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BGF Global Government Bond Fund A3 GBP Hdg

Ranked 9 out of 10 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Aidan Doyle

Aidan Doyle, CFA, director, is a member of the European & Non-US Fixed Income Group within BlackRock Fundamental Fixed Income. He is a portfolio manager on the Global Bond portfolio team. Doyle began his career at BlackRock in 2010. He earned a BA degree in economics, with honours, from Trinity College Dublin in 2009 and an MSc in finance from Imperial College London in 2010.

Scott Thiel

London-based Scott Thiel is currently deputy CIO of Fundamental Fixed Income at BlackRock. Before joining BlackRock in 2002, Scott was a vice president at Goldman Sachs where he spent thirteen years. He earned a BA in American history from Princeton University. Outside of fund management, Scott enjoys tennis, soccer, running, skiing and going to the theatre and is a member of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Objective

The Fund seeks to maximise total return. The Fund invests at least 70% of its total assets in investment grade fixed income transferable securities issued by governments and their agencies worldwide. Currency exposure is flexibly managed.

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Performance

Global over : 31/07/2017 - 31/07/2018
  • Rank 9/10 Total Return
  • Rank 5/10 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 5/10 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
6 BNY Mellon Global Bond C GBP Inc GBP

-0.7%

7 Schroder ISF Global Bond GBP I Acc GBP

-0.9%

8 BNY Mellon Global Opportunistic Bond I GBP Acc Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.6%

9 BGF Global Government Bond Fund A3 GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.7%

10 JSS Bond - Total Return Global Y GBP dis hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-2.1%

Fund Name Currency Risk
3 Barclays GA - Global Government Bond M Inc GBP GBP

1.6

4 JSS Bond - Total Return Global Y GBP dis hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.7

5 BGF Global Government Bond Fund A3 GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.8

6 Barclays GlobalBeta Portfolio 1 AA GBP GBP

2.1

7 BNY Mellon Global Opportunistic Bond I GBP Acc Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

4.0

Fund Name Currency Loss
3 Barclays GlobalBeta Portfolio 1 AA GBP GBP

-1.4%

4 Barclays GA - Global Government Bond M Inc GBP GBP

-1.4%

5 BGF Global Government Bond Fund A3 GBP Hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-2.5%

6 JSS Bond - Total Return Global Y GBP dis hdg

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-3.0%

7 Templeton Global Bond A (Mdis) GBP-H1

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-4.6%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 0.0% -1.1%
2017 1.0% 0.0% 0.9% 0.6% -0.5%
2016 -3.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Belgium
  2. Brunei Darussalam
  3. Chile
  4. Denmark
  5. Finland
  6. France
  7. Germany
  8. Gibraltar
  9. Greece
  10. Hong Kong
  11. Hungary
  12. Iceland
  13. Ireland
  14. Luxembourg
  15. Netherlands
  16. Norway
  17. Singapore
  18. Spain
  19. Sweden
  20. Switzerland
  21. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date21/09/2016
  • Share Class size00Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU1484781395
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

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

Charges

  • Annual management0.75%
  • Initial investment0.75%

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