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Carmignac Pfl Unconstrained Global Bond A CHF a...

Ranked 17 out of 29 in - Global Flexible over 12 months
All calculations are in CHF unless stated

Managed by

Charles Zerah

Charles Zerah began his career as a fixed income portfolio manager at AXA IM in 1995, and started running emerging debt funds a year later. He joined Crédit Lyonnais AM in 1999 as a Senior Manager for the emerging bond market asset class. Following the merger of CLAM with CA-AM, Charles Zerah joined the international bond management team led by Bruno Crastes in London, where he was responsible for the overall of emerging bond markets management. Charles took over the management of Carmignac Global Bond in March 2010, and was appointed as co-manager of the newly launched Carmignac Emerging Patrimoine, a balanced emerging market fund investing across equity, fixed income and currency markets in the emerging space. Charles is responsible for the bond & currency portion of the Fund, which includes local currency as well as hard currency emerging debt. Born in 1973, Charles Zerah holds a Master’s degree in Banking and Finance and a DESS postgraduate diploma in Finance with a major in Financial Markets, from the University of Paris II Panthéon Assas.

Objective

The sub-fund aims to outperform its reference indicator over a period exceeding two years, using an active, discretionary investment strategy based on strategic and tactical positions as well as arbitrage on all international fixed income and currency markets. The reference indicator is the JP Morgan Global Government Bond Index, coupons reinvested. Various sources are used in a bid to outperform: Credit strategies, Interest rate strategies, Currency strategies. Up to 20% of the net assets may be invested in contingent convertible bonds.

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Performance

Global Flexible over : 30/09/2016 - 30/09/2017
  • Rank 17/29 Total Return
  • Rank 17/29 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 18/29 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
15 UBS (Lux) Bond S - Cur Diversifier (USD)(CHF) P-a CHF

1.7%

15 Amundi Fds Bond Global Aggregate - IHC (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

1.7%

17 Carmignac Pfl Unconstrained Global Bond A CHF a...

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

1.6%

18 Pioneer Funds Strategic Income N No Dis Hdg CHF

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

1.4%

19 CS (Lux) Global Value Bond Fund EBH CHF

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

1.1%

Fund Name Currency Risk
15 Vontobel Fd TwentyFour Strat Income Fd HI CHF CHF

2.3

16 Amundi Fds Bond Global Aggregate - IHC (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

2.3

17 Carmignac Pfl Unconstrained Global Bond A CHF a...

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

2.3

18 Vontobel Fund - Bd Global Aggregate H hed CHF CHF

2.4

19 M&G Global Macro Bond CHF A-H Acc CHF

2.5

Fund Name Currency Loss
16 Amundi Fds Bond Global Aggregate - IHC (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

-1.8%

17 Kames Strategic Global Bond A Acc CHF Hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

-1.8%

18 Carmignac Pfl Unconstrained Global Bond A CHF a...

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

-2.0%

19 Legg Mason WA Global Multi Strat Pr Acc Hgd CHF

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

CHF

-2.1%

20 M&G Global Macro Bond CHF A-H Acc CHF

-2.2%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.7% -1.7% -0.1%
2016 8.8% 1.2% 4.7% 1.1% 1.7%
2015 1.9% 11.2% -7.7% -0.3% -0.5%
2014 13.5% 3.5% 3.1% 3.4% 2.8%
2013 -4.2% 1.4% -4.1% -4.6% 3.3%
2012 0.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Italy
  6. Luxembourg
  7. Netherlands
  8. Spain
  9. Switzerland
  10. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date19/07/2012
  • Share Class size25Mn
  • Base currencyCHF
  • ISIN LU0807689822
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1
  • Min. regular additional investment1

Charges

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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).