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PIMCO GIS Global Advantage Inst GBP Hdg Acc

Ranked 37 out of 110 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Andrew Balls

Andrew Balls gained a bachelor’s degree from Oxford University and a master’s degree from Harvard University. He is currently a managing director at PIMCO’s London office and leads the European investment team. Before he joined PIMCO in 2006, he had been working at the Financial Times as editor of the US Lex column and as chief economics correspondent in Washington, DC for eight years. He also worked at Newport Beach and served as a global portfolio manager and global strategist. He has 11 years of investment and financial market experience.

Lupin Rahman

Objective

The investment objective of the Global Advantage Fund is to seek maximum long-term return, consistent with preservation of capital and prudent investment management. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing 80% of its assets in a diversified portfolio of Fixed Income Instruments that are economically tied to at least three countries (one of which may be the United States).

Performance

Global over : 31/08/2013 - 31/08/2014
  • Rank 37/110 Total Return
  • Rank 55/110 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 61/110 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Return
35 Vanguard Global Bond Index GBP Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

7.0%

36 Standard Life Wealth Global Fixed Interest Ret Inc

7.0%

37 PIMCO GIS Global Advantage Inst GBP Hdg Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

6.9%

38 AXA WF Global Strategic Bonds F C GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

6.8%

39 PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc

6.8%

Fund Name Risk
53 Franklin Global Aggregate Bond A (Qdis) GBP-H1

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.9

54 Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond GBP A Hgd Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.9

55 PIMCO GIS Global Advantage Inst GBP Hdg Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.9

56 Legg Mason Global Multi Strategy Bond A Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

0.9

56 VAM Funds (Lux) Global Government Bond Fund AC GBP

0.9

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/08/2014 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 6.3% 2.2% 2.8% 1.1%
2013 -2.0% 2.8% -3.8% -0.6% -0.2%
2012 1.4% 0.2% 1.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Ireland
  5. Italy
  6. Luxembourg
  7. Netherlands
  8. Norway
  9. Singapore
  10. Sweden
  11. Switzerland
  12. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date11/07/2012
  • Share Class size11Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B7JV2X91
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment6Mn
  • Min. additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management0.7%

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