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Andrew Balls

Andrew Balls

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Andrew Balls gained a bachelor’s degree from Oxford University and a master’s degree from Harvard University. He is currently a managing director at PIMCO’s London office and leads the European investment team. Before he joined PIMCO in 2006, he had been working at the Financial Times as editor of the US Lex column and as chief economics correspondent in Washington, DC for eight years. He also worked at Newport Beach and served as a global portfolio manager and global strategist. He has 11 years of investment and financial market experience.

Citywire Rating: AA rated

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sector performance

funds managed

fund total return standard deviation max drawdown
John Hancock Global Bond Fund;NAV 4.8 % 5.8 -7.6 %
PIMCO Global Advantage Strategy Bond Fund;Inst 0.9 % 4.7 -11.6 %
PIMCO Global Bond Fund (Unhedged);Institutional 5.8 % 5.3 -7.2 %
PIMCO Global Bond Fund (US Dollar-Hedged);A 12.4 % 3.2 -3.7 %

League Table - Rank 33/72 (2nd quartile)

rank Manager Return
31 Michael Collins 31. Michael Collins 6.9%
31 Robert Tipp 31. Robert Tipp 6.9%
33 Andrew Balls 33. Andrew Balls 6.3%
33 Sachin Gupta 33. Sachin Gupta 6.3%
35 Brian Timberlake 35. Brian Timberlake 5.0%
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Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly (to 30/06/2017)

year Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 2.4% 1.9%
2016 4.9% 4.1% 3.2% 2.2% -4.5%
2015 -3.2% -0.4% -2.4% 0.1% -0.5%
2014 2.8% 2.5% 3.8% -3.1% -0.3%
2013 -2.6% -0.9% -4.2% 2.6% 0.0%
2012 1.3%

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