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Vontobel Fund Emerging Markets Debt B (USD)

Ranked 69 out of 304 in - Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Luc D'Hooge

Luc D'hooge is currently head of emerging markets bond funds at Vontobel. Having started out as a geologist at the Belgian Geological Survey in 1989, one year later Luc joined Geoservices as a project manager. He moved to Bank Brussels Lambert in 1993 where he started his investment career and became a portfolio manager prior to joining Dexia in 2000 where he was head of EM bond funds until moving to Vontobel in 2013. Luc holds an MSc in Geology from the Catholic University of Louvain and majored in Mining Engineering at the Université libre de Bruxelles. Away from the office, he likes skiing, travelling and photography.


The fund mainly invests in interest-bearing securities as well as in convertible bonds and similar securities. The fund may also hold cash. The fund mainly invests in securities denominated in various emerging market currencies and/or issued or guaranteed by public and/or private borrowers domiciled in, having business activities in or exposed to emerging markets. The majority of investments are executed in hard currencies.

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Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018
  • Rank 69/304 Total Return
  • Rank 164/304 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 107/304 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Loss
106 ICE Global Credit - EM Multi-Sector Income A Acc USD


107 Vontobel Fund Emerging Markets Debt B (USD) USD


108 PF Emerging Markets Debt Fund;P USD


109 Threadneedle (Lux)-Emerging Market Debt W USD


109 Macquarie MS Bonds Emerging Markets T

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 16.3% 6.7% 3.8% 3.0% 2.0%
2016 12.1% 4.9% 4.7% 6.6% -4.3%
2015 -0.9% 1.1% 0.2% -4.6% 2.5%
2014 6.0% 3.4% 5.8% -0.2% -2.9%
2013 1.3% 1.2%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

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

Fund Info

  • Launch date15/05/2013
  • Share Class size120Mn
  • Base currencyUSD
  • ISIN LU0926439562

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.10%

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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).