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BGF Fixed Income Gbl Opportunities E2 EUR Hedged

Ranked 17 out of 38 in - Global Flexible over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Andreas Doerrenhaus

Bob Miller

Bob Miller, managing director, is head multi-sector and rates within BlackRock's Americas Fixed Income Alpha Strategies and a member of the Americas Fixed Income Executive Team. He is a portfolio manager of BlackRock's Core Bond, Total Return, and Strategic Income Opportunities funds. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2011, Bob was a co-founder and partner at the Round Table Investment Management Company, a multi-strategy, research-based investment company, where he managed a global macro strategy. Previously, Bob spent 20 years at Bank of America, where he served in a variety of roles, most recently as senior portfolio manager for the bank's proprietary multi-asset class investment portfolio. Bob managed global equity and credit, global interest rate derivative, and sovereign debt portfolios during his tenure at Bank of America. He is a Trustee of Davidson College, a member of the Executive Committee and Chairman of the Investment Committee. He is also actively involved with the Davidson July Experience program. Bob is a former Trustee and past Chairman of the Board at Trinity Episcopal School, and remains a member of the Friends of Trinity Board. He earned a BA in Economics from Davidson College.

Rick Rieder

Rick Rieder is a managing director and BlackRock's chief investment officer of fundamental fixed income, co-head of Americas fixed income and a member of the executive committee of the firm-wide alpha strategy business. He is also a member of BlackRock's firm-wide Operating, Leadership, and Philanthropy Committees. Before joining BlackRock in 2009, Rieder was president and CEO of R3 Capital Partners. He served as vice chairman and member of the Borrowing Committee for the U.S. Treasury. Rieder is currently a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Investment Advisory Committee on Financial Markets, and was recently elected as the 2013 inductee into the Fixed Income Analysts Society Fixed Income Hall of Fame. From 1987 to 2008, Rieder was with Lehman Brothers, most recently as head of the firm's Global Principal Strategies team. Before joining Lehman Brothers, Rieder was a credit analyst at SunTrust Banks in Atlanta.

Scott Thiel

London-based Scott Thiel is currently deputy CIO of Fundamental Fixed Income at BlackRock. Before joining BlackRock in 2002, Scott was a vice president at Goldman Sachs where he spent thirteen years. He earned a BA in American history from Princeton University. Outside of fund management, Scott enjoys tennis, soccer, running, skiing and going to the theatre and is a member of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Objective

The Fund aims to maximise the return on your investment through a combination of capital growth and income on the Funds assets. The Fund invests globally at least 70% of its total assets in fixed income securities. These include bonds and money market instruments (i.e. debt securities with short term maturities). The fixed income securities are denominated in various currencies and may be issued by governments, government agencies, companies and supranationals (e.g. the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development).

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Performance

Global Flexible over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018
  • Rank 17/38 Total Return
  • Rank 12/38 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 11/38 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
16 Janus Henderson HF Total Return Bond A2 EUR EUR

2.6%

17 BGF Fixed Income Gbl Opportunities E2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.2%

18 Fidelity Funds - Gl Strat Bond A-ACC-EUR H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

2.1%

19 Fidelity Funds - Flexible Bond A-EUR (EUR/GBP) H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.9%

19 Kames Strategic Global Bond A Inc EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.9%

Fund Name Currency Risk
10 Fidelity Funds - Gl Strat Bond A-ACC-EUR H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.1

11 Fidelity Funds - Global Income Y-ACC-EUR H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.2

12 BGF Fixed Income Gbl Opportunities E2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.3

13 Janus Henderson HF Total Return Bond A2 EUR EUR

1.3

14 PIMCO GIS Diversified Income Dur Hdg E EUR H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.4

14 PIMCO GIS Income E EUR Hdg Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

1.4

Fund Name Currency Loss
9 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds A C EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-0.4%

10 PIMCO GIS Diversified Income Dur Hdg E EUR H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-0.4%

11 BGF Fixed Income Gbl Opportunities E2 EUR Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-0.4%

12 Fidelity Funds - Gl Strat Bond A-ACC-EUR H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-0.4%

13 TCW Funds - MetWest Unconstrained Bond Fund AEHE

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

EUR

-0.5%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.5% 0.8% 0.4% 0.7% -0.4%
2016 0.5% -1.3% 0.5% 1.3% 0.0%
2015 -1.9% 0.6% -0.9% -1.3% -0.3%
2014 2.8% 1.4% 1.1% -0.1% 0.4%
2013 1.9% 0.3% -1.0% 0.1% 2.4%
2012 9.5% 3.6% 1.1% 3.0% 1.6%
2011 2.2% 1.7% 0.7% -1.1% 0.9%
2010 5.9% 2.7% 2.5% 2.4% -1.8%
2009 18.0% 1.7% 6.5% 7.1% 1.7%
2008 -16.0% -2.5% -1.7% -3.2% -9.5%
2007 -0.9% 0.8% -0.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Brunei Darussalam
  4. Chile
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Gibraltar
  8. Hungary
  9. Iceland
  10. Ireland
  11. Italy
  12. Jersey
  13. Luxembourg
  14. Macau
  15. Malta
  16. Mauritius
  17. Poland
  18. Portugal
  19. Singapore
  20. Spain
  21. Switzerland
  22. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/01/2007
  • Share Class size576Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0278456818
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • Annual management1.00%
  • Initial investment3

Related News

BlackRock's Rieder: demographics will keep interest rates low for years

Demographics, not monetary policy, or Central Banks will have a key impact, according to the AM giant's CIO for fixed income.

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