GAM Absolute Return Bond (AU) - Managed Fund

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Fund performance

  1M 3M 6M 1Y p.a. 2Y p.a. 3Y p.a. 5Y p.a. 10Y p.a.
Total return 0.24 2.3 3.24 3.43 2.07 4.19 2.68 4.98
Growth return 0.24 -29.44 -39.23 -79.3 -55.34 -40.83 -28.47 -13.82
Income return 0 31.74 42.47 82.73 57.41 45.02 31.15 18.8
Market index (Bloomberg AusBond Composite 0+Y TR AUD)
Total return -0.07 0.57 2.06 6.42 7.14 5.46 4.46 5.86
As as 30 Jun 2019. Returns for periods greater than 1 year are annualised. All figures are percentages.

Asset Allocation

GAM Absolute Return Bond (AU)
Fixed Interest
Australian Equities
International Equities
Average Allocation of Peers
Fixed Interest
Australian Equities
International Equities

General Information

Fund Details
Type Description
GAM Absolute Return Bond (AU) (Wholesale)
Equity Trustees Ltd
Multi-Strategy Income
starstar (as at 30 Jun 2019)
Investment Fund
31 Jul 2006
$60.42 million (as at 18 Jul 2019)
$0.22547 (as at 18 Jul 2019)
$0.22547 (as at 18 Jul 2019)
Fund Objective
To provide positive absolute returns (capital and income (if any)) over the medium term of the 3-month BBSW plus 3-5% p.a. net of fees and expenses.
Fund Strategy
The fund invests in the fully hedged Australian Dollar Income class of the GAM Absolute Return Bond Master Fund. The Master Fund invests worldwide in bonds of varying maturities, credit ratings, and currencies that are issued in various countries, as well as in derivatives.
Offer information
Type Description
Indirect Cost Ratio (ICR) - Estimated 1.61% (as at 30 Jun 2018) (Estimated)
Minimum initial investment $100,000
Minimum additional investments $50,000
Minimum redemption amount $50,000

Top 10 holdings (as at 31 Mar 2009)

Holding (as at 31 Mar 2009) Type % of Portfolio
Fut Sep 09 Lif 3m Euribor Interest Rate Future 28.93%
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Fund data sourced from Morningstar. Some material is copyright and published under licence from ASX Operations Pty Limited ACN 004 523 782 ("ASXO"). Data and content is provided for personal use only. Whilst every care has been taken in producing these numbers, neither Morningstar nor InvestSMART cannot make any guarantees around the complete accuracy of these figures. Should you decide to change investments, please read all relevant disclosure documents including the Product Disclosure Statements and if required, you may consider speaking to a financial professional for further guidance. A tax event may be realised as a result of switching investments. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.

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