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PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc

Ranked 36 out of 119 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.

Sachin Gupta

Sachin Gupta is an executive vice president and global portfolio manager at PIMCO in the Newport Beach office, and head of the global desk. He is a member of the European portfolio committee and a rotating member of the Asia-Pacific portfolio committee. Previously, he was in PIMCO's London office managing European LDI portfolios. Before that, he was part of PIMCO’s global portfolio management team in the Singapore office. In these roles, he focused on investments in government bonds, sovereign credit derivatives and interest rate derivatives across global markets. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2003, he was in the fixed income and currency derivatives group at ABN AMRO Bank. He has over 18 years of investment experience and holds an MBA from XLRI, India. He received an undergraduate degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

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 : 31/08/2014 - 31/08/2015
  • Rank 36/119 Total Return
  • Rank 57/119 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 50/119 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Risk
55 PIMCO GIS Global Bond Inst GBP Hdg Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


56 Jupiter JGF Dynamic Bond L GBP Q Inc HSC


57 Old Mutual Global Strategic Bond GBP R Hgd Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


57 PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc


59 PIMCO GIS Capital Securities Inst GBP Hdg Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


Fund Name Loss
48 Waverton Global Bond A GBP


49 Scottish Widows Cautious Portfolio A Acc


50 PIMCO Select Global Bond Ret GBP Acc


50 RBC Funds (Lux) Global Bond O GBP Dis H

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


52 PIMCO GIS Diversified Income Inst GBP Hdg Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 2.4% -3.1%
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. Germany
  2. Ireland
  3. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date30/06/2010
  • Share Class size24Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN IE00B4Q1XW75

Purchase Info

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


  • Annual management1.39%

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