Fact sheet: Kames InGrGlBd

Fund information

Fund name
Kames Investment Grade Global Bond B Inc USD
Fund company manager
Kames Capital plc
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager
Euan McNeil
since 01/11/2009
Fund objective
The primary investment objective is to maximise total return (income plus capital).
Benchmark
Barclays Capital Global Aggregate Corporate Index
Investment style
None
Investment method
Fixed Interest

Performance snapshot

Quick stats

1 Year return

3.52 %

1 Year rank in sector

77/307

Sector

FO Fixed Int - Global

Yield

2.61

Fund size

£ 226.0 m

FE Risk score

23

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • USA
    37%
  • UK
    18.8%
  • Others
    11.7%
  • France
    11.1%
  • Netherlands
    5.7%
  • Industrials
    51.5%
  • Financials
    41.8%
  • Utilities
    2.9%
  • Government Agency Bonds
    1.5%
  • Asset/Mortgage-Backed Securities
    1.3%
  • US Fixed Interest
    37%
  • UK Fixed Interest
    18.8%
  • Global Fixed Interest
    11.7%
  • French Fixed Interest
    11.1%
  • Dutch Fixed Interest
    5.7%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund0.29 %4.61 %3.52 %15.75 %27.92 %
Sector-0.06 %2.23 %1.83 %6.21 %9.68 %
Rank within sector110 / 34564 / 33277 / 30719 / 25610 / 185
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund6.17 %6.29 %0.96 %6.98 %1.87 %
Sector3.38 %4.59 %-1.64 %3.66 %-1.56 %
Rank within sector81 / 31965 / 28850 / 26063 / 22436 / 198
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Risk statistics

Alpha2.31
Beta1.3
Sharpe0.31
Volatility3.76
Tracking error1.5
Information ratio1.89
R-Squared0.89

Price movement

52 week high12.256
52 week low11.5913
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price12.2052

Holdings by region

  • 37% USA
  • 18.8% UK
  • 11.7% Others
  • 11.1% France
  • 5.7% Netherlands
  • 4.5% Germany
  • 3.2% Switzerland
  • 3% Italy
  • 2.7% Belgium
  • 1.8% Spain

Holdings by sector

  • 51.5% Industrials
  • 41.8% Financials
  • 2.9% Utilities
  • 1.5% Government Agency Bonds
  • 1.3% Asset/Mortgage-Backed Securities
  • 0.5% Government Bonds
  • 0.5% Money Market

Holdings by asset type

  • 37% US Fixed Interest
  • 18.8% UK Fixed Interest
  • 11.7% Global Fixed Interest
  • 11.1% French Fixed Interest
  • 5.7% Dutch Fixed Interest
  • 4.5% German Fixed Interest
  • 3.2% Swiss Fixed Interest
  • 3% Italian Fixed Interest
  • 2.7% Belgian Fixed Interest
  • 1.8% Spanish Fixed Interest

Individual holdings

  • 1.79% AT&T INC 5.15% BDS 14/02/50 USD2000
  • 1.6% GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. 1.5% BDS 17/05/29 EUR100000
  • 1.24% ORANGE SA 5% UNDATED NTS EUR100000
  • 1.2% CREDIT AGRICOLE SA 8.125% BDS 19/09/33 USD200000
  • 1.17% SNS BANK NV FRN 05/11/25 EUR100000
  • 1.16% ING GROEP N.V. 3% NTS 11/04/28 EUR1
  • 1.15% TOTAL SA 3.875% BDS 18/05/21 EUR100000
  • 1.14% AVIVA DATED 3.375% TO FLTG 04/12/45 EUR1000
  • 1.14% GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC 3.75% BDS 25/02/26 USD2000
  • 1.11% KBC GROEP NV 2.375% BDS 25/11/24 EUR100000