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GAM Star Dynamic Global Bond USD Acc

Ranked 664 out of 1054 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Timothy Haywood

Timothy Haywood is the investment director business-unit head for fixed income for GAM. Haywood joined GAM in 2009, following the merger with Augustus (then Julius Baer Investments Limited). He had previously worked as both CIO and CEO for Augustus, and has also held roles at Orient Overseas (International) and Chemical Global Investors Limited. Haywood attended the University of Edinburgh where he received a BSc in Chemical Engineering, and also holds a MBA from the University of Cranfield.

Daniel Sheard

Daniel Sheard is an Investment Director, responsible for the absolute return bond family of funds and various long only fixed income mandates. Mr Sheard joined GAM following its acquisition of fixed income and foreign exchange specialist, Augustus, in May 2009. He joined Augustus (then Julius Baer Investments Limited) in 2006 as deputy chief investment officer and became chief investment officer in 2008. Mr Sheard previously worked at Prudential M&G, where he was a director of the Institutional Fixed Income group. Prior to that he was a principal within the Advanced Strategies group at Barclays Global Investors, and before that was an associate director within the Fixed Income unit at Schroders. Mr Sheard holds a BSc (Hons) in Financial Services from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, a Postgraduate Diploma of Law from Nottingham Trent University, and is a charterholder of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. He is based in London.

Objective

The investment objective of the Fund is to maximise total investment return generated from a combination of income, capital appreciation and currency gains through investment either directly or through the use of associated financial derivative instruments in a broadly diversified portfolio of Fixed Income Securities and currencies.

Showing fund performance globally. You can view performance in individual jurisdictions.

Performance

Global over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017
  • Rank 664/1054 Total Return
  • Rank 905/1054 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 975/1054 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
663 PIMCO Foreign Bond Fund (US Dollar-Hedged);Inst USD

3.2%

664 GAM Star Dynamic Global Bond USD Acc USD

3.2%

664 PIMCO GIS Low Duration Gl Inv Gr Cr Inst USD Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

USD

3.2%

664 WindWise Gl Issuer Scored Corporate Bond Index USD USD

3.2%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 6.0% 1.8% 2.2%
2016 7.9% 7.5% 5.0% 2.6% -6.8%
2015 -8.5% -1.5% -1.5% -1.6% -4.2%
2014 -3.1% 3.1% 2.1% -5.3% -2.7%
2013 -3.7% -0.7% -4.9% 2.4% -0.5%
2012 9.4% 3.9% 0.1% 4.6% 0.5%
2011 2.6% 0.5%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

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

Fund Info

  • Launch date11/04/2011
  • Share Class size171Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN IE00B5V8M567

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment10,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

  • Annual management1.05%

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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).