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AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Ranked 32 out of 46 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 Sub-Fund investment objective is to seek performance by investing in corporate and government bonds and money market instruments issued worldwide over a medium term period. The Sub-Fund invests in debt securities (investment grade and/or high yield), including inflation-linked bonds, and money market instruments issued by governments and corporations located anywhere in the world, including emerging markets.

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Performance

Global Flexible over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018
  • Rank 32/46 Total Return
  • Rank 8/46 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 17/46 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
30 Nordea 1 - Flexible Fixed Income HBC GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.4%

31 Mirabaud-Global Strategic Bond Fund-AH Cap GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.4%

32 MFS Meridian Funds-Global Opportunistic Bd IH1 GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.2%

32 Manulife AM Strategic Fixed Income R GBP Hdg Acc GBP

2.2%

32 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.2%

Fund Name Currency Risk
6 Amundi Fds Bond Global Aggregate - RHG (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

0.9

7 Manulife AM Strategic Fixed Income R GBP Hdg Acc GBP

0.9

8 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.0

9 BlackRock Fixed Income Global Opportunities A Inc GBP

1.0

10 JPM Global Bond Opportunities A Gross Acc GBP

1.0

10 Barings Strategic Bond A GBP Inc GBP

1.0

Fund Name Currency Loss
15 PIMCO GIS Diversified Income Dur Hdg I GBP H Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.2%

16 BlackRock Fixed Income Global Opportunities A Inc GBP

-0.3%

17 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.3%

18 Legg Mason WA Global Multi Strat Pr Dis M H GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.3%

19 Franklin Flexible Alpha Bond I (acc) GBP-H1

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.3%

19 Neuberger Berman Global Oppc Bond GBP I Acc Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-0.3%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 2.8% 1.2% 0.7% 0.5% 0.4%
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%
  • Initial investment0.55

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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).