BGF World Bond Hedged D2 GBP

Buy/Sell Price  (as of 25/05/2018) £11.28   Day Change :  0.18%     Fund Code:  BGWBD 

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Scott Thiel, Managing Director, is BlackRock's Deputy Chief Investment Officer of Fixed Income, Fundamental Portfolios, and head of the European and Non-US Fixed Income Group. He is a member of the Fixed Income Executive Committee and the EMEA Executive Committee. In addition, he is a lead portfolio manager of Euro portfolios. Mr. Thiel is a member of BlackRock's Leadership Committee. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2002, Mr. Thiel was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs & Co. During his thirteen years there, he was responsible for developing strategies in both US and international interest rate and derivative markets for institutional money managers. Mr. Thiel earned a BA degree in American history from Princeton University in 1987.
Investment HouseBlackRock
Fund ProviderBlackRock (Luxembourg) SA
ManagerScott Thiel   Biography

Fund Objective The World Bond Fund seeks to maximise total return. The Fund invests at least 70% of its total assets in investment grade fixed incometransferable securities. Currency exposure is flexibly managed. Risk management measure used: Relative VaR using Barclays Capital Global Aggregate USD Hedged Index as the appropriate benchmark.

Key Statistics

Fund Status
12-Month NAV High £11.54
12-Month NAV Low £11.22
Fund Comparative Index -
Morningstar CategoryTMGlobal Bond - GBP Hedged
Dividend FrequencyYearly
Distribution Yield0.00%

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Morningstar ratings

 as of  30/04/2018
Overall3 star
3 Years3 star
5 Years3 star
10 YearsN/A

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The value of the fund and the income from it can go down as well as up so you may get back less than you invested. If your fund invests in overseas markets, changes in currency exchange rates may affect the value of your investment. If your fund invests in small and emerging markets, these can be more volatile than other more developed markets. Past performance is not a guide to future returns.
For funds that invest in bonds, please be aware that the price of bonds is influenced by movements in interest rates, changes in the credit rating of bond issuers, and other factors such as inflation and market dynamics. In general, as interest rates rise the price of a bond will fall. The risk of default is based on the issuer's ability to make interest payments and to repay the loan at maturity. Default risk may therefore vary between different government issuers as well as between different corporate issuers.

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