“Our independent and extensive credit research help us identify great investment opportunities in the
fast-growing and under-researched Emerging Market Corporate Debt market.”
- Eric Wong, Fixed Income Portfolio Manager
Companies that benefit from higher-growth economies can offer potentially stronger returns.
Emerging market debt provides access to growth markets while exhibiting substantially less risk than emerging market equities.
Rigorous credit selection captures opportunities across sectors and countries including Latin America, Africa, and Asia to minimise concentration risks.
See how the fund has performed over recent years. The chart below represents the value of HK$10,000 invested in this fund in 2013 compared with HK$10,000 invested in the Index.
Emerging market economies have rebounded strongly with manufacturing PMIs suggesting near-term growth.
The improving fundamentals are recognized by rating agencies with more credit rating upgrades.
Emerging market corporate debt continues to represent a valid alternative for investors who look for higher yield, while benefiting from a lower duration than hard currency emerging market sovereign debt or other global corporate markets.
As at 30 June 2018