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Nordea Invest HojrenteLande

Ranked 6 out of 247 in - Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over 12 months
All calculations are in USD unless stated

Managed by

David Bessey

David Bessey is managing director and head of Prudential Fixed Income’s Emerging Markets team, investing in emerging market debt denominated in both $US and local currencies. Alongside co-manager Cathy Hepworth, he successfully manages the WIP Emerging Markets Fixed Income Fund. Bessey also specializes in the utility and sovereign sectors for the high yield team. From 1994 to 1999, Bessey was a senior portfolio manager for emerging markets portfolios and $US investment grade assets. Previously, he developed asset allocation strategies for insurance portfolios and managed Prudential Financial’s long-term funding book. Prior to joining Prudential Financial in 1989, Bessey was a project manager on various engineering projects in the United States, Asia, and Latin America. Bessey received a B.S. in geological engineering from Cornell University and an MBA in finance from the Sloan School at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Cathy Hepworth

Cathy Hepworth attended Georgetown University in 1984 and New York University in 1993 where she obtained a BSc in Foreign Science and an MBA in Finance respectively. She began her career as an analyst at Golembe Associates in 1984, and later joined Merrill Lynch in 1986 and Bankers Trust in 1986 working as an associate. She joined Oppenheim Pramerica in 1989 and currently co-manages (with David Bessey) the Wip Emerging Markets Fixed Income Fund. Outside of fund management, Cathy enjoys running.


The fund invests primarily in listed bonds from emerging markets. The fund may invest in corporate bonds from the above countries. Up to 10% of the fund's assets may be invested in other funds. The fund may invest max 10% in bonds denominated in currencies other than USD, EUR, GBP, JPY and CHF and may invest max 15% in corporate bonds. Companies that are wholly or partly state-owned are excluded from this restriction. The average rating must not be lower than three levels than the average rating for benchmark.

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Emerging Markets Global Hard Currency over : 31/03/2017 - 31/03/2018

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 -0.7%
2017 24.7% 5.6% 8.5% 6.3% 2.4%
2016 6.9% 9.5% 2.9% 5.8% -10.3%
2015 -10.4% -9.5% 3.5% -3.0% -1.3%
2014 -7.0% 3.3% 4.9% -8.6% -6.2%
2013 -2.6% -4.6% -5.9% 5.5% 2.9%
2012 18.0% 6.6% -2.6% 7.9% 5.4%
2011 3.6% 6.6% 5.7% -9.9% 2.1%
2010 4.3% -0.9% -9.3% 20.2% -3.4%
2009 35.2% -1.3% 16.8% 16.3% 0.8%
2008 -18.6% 8.7% -2.0% -13.5% -11.6%
2007 13.9% 2.6% -1.1% 6.8% 5.2%
2006 5.0% 7.1%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Denmark

Fund Info

  • Launch date07/11/2003
  • Share Class size4,287Mn
  • Base currencyDKK
  • ISIN DK0016254899

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment100
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.14%
  • Initial investment1.139

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