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PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc

Ranked 25 out of 113 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.

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Scott A. Mather

Born in Oregon in the USA, Scott A. Mather is a deputy CIO and a managing director in the Newport Beach office of PIMCO. Prior to this he was the head of portfolio management for Europe and worked closely with Allianz-related companies and was also a managing director of Allianz Global Investors KAG. Before joining PIMCO in 1998, he was a fixed income trader at Goldman Sachs in New York. Scott graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Master’s degree in engineering, a BS in engineering - material science & solid state chemistry and a BS in economics. Outside fund management, his interests include shooting and music.

Lorenzo Pagani

Dr. Lorenzo Pagani is a managing director and portfolio manager in PIMCO's Munich office and head of the European government bond and European rates desk. He is also a member of the European portfolio committee and a member of the counterparty risk committee. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2004, he was with the nuclear engineering department at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and with Procter & Gamble in Italy. He has 10 years of investment experience and holds a Ph.D. in nuclear engineering from MIT. He graduated from the Financial Technology Option program of MIT/Sloan Business School and holds a joint master of science degree from the Politecnico di Milano in Italy and the Ecole Centrale de Paris in France.


The investment objective of the Global Bond Fund is to seek to maximise total return, consistent with preservation of capital and prudent investment management. The Fund will primarily invest in an actively managed, diversified portfolio of Fixed Income Instruments (as defined in full in the Prospectus) denominated in major world currencies and consisting of fixed and floating rate bonds issued by corporations, international or supranational agencies and sovereign governments, their sub-divisions, agencies or instrumentalities, securitized bonds, and money market securities.


Global over : 28/02/2014 - 28/02/2015
  • Rank 25/113 Total Return
  • Rank 41/113 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 44/113 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Return
24 MFS Meridian Funds-Global Credit A1 GBP


25 PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc


26 JPM Global ex-UK Bond A Acc


27 BGF World Bond X2 GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


Fund Name Risk
39 PIMCO GIS Income R GBP Hdg Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


40 F&C Global Bond 1 Inc


41 PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc


42 Schroder ISF Global Unconstrained Bd GBP Hdg C Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


42 Russell IC Global Credit GBPH-U Income

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


Fund Name Loss
42 Kames Strategic Global Bond B Inc GBP Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


43 Dimensional Global Short Fixed Income GBP Dis


44 PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc


45 Thesis PM A Acc


46 Russell IC Global Credit GBPH-U Income

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2014 7.5% 2.2% 2.0% 0.6% 2.6%
2013 -1.6% 0.9% -3.2% 0.3% 0.4%
2012 9.3% 1.5% 1.5% 4.9% 1.2%
2011 8.2% -0.2% 2.0% 3.3% 2.9%
2010 2.7% -2.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Ireland
  2. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date30/06/2010
  • Share Class size28Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B4Q1XW75

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment5,000
  • Min. additional investment0


  • Annual management1.4%

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