

6.6

-10.0%

67 of 77

Invesco Bond A Semi Annual Dist USD

USD

-4.5%

3.7

-6.9%

68 of 77

Invesco Global Bond A Semi Ann Dist USD

USD

-4.7%

5.7

-8.6%

69 of 77

Franklin Global Aggregate Bond A (Mdis) USD

USD

-5.1%

5.3

-7.8%

70 of 77

Legg Mason BW Global Sov Crdt BW Pr USD Acc

USD

-5.1%

9.0

-11.6%

71 of 77

Legg Mason Brandywine Glo Fxd Inc LM Acc USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-5.1%

8.5

-10.6%

72 of 77

Nikko AM Global Green Bond A USD

USD

-5.2%

5.0

-8.7%

73 of 77

Merian Global Strategic Bond A USD

USD

-6.0%

4.6

-8.7%

74 of 77

Quaero Capital Funds Yield Opportunities C USD Dis

USD

-6.2%

4.0

-6.6%

75 of 77

Legg Mason Brandywine Gl Opp Fxd Inc A Dis M USD

USD

-6.7%

8.7

-11.9%

76 of 77

Man GLG Flexible Bond D H USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-8.6%

4.9

-8.7%

77 of 77

Amundi Fds Bond Global - SHE MD (D) (USD)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

-10.5%

14.2

-19.3%

Funds with less than 12 months history are below. View 1 month performance

Allianz Global Floating Rate Notes Plus - AT - USD

BlueBay Global Income I USD

Fidelity Enhanced Reserve A Acc USD

HGIF Global Asset-Backed Crossover Bond ZQ1 Dis

HSBC GIF Global Asset-Backed Bd A Cap

Lion-OCBC Global Income 2021 USD-Hedged

UBS (Lux) Bond SICAV - Multi Income (USD) P-acc

UBS Global Bonds Series 1 SP USD FR-QD

UBS Global Bonds Series 2 SP USD FR-QD

United SGD Plus Class A (Dist) USD (Hedged)

Wellington Opportunistic Fixed Inc USD D Acc


Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated). Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.

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