Register for full access to Citywire’s Fund Manager database, news and analysis. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

Ignis Absolute Return Credit A GBP Hdg

Ranked 28 out of 35 in - Bond Strategies over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

David Meade

Objective

The objective of the Fund is to deliver positive total returns with low levels of volatility uncorrelated to bond and equity market conditions.

Performance

Bond Strategies over : 30/11/2013 - 30/11/2014
  • Rank 28/35 Total Return
  • Rank 4/35 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 17/35 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Return
26 Julius Baer BF Absolute Return Plus-GBP A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-0.7%

27 Julius Baer BF Absolute Return-GBP A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-0.8%

28 Ignis Absolute Return Credit A GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-0.9%

29 Alliance Trust Dynamic Bond B Net Acc

-1.0%

30 Ignis Absolute Ret Gov Bond GBP I2 Acc

-1.3%

Fund Name Risk
2 Amundi Fds Glb Macro Bonds & Currenc Low - AHG (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.2

3 BlackRock Absolute Return Bond D Acc

0.2

4 Ignis Absolute Return Credit A GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.3

5 PTR-Kosmos-HI GBP

0.3

6 Threadneedle Credit Opportunities Hgd Ret Acc GBP

0.4

6 Julius Baer BF Absolute Return Defender-GBP A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.4

Fund Name Loss
15 Henderson Credit Alpha I Gross Acc

-1.3%

15 Legg Mason WA Glo Credit Ab Ret A Dis M Hdg GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-1.3%

17 Ignis Absolute Return Credit A GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-1.3%

18 GAM Star Emerging Market Rates GBP Acc

-1.4%

19 Threadneedle (Lux)-Global Opportunities Bond AGH

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-1.5%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -0.5% 0.0% -0.7%
2013 -0.3% 0.6% 0.1% 0.0% -1.0%
2012 -0.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Belgium
  2. Finland
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Italy
  6. Luxembourg
  7. Netherlands
  8. Spain
  9. Sweden
  10. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/07/2012
  • Share Class size24Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0799640007
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • Annual management1.0%

Related News

TwentyFour to launch corporate bond fund for Chris Bowie

TwentyFour Asset Management is to roll out a corporate bond fund for former Ignis manager Chris Bowie.

AA-rated Bowie warns rising inflation could devastate bond returns

Ignis' Chris Bowie says inflation will likely return in a matter of months, not years, and credit investors could pay a hefty price.

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