UBAM Hybrid Bond A (USD) ACC A
UBAM Hybrid Bond is an actively managed portfolio investing in subordinated debt issued by financial and non-financial issuers. The key focus is on additional Tier 1 debt (AT1 – “CoCo” bonds) issued by systemic European banks with a Minimum rating of B-. The fund may be 100% allocated to AT1, though current allocation is below 85%. The depth of the investment universe allows for active management of the allocation across regions, sectors, issuers and tranches of the capital structure. The portfolio is well diversified across 118 holdings with an average rating of BB+. The modified duration of the overall portfolio is 2 years and is actively hedged month-on-month, based on the global interest rate outlook. The non-USD currency exposure is fully hedged. The weighted credit spread duration is around 4.3 years and yield to call is 3%. Given the complex nature of hybrid instruments such as AT1/ CoCo instruments the fund is for moderate risk appetite investors with a medium term horizon.
Abans Global Arbitrage Opportunities Fund
Abans Global Arbitrage Opportunities Fund is a Mauritius registered Discretionary Commodities Hedge Fund. It conducts arbitrage transactions across Commodities and Currencies traded on global exchanges. It targets to generate 10% p.a. consistent returns with low volatility and drawdowns. It has not had a negative year of returns since inception. As a result, the fund volatility is low and the Sharpe ratio among the highest on our platform.
Helicap Fund I Pte Ltd is a Singapore incorporated company structured as a 13R Fund specialising in the alternative lending space in Asia. The Fund focuses on private debt investments and aims to deliver 9%-12% net return per annum to investors. Helicap's Value Proposition:
- 1. Access to a best in class alternative lending portfolio leveraging Helicap’s deep expertise in the sector, unique origination flow and data driven scorecard model
- 2. Attractive returns with recurring cash flows built on a pool of diversified and structured loans offering a low correlation to other traditional asset classes
- 3. Opportunity to promote financial inclusion and social impact within communities in Asia
USD Leveraged Bond Kristal
USD Leveraged Bond is an actively managed long only leveraged fixed income strategy structured as a Kristal Fund. The portfolio invests in USD denominated medium tenor (5-7 years) corporate bonds & ETFs. The strategy uses limited leverage (100-150%) to enhance returns. Instruments are selected based on relative value and diversified across sectors, industries & ratings (> BB+/Ba1/BB+). This will suit investors looking for stable returns (4-5%) and a medium-term investment horizon
Pimco Global High Yield Bond E ACC Fund
The Global High Yield Bond Fund is an actively managed portfolio that invests primarily in developed markets upper tier high yield corporate bonds, with a maximum of 20% of its assets in securities rated lower than B. The fund is diversified broadly across industries, issuers, and regions based on PIMCO’s top-down and bottom-up processes. This fund offers compelling diversification benefits and the opportunity to gain exposure to different sectors of the economy.
PruLev Global Macro Fund- Class C
PruLev Global Macro Fund is a Global Quantitative Macro Hedge Fund in Singapore. It tracks 100 derivative instruments across major liquid markets and usually has positions in 60-75. Its strategy capitalizes on major events, economic trends and other systemic factors. It targets 30-36% IRR with equivalent volatility and a Sharpe ratio of 1 to 1.2. Maximum monthly drawdown has been over 35%. Redemption Fees are imposed to ensure investors recognise the implicit monthly volatility in the fund. Why this Fund ?
- 1. Multiple award winning and well know Asian Hedge Fund in the USD 500m size category
- 2. Strong returns of 32% per annum since inception in 2016
- 3. Focus on capital appreciation with no correlation to any other asset class
Pimco Income Class E (USD)
The primary investment objective of the Fund is to seek high current income, consistent with prudent investment management. Long-term capital appreciation is a secondary objective. This fund is designed for investors who seek steady income: it takes a broad-based approach to investing in income-generating bonds. The fund taps into multiple areas of the global bond market, and employs PIMCO’s vast analytical capabilities and sector expertise to help temper the risks of high income investing. This approach seeks to provide consistent income over the long term.
AB Emerging Market Debt Portfolio - A2 ACC
Emerging Markets Debt portfolio invests in fixed income securities from issuers in emerging and developing countries. While two-thirds of assets are invested in quasi-sovereign and sovereign debt, a significant portion of these may be below investment grade and in non-USD currencies. The fund has a low correlation with other asset classes and may experience high risk & volatility due to currency fluctuation, political and economic instability.
