Fact sheet: Eastspring Inv USIvGdBd

Fund information

Fund name
Eastspring Inv US Investment Grade Bond R USD
Fund company manager
Eastspring Investments (Lux) S
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager(s)
Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Limited
since 01/01/2012
Mark Redfearn
since 01/03/2005
Fund objective
This Sub-Fund invests in a diversified portfolio consisting primarily of quality bonds and other fixed income / debt securities denominated in US dollars, issued in the US market (including “Yankee” and “Global” bonds) rated BBB- (BBB Minus) and above. The Sub-Fund may continue to hold/invest in securities that are downgraded below the minimum indicated rating after purchase but may not make additional purchases of such securities. Yankee bonds mean debt of foreign issuers issued in the US domestic market. Global bonds mean debt issued simultaneously in the eurobond and US domestic bond markets.
Benchmark
The BofA Merrill Lynch U.S. Corporates, BBB3-A3 Rated
Investment style
None
Investment method
Fixed Interest

Quick stats

1 Year return

5.5 %

1 Year rank in sector

3/39

Sector

FO Fixed Int - USD Investment Grade

Yield
-
Fund size

£ 397.9 m

FE Risk score

94

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • USA
    97.5%
  • Money Market
    2.5%
  • Industrials
    50.3%
  • Financials
    32%
  • Asset/Mortgage-Backed Securities
    7.4%
  • Utilities
    6.3%
  • Money Market
    2.5%
  • US Fixed Interest
    97.5%
  • Money Market
    2.5%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund-0.44 %1.03 %5.5 %8.94 %17.5 %
Sector-0.76 %-0.46 %1.77 %4.25 %10.1 %
Rank within sector16 / 392 / 393 / 394 / 325 / 31
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Calendar performance

YTD-20182017201620152014
Fund-0.73 %6.75 %6.65 %-2.32 %7.27 %
Sector-0.75 %2.86 %3.82 %-0.74 %5.96 %
Rank within sector20 / 393 / 395 / 3431 / 327 / 31
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Risk statistics

Alpha0.83
Beta1.42
Sharpe0.03
Volatility3.92
Tracking error1.55
Information ratio1.04
R-Squared0.92

Price movement

52 week high11.882
52 week low11.137
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price11.775

Holdings by region

  • 97.5% USA
  • 2.5% Money Market

Holdings by sector

  • 50.3% Industrials
  • 32% Financials
  • 7.4% Asset/Mortgage-Backed Securities
  • 6.3% Utilities
  • 2.5% Money Market
  • 1.5% Government Bonds

Holdings by asset type

  • 97.5% US Fixed Interest
  • 2.5% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 1.3% ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA 3.65% BDS 01/02/26 USD1000
  • 1.28% SABINE PASS LIQUEFACTION LLC 5.625% BDS 15/04/23 USD1000
  • 1.26% MORGAN STANLEY 2.75% BDS 19/05/22 USD1000
  • 1.16% GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC 5.75% BDS 24/01/22 USD1000
  • 1.11% MORGAN STANLEY 3.625% BDS 20/01/27 USD1000
  • 1.05% JPMORGAN CHASE & CO 3.22% BDS 01/03/25 USD2000
  • 0.95% VERIZON OWNER TRUST 1.92% MTG BDS 20/12/21 USD100000
  • 0.9% CITIGROUP INC 4.45% BDS 29/09/27 USD1000
  • 0.88% LEASEPLAN CORP NV 2.875% BDS 22/01/19 USD1000
  • 0.87% CITIGROUP INC 4.125% BDS 25/07/28 USD1000