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BlackRock Fixed Income Global Opportunities A Inc

Ranked 1155 out of 1171 in - Global over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

Andreas Doerrenhaus

Bob Miller

Bob Miller, managing director, is head multi-sector and rates within BlackRock's Americas Fixed Income Alpha Strategies and a member of the Americas Fixed Income Executive Team. He is a portfolio manager of BlackRock's Core Bond, Total Return, and Strategic Income Opportunities funds. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2011, Bob was a co-founder and partner at the Round Table Investment Management Company, a multi-strategy, research-based investment company, where he managed a global macro strategy. Previously, Bob spent 20 years at Bank of America, where he served in a variety of roles, most recently as senior portfolio manager for the bank's proprietary multi-asset class investment portfolio. Bob managed global equity and credit, global interest rate derivative, and sovereign debt portfolios during his tenure at Bank of America. He is a Trustee of Davidson College, a member of the Executive Committee and Chairman of the Investment Committee. He is also actively involved with the Davidson July Experience program. Bob is a former Trustee and past Chairman of the Board at Trinity Episcopal School, and remains a member of the Friends of Trinity Board. He earned a BA in Economics from Davidson College.

Rick Rieder

Rick Rieder is a managing director and BlackRock's chief investment officer of fundamental fixed income, co-head of Americas fixed income and a member of the executive committee of the firm-wide alpha strategy business. He is also a member of BlackRock's firm-wide Operating, Leadership, and Philanthropy Committees. Before joining BlackRock in 2009, Rieder was president and CEO of R3 Capital Partners. He served as vice chairman and member of the Borrowing Committee for the U.S. Treasury. Rieder is currently a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Investment Advisory Committee on Financial Markets, and was recently elected as the 2013 inductee into the Fixed Income Analysts Society Fixed Income Hall of Fame. From 1987 to 2008, Rieder was with Lehman Brothers, most recently as head of the firm's Global Principal Strategies team. Before joining Lehman Brothers, Rieder was a credit analyst at SunTrust Banks in Atlanta.

Scott Thiel

London-based Scott Thiel is currently deputy CIO of Fundamental Fixed Income at BlackRock. Before joining BlackRock in 2002, Scott was a vice president at Goldman Sachs where he spent thirteen years. He earned a BA in American history from Princeton University. Outside of fund management, Scott enjoys tennis, soccer, running, skiing and going to the theatre and is a member of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Objective

The aim of the BlackRock Fixed Income Global Opportunities Fund is to achieve a total return over the medium to long-term. The Fund invests primarily in fixed income transferable securities and money-market instruments denominated in various currencies issued by governments, agencies and companies worldwide. The full spectrum of available securities, including noninvestment grade, may be utilised. Currency exposure will typically be hedged back to sterling in whole or in part.

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Performance

Global over : 28/02/2016 - 28/02/2017

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2017 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2016 -14.7% -3.3% -6.5% -1.4% -4.3%
2015 -4.2% -1.8% 5.0% -4.4% -2.8%
2014 -0.1% 2.6% 2.5% -3.6% -1.4%
2013 -2.2% -2.5% -3.0% 3.4% -0.1%
2012 5.5% 1.3% 0.6% 3.2% 0.4%
2011 2.5% 0.4% 2.5% -0.8% 0.3%
2010 4.9% 0.0% -0.4% 5.6% -0.3%
2009 8.0% -1.4% 4.4% 5.6% -0.6%
2008 0.6% 4.8% -2.0% -4.0% 2.1%
2007 7.0% 1.3% -1.9% 6.1% 1.4%
2006 7.3% -0.4% 3.5% 2.2% 1.8%
2005 -7.2% -1.9% -1.9% -1.0% -2.7%
2004 8.8% 2.1% -4.3% 3.3% 7.7%
2003 14.9% 2.2% 4.6% 1.1% 6.3%
2002 17.3% -2.0% 10.1% 4.6% 3.9%
2001 -1.3% -2.6% -3.1% 7.1% -2.4%
2000 -0.9% -2.2% -0.7% -2.6% 4.7%
1999 -8.8% -4.8% -4.6% 3.0% -2.5%
1998 20.2% 3.5% 2.7% 9.7% 3.0%
1997 0.3% -3.4% 1.0% 2.3% 0.5%
1996 13.1% -1.7% 3.3% 4.2% 6.8%
1995 3.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date04/01/1991
  • Share Class size73Mn
  • Base currencyGBP
  • ISIN GB0005849681

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment500
  • Min. regular additional investment50

Charges

  • Annual management1.00%
  • Initial investment5

Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in USD).