Fact sheet: Fidelity € Corp Bd

Fund information

Fund name
Fidelity Euro Corporate Bond E EUR
Fund company manager
Fidelity International (FIL In
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager(s)
David Simner
since 19/03/2009
Fund objective
Aims to provide relatively high income with the possibility of capital growth. At least 70% invested in Euro denominated corporate bonds. Has the freedom to invest up to 30% of its assets in non Euro denominated debt securities and/or non corporate debt securities. Has the freedom to invest outside the fund's principal geographies, market sectors, industries or asset classes. Investments may be made in bonds issued in currencies other than the fund’s reference currency. Exposure to currencies may be hedged, for example with currency forward contracts. The reference currency is the currency used for reporting and may be different from the dealing currency. Can invest in bonds issued by governments, companies and other bodies. May invest in assets directly or achieve exposure indirectly through other eligible means including derivatives. Can use derivatives with the aim of risk or cost reduction or to generate additional capital or income, including for investment purposes, in line with the fund’s risk profile. The fund has discretion in its choices of investments within its objectives and policies. Income is reinvested in additional shares or paid to shareholders on request. Shares can usually be bought and sold each business day of the fund. This fund may not be appropriate for investors who plan to sell their shares in the fund within 5 years. Investment in the fund should be regarded as a long-term investment.
Benchmark
BofA ML Euro Corporate Cap Index
Investment style
None
Investment method
Fixed Interest

Performance snapshot

Sector
Fund
Sector
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Quick stats

1 Year return

2.78 %

1 Year rank in sector

49/65

Sector

FO Fixed Int - EUR Corporate Bond

Yield

1.14

Fund size

£ 461.0 m

FE Risk score
-
NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • Germany
    25.4%
  • France
    19.21%
  • UK
    16.45%
  • Europe
    15.37%
  • USA
    14.68%
  • Banks
    36.15%
  • Government Bonds
    25.27%
  • Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods
    7.57%
  • Communications
    7.4%
  • Capital Goods
    5.67%
  • German Fixed Interest
    25.4%
  • French Fixed Interest
    19.21%
  • UK Fixed Interest
    16.45%
  • European Fixed Interest
    15.37%
  • US Fixed Interest
    14.68%

Performance vs. Sector

Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund
Sector
Fund

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund0.25 %0.94 %2.78 %5.71 %17.46 %
Sector0.24 %1.59 %3.92 %7.43 %17.56 %
Rank within sector51 / 6857 / 6749 / 6545 / 6231 / 52
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund2.16 %4.51 %-1.25 %8.92 %1.68 %
Sector3.29 %4.74 %-1.02 %6.9 %2.24 %
Rank within sector51 / 6530 / 6443 / 626 / 5841 / 52
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Risk statistics

Alpha-0.89
Beta1.19
Sharpe-0
Volatility3.81
Tracking error1.24
Information ratio-0.38
R-Squared0.92

Price movement

52 week high11.87
52 week low11.44
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price11.84

Holdings by region

  • 25.4% Germany
  • 19.21% France
  • 16.45% UK
  • 15.37% Europe
  • 14.68% USA
  • 7.22% International
  • 1.64% Switzerland
  • 0.02% Not Specified
  • 0.01% Others

Holdings by sector

  • 36.15% Banks
  • 25.27% Government Bonds
  • 7.57% Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods
  • 7.4% Communications
  • 5.67% Capital Goods
  • 5.5% Money Market
  • 4.28% Basic Industries
  • 2.99% Insurance
  • 2.62% Utilities
  • 2.54% Property

Holdings by asset type

  • 25.4% German Fixed Interest
  • 19.21% French Fixed Interest
  • 16.45% UK Fixed Interest
  • 15.37% European Fixed Interest
  • 14.68% US Fixed Interest
  • 7.25% Global Fixed Interest
  • 1.64% Swiss Fixed Interest

Individual holdings

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