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Morgan Stanley Global Credit Fund A USD

Ranked 85 out of 175 in - Global Corporates over 12 months
All calculations are in USD 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.

Joseph Mehlman

Christian Roth

Christian G. Roth holds a BS degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He started his investment career as a senior associate in the merchant banking division of Dean Witter Capital Corporation. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1991 and currently runs the Morgan Stanley Global Bond Fund.


The investment objective is to provide an attractive rate of return, measured in USD, primarily through investment in Fixed Income Securities of high quality issued by corporations and non-government related issuers organised or operating in both developed and emerging markets and denominated in global currencies.

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


Global Corporates over : 31/10/2016 - 31/10/2017
  • Rank 85/175 Total Return
  • Rank 91/175 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 103/175 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Loss
101 Legg Mason WA Global Core Plus Bd A Dis D USD

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



102 LGIM Global Corporate Bond C GBP Acc USD


103 Morgan Stanley Global Credit Fund A USD USD


104 NN (L) Glob Invest Grade Crdt I Cap EUR USD


104 FISCH Bond Global Corporates Fund BE

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



104 Man GLG Corporate Bond Retail Acc A GBP USD


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 29/09/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.8% 3.9% 2.0%
2016 3.3% 3.3% 1.9% 2.4% -4.1%
2015 -4.1% -1.1% -1.2% -1.7% -0.2%
2014 3.3% 2.7% 2.3% -2.2% 0.5%
2013 3.6% 1.0% -2.9% 3.0% 2.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Finland
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Ireland
  6. Italy
  7. Luxembourg
  8. Netherlands
  9. Norway
  10. Singapore
  11. Spain
  12. Sweden
  13. Switzerland
  14. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date14/11/2012
  • Share Class size01Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0851374255

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management0.80%

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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).