UBS Emerging Market Funds Investors are benefiting from above-average return opportunities over time, reducing risk exposure through diversification and investing with experienced professionals.
The fund invests primarily in hard currency emerging markets government bonds.
Additionally, the fund allows opportunistic exposures to emerging markets corporate bonds and local currencies.
The fund's country, interest rate and currency exposures are actively managed under strict risk control with the aim to benefit from market movements.
The exchange rate risk between USD and CHF is largely hedged.
The fund gives access to a global emerging markets debt portfolio focused on hard currency.
The fund is broadly diversified across selected issuers from various emerging countries, aiming for an optimal risk-to-return profile.
Experienced emerging market investment specialists can allocate the portfolio flexibly to seize investment opportunities whenever they occur.
The fund offers higher return potential than a high-quality money market portfolio and therefore bears a higher risk. In addition, emerging markets are at an early stage of development which can typically involve a high level of price volatility and other specific risks such as lower market transparency, regulatory hurdles, corporate governance and political and social challenges. All investments are subject to market fluctuations. Every fund has specific risks, which can significantly increase under unusual market conditions. The fund can use derivatives, which may result in additional risks (particularly counterparty risk).
UBS Emerging Market Funds
UBS Asset Management
UBS Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A.
UBS Europe SE, Luxembourg Branch
Day of inception
April 30, 2010
Currency of account
Close of financial year
Issue / redemption
Total expense ratio (TER)
Net asset value
High - last 12 months
Low - last 12 months
Assets of the unit class in mn
Total product assets in mn
Theoretical yield to maturity (net)
||The number shows the yield of the share class before currency hedging
Performance chart (CHF-based, as of February 22, 2018)
Indexed, Month-end values
Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results.
Performance (in %, as of February 22, 2018)
The performance shown does not take account of any commissions, entry or exit charges.
These figures refer to the past. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results.
By investment currency (in %, as of January 31, 2018)1)
||The table shows the currency exposure of the USD fund. The USD-NAV of the CHF share class is hedged against CHF.
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