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BL Bond Emerging Markets Euro B Cap

Ranked 293 out of 302 in - Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Jean-Philippe Donge

Following his Master's degree in Business Engineering from the Louvain School of Management in Belgium, Jean-Philippe Donge joined Banque de Luxembourg's Asset Management department in 2001. Three years in the financial analysis department convinced him of his ambition to become a fund manager. In 2003, he moved into portfolio management and currently he manages the bond funds of the BL-funds range, including BL-Global Bond, which has won a string of awards in Europe, including best euro-denominated bond fund in Europe.


The sub-fund will mainly be invested in fixed or variable-rate bonds issued by both industrialized and developing countries. The sub-fund will be invested to a lesser extent in the fixed or variable-rate bonds of private issuers from industrialized and developing countries. The sub-fund may also use derivatives in order to hedge or optimize the portfolio's exposure. The portfolio is managed on a discretionary basis without using a reference benchmark.

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Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over : 30/06/2016 - 30/06/2017
  • Rank 293/302 Total Return
  • Rank 12/302 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 22/302 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
291 UniInstitutional EM Bonds

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



292 JPM EM Investment Grade Bond A Acc USD USD


293 BL Bond Emerging Markets Euro B Cap EUR


294 Rio Bravo Portfolio Divers Internacional FIM CP IE USD


295 3 Banken Emerging Market Bond-Mix R

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/06/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.3% -0.8%
2016 4.1% 1.5% 1.4% 1.9% -0.6%
2015 0.7% 4.4% -2.8% -2.3% 1.5%
2014 2.2% 4.4% 1.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. France
  3. Luxembourg
  4. Switzerland
  5. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/03/2014
  • Share Class size165Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN LU1008595214

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. regular additional investment0


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Fixed income chief: don’t forget about LatAm

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BLI’s fixed income chief steps down from Euro bond fund

Jean-Philippe Donge hands over responsibility for regional strategy to focus on emerging market debt approach launched one year ago.

How Africa has ratcheted up its debt again

Banque de Luxembourg's head of fixed income Jean-Philippe Donge says debt sustainability in sub-Saharan nations is scaring markets.

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