Paul Hoffmann is Director Portfolio Management at Convertinvest Financial Services. After his studies in Finance & Accounting he worked as Controller at international pharmaceutical and gambling companies for six years. Afterwards Paul worked as an equity analyst at Sal.Oppenheim until 2009 before he has joined the Convertinvest portfolio management team in January 2010. Since 2012 he has been co-manager of the Convertinvest All Cap Convertibles Fund and the Convertinvest European Convertible & Bond Fund. After developing a new strategy combining property and convertible bond strength he became lead manager of the Convertinvest Global Convertible Properties Fund since inception in 2013. Since 2015 Paul has also been lead manager of the Convertinvest International Convertibles Fund. At Convertinvest he is responsible for global convertible bond products.
Gerhard Kratochwil holds an MBA and Doctorate Degree. He is a managing partner and portfolio manager with ConvertInvest Financial Services. Prior to this he worked for Merrill Lynch where he was managing director for all international activities of Merrill Lynch Convertibles and Equity Derivatives. He extended his experience in the area of banking and asset management as the manager of the Merrill Lynch Bank in Zurich and as chairman of the bank ML Austria AG. Gerhard has over 20 years experience in the industry.
Nils Lesser is chief investment officer at Convertinvest Financial Services. Nils has worked as an equity analyst since 1999. He obtained a degree in Business Administration from Berufsakademie Karlsruhe in 1998 and has been a Certified EFFAS Financial Analyst (CEFA) since 2001. Before joining Convert Invest in September 2007, he held different positions in equity research departments at Deutsche Bank, HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt and lastly as Vice President at Merck Finck & Co in Munich. Since 2008 he has been lead manager of the Convertinvest All Cap Convertibles and since 2012 lead manager of the Convertinvest European Convertibles and Bond Fund.
The bond fund aims to generate regular income as an investment objective and invests primarily (at least 51% of the fund's assets) in convertible bonds from issuers (mostly companies) with different stock market capitalization, which are domiciled or active in Europe. In addition it may also invest in other securities, i.a. bonds and money market instruments issued by governments, companies or supranational issuers, in units of investment funds, and in sight and puttable deposits.
Rank 4/99 Total Return
Rank 48/99 Standard Deviation
Rank 17/99 Max Drawdown
|2||Boussard & Gavaudan Sicav Convertible P EUR C||EUR||
|3||UBS (Lux) Bond Fd - Convert Europe (EUR) P-acc||EUR||
|4||CONVERTINVEST All-Cap Convertibles Fund S T||EUR||
|5||Ecofi Convertibles Euro C||EUR||
|6||Quilvest Convertibles I||EUR||
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|46||Regard Convertible H||EUR||
|47||Mirabaud - Convertible Bonds Europe-A Cap-EUR||EUR||
|48||CONVERTINVEST All-Cap Convertibles Fund S T||EUR||
|49||Oddo Convertible Euro Moderate CR-EUR||EUR||
|50||Aberdeen Global II - European Convertibles Bond I2||EUR||
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Month by Month Performance
Returns Vs Risk
- Launch date17/03/2008
- Share Class size15Mn
- Base currencyEUR
- Min. initial investment1
- Min. regular additional investment0
- Annual management1.13%
- Initial investment3.5