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Eastspring IUT-Singapore Select Bond A

Ranked 10 out of 15 in - Singapore Dollar over 12 months
All calculations are in SGD unless stated

Managed by

Danny Tan

Danny Tan is an Assistant Director with the Fixed Income team at Eastpring. He is currently responsible for managing customised credit portfolios, as well as portfolios with asset-liability matching objectives. He has been with the Fixed Income team since late 2010. Danny began his career at Eastspring Singapore in 2004. Prior to joining the Fixed Income team, he was a portfolio manager with the Derivative & Structured Product (DSP) Team, where he focused on structured credit products (2008-2010). Before that, he has also been involved in managing several fixed income portfolios. Prior to his career at Eastspring Singapore, Danny has worked as an Investment Analyst with Tecity Management, covering equity and fixed income research. He holds a Bachelor of Business (Financial Analysis), Second Class Upper Honours Degree from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Objective

The Singapore Select Bond Fund aims to maximise total returns over time by investing primarily in Singapore-dollar denominated debt securities and foreign currency debt securities which will be hedged back into Singapore Dollars. The Singapore Select Bond Fund will invest primarily in Singapore-dollar denominated debt securities, including the Singapore government securities, investment grade and/or unrated debt securities issued by Singapore statutory boards and Singapore -incorporated entities as well as investment grade debt securities issued by entities outside Singapore.

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Performance

Singapore Dollar over : 31/10/2017 - 31/10/2018
  • Rank 10/15 Total Return
  • Rank 9/15 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 8/15 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
8 Legg Mason WA Singapore Bond A SGD Acc SGD

-1.2%

9 Horizon Singapore Fixed Income Enhanced SGD SGD

-1.3%

10 Eastspring IUT-Singapore Select Bond A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

-1.5%

11 Manulife Singapore Bond A SGD

-1.6%

12 PineBridge Intl Funds-Singapore Bond SGD

-2.0%

Fund Name Currency Risk
7 Fullerton SGD Income A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

1.7

8 Schroder Singapore Fixed Income I SGD

1.9

9 PineBridge Intl Funds-Singapore Bond SGD

2.0

9 Eastspring IUT-Singapore Select Bond A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

2.0

11 Horizon Singapore Fixed Income Enhanced SGD SGD

2.2

11 Amundi SGD Income Plus AS-QD SGD

2.2

Fund Name Currency Loss
6 Schroder Singapore Fixed Income I SGD

-1.8%

7 United Singapore Bond SGD

-2.0%

8 Eastspring IUT-Singapore Select Bond A

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged

SGD

-2.3%

9 LionGlobal Singapore Fixed Income Investment A SGD

-2.3%

10 Horizon Singapore Fixed Income Enhanced SGD SGD

-2.3%

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -1.5% -0.5% 0.5%
2017 6.0% 2.7% 1.7% 0.8% 0.8%
2016 4.2% 3.5% 1.6% 2.2% -3.0%
2015 2.2% 1.4% -0.4% 0.4% 0.9%
2014 5.9% 1.3% 2.3% 0.7% 1.5%
2013 -1.5% 0.2% -3.4% 1.5% 0.3%
2012 7.3% 1.4% 1.9% 2.3% 1.5%
2011 2.9% -0.3%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Singapore

Fund Info

  • Launch date08/04/2011
  • Share Class size873Mn
  • Base currencySGD
  • ISIN SG9999007454
  • Currency exposure is hedged

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment100

Charges

  • Annual management0.50%
  • Initial investment3.00%

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