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Fund information
Fund name
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond R2 GBP
Fund manager company
Aberdeen Global Services S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund manager
  • Global Credit Teamsince 24/03/2006
Fund objective
The Fund’s investment objective is long-term total return to be achieved by investing at least two-thirds of the Fund’s assets in Debt and Debt-Related Securities issued by corporations or multilateral development banks or governments or government-related bodies. The Fund may also invest in other Transferable Securities issued by corporations or government-related bodies. Such securities may include convertibles, up to an absolute maximum of 25% of the Fund, and also include floating rate securities, asset-backed securities, perpetual securities, preferred stocks and warrants. The Fund may invest up to 50% in Sub-Investment Grade Debt and Debt Related Securities.
Benchmark
  • Barclays Global Agg Credit
Investment style
None
Investment method
Fixed Interest
Quick stats
1 Year return
4.4%
1 Year rank in sector
109/301
Sector
FO Fixed Int - Global
Yield
2.7%
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.
0.83%
Fund size
£48m (£44m 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.
23
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • UK103%
    Germany8.9%
    France6.1%
    Netherlands4.8%
    India3.8%
  • Industrials43.9%
    Financials33%
    Government Bonds7%
    Utilities4.9%
    Others4.6%
  • US Corporate Fixed Interest40.2%
    UK Corporate Fixed Interest13.3%
    French Corporate Fixed Interest6.1%
    Dutch Corporate Fixed Interest4.8%
    Money Market4.1%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund0.8%2.2%0.4%4.4%9.9%25.3%
Sector0.4%1.5%0.1%3.7%5.8%11.7%
Rank within sector82 / 33186 / 323135 / 310109 / 30170 / 24124 / 174
Quartile1st2nd2nd2nd2nd1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20172016201520142013
Fund2.3%5.4%-0.5%6.2%1.6%
Sector1.7%4.6%-1.6%3.7%-1.6%
Rank within sector106 / 32096 / 292109 / 26782 / 23042 / 201
Quartile2nd2nd2nd2nd1st
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.
0.74
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.
1.24
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
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%.
3.63
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.
1.37
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.
0.87
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.
0.89
Price movement
52 week high11.78
52 week low11.22
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price11.71
Region
1UK102.99%
2Germany8.88%
3France6.13%
4Netherlands4.76%
5India3.78%
6Sweden2.63%
7Australia2.37%
8China2.13%
9Canada1.72%
Industry sector
1Industrials43.91%
2Financials32.96%
3Government Bonds6.96%
4Utilities4.9%
5Others4.56%
6Mortgage & Secured Bonds3.65%
7Asset/Mortgage-Backed Securities1.87%
8Property Shares1.19%
Asset type
1US Corporate Fixed Interest40.24%
2UK Corporate Fixed Interest13.28%
3French Corporate Fixed Interest6.13%
4Dutch Corporate Fixed Interest4.76%
5Money Market4.09%
6Australian Corporate Fixed Interest4.06%
7Indian Corporate Fixed Interest3.78%
8German Corporate Fixed Interest3.55%
9Swedish Corporate Fixed Interest2.63%
Individual holdings
1ANNINGTON FINANCE NO 4 0% BDS 7/12/2022 GBP100001.2%
2CITIGROUP 2.35% 02/08/211.1%
3HSBC FINA 6.676% 15/01/211.1%
4KONINKLIJKE KPN 6.125%1.1%
5SWEDISH EXPORT CREDIT 2.875% 14/11/231.1%
6WELLS FARGO & CO 3.069% BDS 24/01/23 USD10001.1%
7XSTRATA FINANCE CANADA 7.375% GTD NTS 27/05/20GBP500001.1%
8HSBC HLDGS 3.262% FRN 13/03/23 USD1%
9PGH CAPITAL PLC 5.75% GTD BDS 07/07/21 GBP1000001%
Management
Fund manager group
Aberdeen
Fund manager company
Aberdeen Global Services S.A.
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
The Fund’s investment objective is long-term total return to be achieved by investing at least two-thirds of the Fund’s assets in Debt and Debt-Related Securities issued by corporations or multilateral development banks or governments or government-related bodies. The Fund may also invest in other Transferable Securities issued by corporations or government-related bodies. Such securities may include convertibles, up to an absolute maximum of 25% of the Fund, and also include floating rate securities, asset-backed securities, perpetual securities, preferred stocks and warrants. The Fund may invest up to 50% in Sub-Investment Grade Debt and Debt Related Securities.
Benchmark
  • Barclays Global Agg Credit
Investment style
None
Investment method
Fixed Interest
Fund manager
NameSinceBiography
Global Credit Team24/03/2006
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, IA Recognised, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant, UCITS V Compliant
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Spain, France, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Jersey, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Offshore, Portugal, Singapore, Sweden
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond A2 Base Currency Exposure EUR
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.28%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price10.2928
CurrencyEUR
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFN5I
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond A2 Base Currency Exposure USD
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.37%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price12.714
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeN3Z9
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond A2 GBP
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge1%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.2%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price-
CurrencyGBP
Price updated01/01/1900
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF7GV
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond D1 Base Currency Exposure USD
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.37%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price10.5204
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeN4C5
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond D1 GBP
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.23%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price1.7059
CurrencyGBP
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeOK47
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond D2 GBP
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.9%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.23%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price12.5007
CurrencyGBP
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi code0VTI
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond R1 GBP
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.83%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price10.1615
CurrencyGBP
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeGWSX
Aberdeen Global Select Global Credit Bond R2 GBP
Initial charge6.38%
Annual charge0.5%
Min single investment£1,500
Min regular saving£1,500
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.83%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price11.7051
CurrencyGBP
Price updated27/04/2017
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeGWSY
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