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Newton Global Dynamic Bond

Ranked 7 out of 12 in - Absolute Return GBP over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Paul Brain

Paul Brain has held a number of senior fixed income positions within the industry. In 1991 he joined Credit Suisse Asset Management where he was the head of currency overlay and European fixed income and in 1995 he was the head of retail fixed income at Investec Asset Management (formerly Guinness Flight). Paul joined MSG & Partners (Partners Asset Management) in 2001 where he was the chief investment officer, fixed income. In 2004 he joined Newton Investment Management where he is currently an investment leader in fixed income and the chairman of the bond/FX strategy group.

Objective

To maximise the total return from income and capital growth from a globally diversified portfolio of predominantly higher yielding corporate and government fixed interest securities. The Sub-Fund may also invest in deposits, derivative instruments, forward transactions, money market instruments and collective investment schemes.

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Performance

Absolute Return GBP over : 31/12/2014 - 31/12/2015
  • Rank 7/12 Total Return
  • Rank 6/12 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 6/12 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
5 Royal London Duration Hedged Credit Z Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

0.9%

6 Kames Absolute Return Bond B GBP Acc GBP

0.7%

7 Newton Global Dynamic Bond GBP Inc GBP

-0.9%

8 BlueBay Structured Fd Glo Multi-Asset Credit H GBP

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-1.1%

9 Aberdeen Absolute Return Bond A Acc GBP

-1.4%

Fund Name Currency Risk
4 Henderson Multi Asset Credit I Acc GBP Hgd

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

1.5

5 Aberdeen Absolute Return Bond A Acc GBP

1.7

6 Newton Global Dynamic Bond GBP Inc GBP

1.9

7 Fulcrum Fixed Income Absolute Return Z GBP Acc GBP

2.1

8 Schroder Absolute Return Bond A Inc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

2.4

Fund Name Currency Loss
4 BlackRock Absolute Return Bond D Acc GBP

-0.9%

5 Aberdeen Absolute Return Bond A Acc GBP

-2.0%

6 Newton Global Dynamic Bond GBP Inc GBP

-2.3%

7 Royal London Duration Hedged Credit Z Acc

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

GBP

-2.4%

8 Invesco Global Unconstrained Bond A Acc GBP GBP

-3.1%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/12/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 -0.9% 1.5% -1.7% -0.5% -0.2%
2014 2.3% 1.0% 1.2% -0.2% 0.4%
2013 1.9% 1.7% -1.5% 1.0% 0.8%
2012 10.8% 3.1% 1.5% 3.2% 2.6%
2011 1.0% 0.9% 0.6% -1.4% 0.9%
2010 12.9% 6.9% -0.4% 5.7% 0.2%
2009 20.6% -3.4% 7.6% 14.2% 1.5%
2008 1.4% -0.2% -0.7% -0.5% 2.9%
2007 3.6% 0.8% -0.9% 1.2% 2.5%
2006 2.7% 0.7%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Austria
  2. Germany
  3. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date28/04/2006
  • Share Class size1,321Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB00B1294F44

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment25,000

Charges

  • Initial investment0

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Bond manager Paul Brain is considering adding more risk and doesn’t expect the Ukraine crisis to hit US or European growth.

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