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AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Ranked 25 out of 41 in - Global Flexible over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Nick Hayes

Nick Hayes is a fixed income fund manager at AXA Investment Managers based in London having joined the company in June 2010. Prior to joining AXA, Hayes worked at New Star as senior portfolio manager in the New Star Fixed Income team. Hayes graduated from Trinity College, Dublin with a BA Honours degree in French and Spanish. He runs the AXA Sterling Corporate Bond, Sterling Strategic Bond and the AXA WF Global Strategic Bond funds, all with a top down investment style.

Objective

The objective of the Sub-Fund is to achieve a mix of income and capital growth by investing in fixed income securities.The Investment Manager will seek to achieve the objectives of the Sub-Fund by investing in transferable debt securities (investment grade and/or high yield), including inflation-linked bonds, issued by governments, corporations or institutions located anywhere in the world, including emerging markets countries denominated in any currency and money market instruments.

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Performance

Global Flexible over : 31/08/2016 - 31/08/2017
  • Rank 25/41 Total Return
  • Rank 11/41 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 10/41 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
23 GAM Multibond - Diversified Income Bd-GBP C

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.8%

24 BlackRock Fixed Income Global Opportunities A Inc GBP

2.7%

25 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.4%

26 L&G Multi-Strategy Credit Z GBP Acc GBP

2.3%

27 Jupiter JGF Dynamic Bond L GBP Q Inc H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.3%

Fund Name Currency Risk
9 Kames Strategic Global Bond B Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.4

10 Jupiter JGF Dynamic Bond L GBP Q Inc H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.4

11 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.5

12 T Rowe Dynamic Global Bond Ih GBP Cap

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.7

13 AB SICAV I-Diversified Yield Plus Pf I2 GBP GBP

1.9

Fund Name Currency Loss
8 MS TCW Unconstrained Plus Bond I GBP GBP

-0.4%

9 PIMCO GIS Diversified Income Dur Hdg I GBP H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.5%

10 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.6%

11 Schroder ISF Strategic Bond GBP Hedged C Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.7%

12 St. James's Place Diversified Bond L Acc GBP

-0.7%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.2% 0.7%
2016 7.4% 1.5% 2.8% 2.7% 0.3%
2015 -1.4% 1.9% -1.1% -2.2% 0.0%
2014 2.8% 1.6% 2.2% -0.6% -0.3%
2013 2.4% 0.5% -1.7% 1.7% 1.9%
2012 6.0% 2.8%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Chile
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Korea
  6. Luxembourg
  7. Netherlands
  8. Spain
  9. Switzerland
  10. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date14/05/2012
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0746605764
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment400,000
  • Min. regular additional investment8,000

Charges

  • Annual management0.55%

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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).