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Morgan Stanley Euro Corporate Bond A EUR

Ranked 46 out of 308 in - Euro Corporates over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

Richard Ford

Richard Ford was born in Guildford, Surrey. He attended the University of Edinburgh where he graduated in business studies. Richard started his career with Ernst and Young where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1991 and has over 15 years of investment experience. During his time at the firm he has worked as a risk manager and as a proprietary trader before joining Morgan Stanley Investment Management in 2002. In addition to his experience at Morgan Stanley, he was a portfolio manager with Pimco. Richard has been managing funds for over six years and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. Outside of fund management he enjoys bridge, travelling and sport.

Leon Grenyer

Leon Grenyer was born in London, and studied geography at the University of Bristol. He started his career in 1995 as a credit analyst and investment analyst at Abbey National Treasury Services. In 2003 he joined Morgan Stanley where he is currently a portfolio manager, running a number of funds using a combined top-down macroeconomic assessment to determine optimal beta positioning for the portfolio with rigorous bottom-up fundamental analysis. Leon has been managing funds for over seven years and holds the ACT qualification (Association of Corporate Treasurers). Outside of fund management he enjoys tennis, rugby, bridge and walking.

Objective

The investment objective is to provide an attractive rate of relative return, measured in Euro, primarily through investment in euro denominated fixed income securities of high quality issued by corporations and non government related issuers. With a view to enhancing returns and/or as part of the investment strategy, the Fund may make use of exchange traded and over-the-counter options, futures and other derivatives for investment or efficient portfolio management (including hedging) purposes.

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Performance

Euro Corporates over : 30/04/2016 - 30/04/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.0%
2016 5.4% 1.7% 1.3% 3.0% -0.7%
2015 -1.0% 1.9% -3.0% -1.1% 1.3%
2014 7.2% 2.3% 2.4% 1.3% 1.0%
2013 4.3% 0.6% -0.4% 2.0% 2.0%
2012 19.9% 9.3% -1.4% 6.7% 4.3%
2011 -3.1% 0.6% 0.9% -5.2% 0.7%
2010 3.3% 2.6% -1.0% 2.8% -1.1%
2009 19.5% 0.9% 9.4% 6.3% 1.8%
2008 -5.0% -1.8% -0.3% -2.7% -0.2%
2007 -1.2% 0.8% -1.4% 0.4% -1.0%
2006 0.6% -1.4% -0.5% 2.5% 0.0%
2005 2.4% 0.2% 2.8% 0.5% -1.0%
2004 6.9% 2.4% -0.9% 2.9% 2.4%
2003 8.2% 1.6% 4.5% 1.2% 0.7%
2002 4.7% -0.4% -0.7% 2.7% 3.1%
2001 1.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Belgium
  3. Chile
  4. Finland
  5. France
  6. Germany
  7. Greece
  8. Ireland
  9. Italy
  10. Luxembourg
  11. Netherlands
  12. Norway
  13. Peru
  14. Portugal
  15. Singapore
  16. Spain
  17. Sweden
  18. Switzerland
  19. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date04/09/2001
  • Share Class size568Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN LU0132601682

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. regular additional investment0

Charges

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