Fact sheet: AXA WF Euro Bds

Fund information
Fund name
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds E Cap EUR
Fund manager company
AXA Investment Managers
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund manager
  • Axa Funds Managementsince 22/01/1997
Fund objective
The Sub-Fund seeks to achieve a mix of income and capital growth by investing in investment grade corporate and government debt securities in Euros, over a medium term period.
Benchmark
  • Citigroup EuroBIG ALL MATS
Investment style
None
Investment method
Fixed Interest
Quick stats
1 Year return
0.6%
1 Year rank in sector
59/65
Sector
FO Fixed Int - EUR Investment Grade
Yield
-
Ongoing charge (OCF)
?A fund’s ongoing charges figure (OCF) is similar to the old-style total expense ratio. It reflects the annual charge to investors in the fund, in percentage terms, but does not include extra performance-related fees (where these are levied) or the fund’s trading expenses on its underlying investments.
1.49%
Fund size
£324m (£310m last year)
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
72
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Fund name1 Year
Capital Group ECorpBdLUX23.3%
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • Italy27.4%
    France22.1%
    Spain17.9%
    Ireland5.5%
    Belgium4.5%
  • Government Bonds52.2%
    Corporate Bonds15.8%
    Financials14.5%
    Government Agency Bonds6.6%
    Government Index Linked5.4%
  • Italian Fixed Interest27.4%
    French Fixed Interest22.1%
    Spanish Fixed Interest17.9%
    Irish Fixed Interest5.5%
    Belgian Fixed Interest4.5%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-1.7%-3.6%-1.4%0.6%11.5%25.3%
Sector-1.6%-3%-0.4%2.5%12%34.4%
Rank within sector39 / 6542 / 6552 / 6559 / 6535 / 6235 / 49
Quartile3rd3rd4th4th3rd3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund1.2%-0.4%10.6%1.5%9.3%
Sector2.8%-0.2%8.9%3.4%15.2%
Rank within sector58 / 6541 / 6421 / 6235 / 5339 / 49
Quartile4th3rd2nd3rd4th
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
-0.49
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
1.08
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
0.01
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
3.96
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
1.57
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
-0.14
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.85
Price movement
52 week high56.34
52 week low53.59
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price54.42
Region
1Italy27.43%
2France22.05%
3Spain17.92%
4Ireland5.51%
5Belgium4.51%
6Netherlands3.87%
7USA3.79%
8Australia3.58%
9Germany3.54%
Industry sector
1Government Bonds52.15%
2Corporate Bonds15.8%
3Financials14.52%
4Government Agency Bonds6.61%
5Government Index Linked5.35%
6Mortgage & Secured Bonds4.71%
7Money Market0.86%
Asset type
1Italian Fixed Interest27.43%
2French Fixed Interest22.05%
3Spanish Fixed Interest17.92%
4Irish Fixed Interest5.51%
5Belgian Fixed Interest4.51%
6Dutch Fixed Interest3.87%
7US Fixed Interest3.79%
8Australian Fixed Interest3.58%
9German Fixed Interest3.54%
Individual holdings
No data available.
Management
Fund manager group
AXA Investment Managers
Fund manager company
AXA Investment Managers
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
The Sub-Fund seeks to achieve a mix of income and capital growth by investing in investment grade corporate and government debt securities in Euros, over a medium term period.
Benchmark
  • Citigroup EuroBIG ALL MATS
Investment style
None
Investment method
Fixed Interest
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Axa Funds Management22/01/1997
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Chile, Germany, Spain, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Offshore, Portugal
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds A Cap EUR
Initial charge3%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.99%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.88%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price58
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeEQ66
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds A Dis EUR
Initial charge3%
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.99%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.88%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price32.81
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeEQ73
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds BX Cap EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.04%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1696.69
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFQ9J
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds BX Dis EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.04%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price280.24
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFQ9K
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds E Cap EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.75%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.49%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.38%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price54.42
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeVS94
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds F Cap EUR
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.5%
Min single investment£100,000
Min regular saving£5,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.64%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.63%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price61.86
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeEQ74
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds I Cap EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.3%
Min single investment£5,000,000
Min regular saving£1,000,000
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.45%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price155.24
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeTL54
AXA World Funds Euro Bonds M Cap EUR
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£10,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.15%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price160.54
CurrencyEUR
Price updated07/12/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeTL55
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