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Templeton Emerging Markets Bond A (Qdis) GBP

Ranked 14 out of 45 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 : 31/10/2015 - 31/10/2016
  • Rank 14/45 Total Return
  • Rank 10/45 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 1/45 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Risk
8 Ashmore SICAV 3 Emerging Markets Multi-Asset I GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



9 Pictet-Global Emerging Currencies-Z GBP GBP


10 Templeton Emerging Markets Bond A (Qdis) GBP GBP


11 First State Em Mkts Loc Curr B Hdgd GBP Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



12 Baring EM Debt Local Currency A GBP Hedged Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2016 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 4.6% 9.7% 5.5%
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. Italy
  17. Jersey
  18. Latvia
  19. Lithuania
  20. Luxembourg
  21. Netherlands
  22. Norway
  23. Poland
  24. Portugal
  25. Singapore
  26. Slovakia
  27. Spain
  28. Sweden
  29. Switzerland
  30. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date29/01/2010
  • Share Class size08Mn
  • 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).