Barings Strategic Bond Fund
as of 19/06/2019
|Umbrella||Baring Fund Managers Limited|
|Asset Class||Fixed Income|
Share Class Info
|Share Class||Class A GBP Inc|
|Accumulating / Distributing||Income|
|Share Class Inception Date||04/02/1991|
On 2 March 2015, the Barings Global Bond Trust changed to the Barings Strategic Bond Fund. The investment objective and policy also changed from this date. Any data (including past performance) before this date was therefore relevant to the Global Bond Trust and achieved under circumstances that no longer apply.
Please be advised, that this Trust changed from dual to single pricing on Monday 12 December 2016. This means that a single price is applied to any transaction in units whether the investor is purchasing or selling units. The single price is based on the mid-market value of the underlying investments of the Trust. For further information please review the document on the hyperlink below.
Summary fund objective
The investment objective of the Fund is to achieve long-term capital growth together with income by investing globally.
The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective by investing in fixed income securities globally, as well as cash, near cash and money market instruments.
While the Fund will aim to diversify its investments, allocation to a single issuer, currency, specific ratings, maturities or durations may be more than 30% of its total assets depending on the Investment Manager’s assessment at different times.
In order to implement the investment policy the Fund may gain exposure through investment grade, sub-investment grade and unrated bonds issued by governments, sovereigns, supranationals and corporates in developed and emerging markets. The Fund Manager has the ability to invest in debt securities of any maturity, duration or credit rating (including unrated). Forward currency transactions will be used to gain exposure to currencies and may be used to manage currency risk when considered appropriate. The Fund may also invest in collective investment schemes and other transferable securities. It may also use derivatives including futures, options, swaps, warrants and forward contracts for efficient portfolio management and for investment purposes.
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