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Templeton Emerging Markets Bond A (Qdis) GBP

Ranked 5 out of 39 in - Emerging Markets Global Local Currency over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP

Managed by

Laura Burakreis

Michael Hasenstab

Michael Hasenstab holds a Ph.D. in economics from the Asia Pacific School of Economics and Management at Australian National University. He has earned a master's degree in economics of development from the Australian National University and a B.A. in international relations/political economy from Carleton College in the United States. Michael joined Franklin Templeton Investments in July 1995 and since 2001 he is senior vice president, portfolio manager and co-director of the international bond department.


The Fund aims to maximise total investment return by achieving an increase in the value of its investments, earning income and realizing currency gains over the medium to long term. The Fund invests mainly in: debt securities of any quality issued by governments, government-related entities and corporations located in developing or emerging markets.


Emerging Markets Global Local Currency over : 31/07/2014 - 31/07/2015
  • Rank 5/39 Total Return
  • Rank 7/39 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 5/39 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Risk
5 Pictet-Global Emerging Currencies-Z GBP


6 BGF Emer Mkts Loc Curr Bd D2RF GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


7 Templeton Emerging Markets Bond A (Qdis) GBP


8 SLI Glo SICAV EM Local Curr Debt AH GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


9 HSBC GIF Gbl Emerging Markets Local Debt AC GBP


9 Lazard Em Mkts Local Debt GBP Hdg Inst Dist

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 -0.2% -3.6%
2014 1.6% -1.1% 1.1% 3.2% -1.6%
2013 -2.4% 8.3% -4.4% -6.2% 0.5%
2012 13.1% 4.2% 0.0% 4.2% 4.2%
2011 -1.2% -0.2% 2.7% -5.4% 1.8%
2010 -0.5% 2.5% 1.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Chile
  5. Cyprus
  6. Czech Republic
  7. Denmark
  8. Estonia
  9. Finland
  10. France
  11. Germany
  12. Gibraltar
  13. Greece
  14. Guernsey
  15. Hong Kong
  16. Ireland
  17. Italy
  18. Jersey
  19. Korea
  20. Latvia
  21. Lithuania
  22. Luxembourg
  23. Macau
  24. Netherlands
  25. Norway
  26. Poland
  27. Portugal
  28. Singapore
  29. Slovakia
  30. Spain
  31. Sweden
  32. Switzerland
  33. Taiwan
  34. Trinidad & Tobago
  35. Turkey
  36. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/01/2010
  • Share Class size08Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0478343683

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment3,500
  • Min. additional investment0


  • Annual management1.0%
  • Initial investment5

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