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Templeton Emerging Markets Bond A (Qdis) GBP

Ranked 8 out of 41 in - Emerging Markets Global Local Currency over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

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.

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Emerging Markets Global Local Currency over : 30/06/2015 - 30/06/2016
  • Rank 8/41 Total Return
  • Rank 3/41 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 3/41 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
1 Ashmore SICAV Local Currency R GBP Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



2 BlueBay Emerging Market Select Bond D GBP (QIDiv)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



3 Templeton Emerging Markets Bond A (Qdis) GBP GBP


4 Julius Baer BF Emerging Mkts Opport.-GBP C GBP


5 Goldman Sachs Em Mkts Debt Blend Pf I GBP-PH

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 4.6% 9.7%
2015 -0.1% -0.2% -3.6% -2.9% 6.9%
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. Cyprus
  5. Czech Republic
  6. Denmark
  7. Estonia
  8. Finland
  9. France
  10. Germany
  11. Gibraltar
  12. Greece
  13. Guernsey
  14. Hungary
  15. Ireland
  16. Jersey
  17. Latvia
  18. Lithuania
  19. Luxembourg
  20. Netherlands
  21. Norway
  22. Poland
  23. Portugal
  24. Singapore
  25. Slovakia
  26. Spain
  27. Sweden
  28. Switzerland
  29. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/01/2010
  • Share Class size07Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN LU0478343683

Purchase Info

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


  • Annual management1.00%

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