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Ignis Absolute Ret Gov Bond GBP I2 Acc

Ranked 29 out of 35 in - Bond Strategies over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Objective

The objective of the Fund is to deliver positive total returns that are independent of bond and equity market conditions. The Sub Fund will predominantly invest in fixed or variable interest transferable securities issued by sovereigns and supra-sovereigns, money market instruments, foreign currencies and financial derivative instruments.

Performance

Bond Strategies over : 31/08/2013 - 31/08/2014
  • Rank 29/35 Total Return
  • Rank 29/35 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 28/35 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Return
27 Amundi Fds Absolute Global Macro 2 - AHG (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.2%

28 SWIP Absolute Return Bond B Acc Gross

-0.2%

29 Ignis Absolute Ret Gov Bond GBP I2 Acc

-0.3%

30 Pioneer Funds Absolute Return Bond I Dis GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-0.5%

31 Threadneedle Absolute Return Bond Ret Gross Acc

-0.9%

Fund Name Loss
26 DB Platinum Loomis Sayles R1C-G

-2.1%

27 Lazard Em Mkts Total Rtn Dbt GBP Hdge Inst Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-2.2%

28 Ignis Absolute Ret Gov Bond GBP I2 Acc

-2.3%

29 Ignis Absolute Return Credit A GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-2.4%

30 Threadneedle (Lux)-Absolute Em Mkt Macro IGH

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

-2.4%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 -1.4% 0.8% -0.8% -1.4%
2013 6.0% -1.6% 3.8% 2.7% 1.1%
2012 6.8% 1.5% 1.9% 1.0% 2.3%
2011 5.7% -0.1% 2.2% 3.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Denmark
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Ireland
  8. Italy
  9. Luxembourg
  10. Netherlands
  11. Norway
  12. Spain
  13. Sweden
  14. Switzerland
  15. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/03/2011
  • Share Class size272Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0579399238

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1Mn
  • Min. additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management0.3%

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