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BGF Euro Short Duration Bond A2 EUR

Ranked 65 out of 226 in - Euro Short Term over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Christopher Allen

Chris Allen, CFA, director, is a member of the Euro Fixed Income team within BlackRock's Fundamental Fixed Income Portfolio Management Group. He is responsible for managing both institutional and retail mandates, specialising in government-only and aggregate strategies with a focus on rates, sovereigns and inflation-linked bonds. He is co-portfolio manager on the BlackRock Global Funds (BGF) Euro Short Duration Bond Fund. Chris’ service with the firm dates back to 2004, including his years with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. He began his career at MLIM as a member of the graduate training program and initially managed global bond mandates before joining the Euro Fixed Income team in 2006. Chris earned an MA with first class honours in Mathematics from Oxford University in 2004.

Michael Krautzberger

Michael Krautzberger studied business administration & computer science at the European Business School and economics at the University of Hagen. He began his career in 1994 at DWS, and moved to Union Investment in 1999 where he headed the European fixed income team. He then joined BlackRock (formerly MLIM) in 2005 as managing director of the European fixed income team.

Objective

The Fund seeks to maximise total return. It invests at least 80% of its total assets in investment grade fixed income transferable securities. At least 70% of total assets will be invested in fixed income transferable securities denominated in Euro with a duration of less than five years. The average duration is not more than three years. Currency exposure is flexibly managed.

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Performance

Euro Short Term over : 31/07/2016 - 31/07/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 0.0% 0.2%
2016 0.6% 0.0% 0.2% 0.3% 0.1%
2015 0.7% 1.0% -0.4% -0.1% 0.3%
2014 2.4% 1.1% 0.9% 0.6% -0.2%
2013 1.9% 0.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.9%
2012 6.0% 2.7% -0.2% 2.3% 1.1%
2011 1.4% 0.1% 0.4% 0.4% 0.5%
2010 1.2% 1.2% -0.4% 0.6% -0.2%
2009 9.4% 2.8% 2.8% 2.5% 0.9%
2008 5.3% 1.0% -1.2% 2.8% 2.7%
2007 2.0% 0.4% -0.2% 1.4% 0.4%
2006 0.9% -0.3% 0.1% 0.9% 0.3%
2005 1.1% 0.5% 1.3% -0.3% -0.3%
2004 0.9% 1.0% -1.1% 0.5% 0.5%
2003 1.3% 0.7% 0.8% -0.4% 0.3%
2002 3.3% -0.1% 1.1% 1.5% 0.8%
2001 4.1% 1.4% 1.0% 1.4% 0.2%
2000 4.3% 0.6% 0.4% 1.1% 2.1%
1999 0.1% 0.3% 0.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Bahrain
  3. Belgium
  4. Chile
  5. Czech Republic
  6. Denmark
  7. Finland
  8. France
  9. Germany
  10. Gibraltar
  11. Greece
  12. Hong Kong
  13. Hungary
  14. Iceland
  15. Ireland
  16. Italy
  17. Jersey
  18. Korea
  19. Luxembourg
  20. Macau
  21. Netherlands
  22. Norway
  23. Poland
  24. Portugal
  25. Singapore
  26. Slovakia
  27. Spain
  28. Sweden
  29. Switzerland
  30. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date04/01/1999
  • Share Class size3,811Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN LU0093503810

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Initial investment5

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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).