Blackoak Investors LP Class A - Growth
BlackOak is a UK Alternative Investment Fund seeking long term capital growth through acquisition & trading of life insurance policies (“Life Settlements”) issued by highly rated life insurers. It targets 10-15% IRR with low volatility. It has a diversified portfolio across carrier concentration (Max 15%), life expectancy (<7yrs) and age (>80yrs). It is run by a highly experienced Fund Manager. Meant for medium term investors on account of reduced liquidity of underlying assets. Why this Fund ?
- 1. Consistent low volatility with 95% positive months and stable returns
- 2. Highly Experienced Fund Managers with 30yr experience
- 3. Unusual asset class uncorrelated with financial markets
Pimco Diversified Income E ACC Fund
The Diversified Income Fund provides efficient access to broad global credit market exposure by investing primarily in a diversified pool of corporate and emerging market fixed income securities of varying maturities. The fund benefits from a diversified approach to macroeconomic views on credit trends, interest rates, duration, currencies, and curve positioning. It offers a potentially higher yielding alternative to core fixed income portfolios and low correlation to US, Japanese and German government interest rates.
Kotak India Fixed Income -A(USD) ACC
The Fund invests in INR denominated debt securities issued by central / state governments or Indian linked corporates. Majority of the fund’s holdings are held in Sovereign or AAA rated debt. The Fund is subject to INR currency risk, sovereign risk of India, regulatory changes and various political and geopolitical risks besides interest rate and credit risks. It is suitable for investors with a medium to long term investment horizon and a bullish view of the Indian economy and political environment. The Investment Manager Kotak Mahindra Asset Management MAS regulated. It is structured as an unregistered private sub fund of Kotak Funds, which is an open-ended investment company organised as a UCITS V Compliant SICAV in Luxemburg and regulated by Luxembourg's CSSF.
Goldman Sachs Asia High Yield Bond Portfolio - BS (USD) ACC A
GS Asia High Yield Bond Portfolio invests in US dollar sub-investment grade fixed income securities issued by corporates with Asian exposure. They can also use derivatives for hedging. The fund seeks to outperform its benchmark ICE BofA Asian Dollar High Yield Corporate Constrained Index by 250-300 bps and has outperformed by 162 bps pa. over the past 5 years. But it mirrors the benchmark closely in terms of risk. Average Credit rating is higher at BB vs BB- of the benchmark. The fund benefits from attractive spreads in the High Yield Asia Credit market but given the regional concentration (mainly China & India) the fund carries higher risk than a global high yield portfolio.
LO Asia Value Bond - P (USD) ACC
LO Asia Value Bond Portfolio is an actively managed, long only fund investing in Asian hard-currency bonds predominantly in USD across the debt capital structure (senior, subordinate) and debt classes (sovereigns, corporates, financials) The fund uses an unconstrained approach to avoid inherent biases in indices and uncover undervalued positions through fundamental top down and bottom up research. The fund seeks to generate a total return (gross of fees) of 4 to 6% and outperform its benchmark “JPM Asia Credit Index” over a 3-5 year period. This is reflected in its returns over the past 1/3/5 years (before & after fees). The fund takes higher risk than its BM and has an average credit rating of BBB- vs BBB+.
Pimco Emerging Markets Bond E ACC Fund
The Emerging Markets Bond Fund is an actively managed portfolio consisting primarily of fixed income securities from issuers in, or economically tied to, emerging, or developing countries. The fund may make tactical investments in non-benchmark local currencies and instruments besides US Dollars. It offers efficient exposure to emerging markets, potential for attractive risk-adjusted returns and low correlations to other asset classes. And at the same time, has higher risks & volatility including currency fluctuations and political or economic developments than higher rated securities from developed markets.
AB American Income Portfolio
American Income fund is an actively managed highly diverse (1,200+ holdings) portfolio of USD fixed income securities with a 20+yr track record. The fund dynamically balances exposure between high-yield emerging markets for better returns and high-quality government bonds for more stability. However, 50% of the portfolio will be Investment Grade or better and most of the investments US centric (at least 65%). The fund may also use derivatives up to 50% of portfolio value for risk management.