Fidelity Funds - European High Yield Fund A MDis EUR

富達基金 - 歐洲高收益基金A類MDis 歐元

LU0168053600

Risk Rating: Level 4

iFund risk rating methodology is a qualitative and quantitative assessment of a single fund’s geographic and asset class focus, investment style and any potential risk factors, as measured from one (1) (lowest risk) to six (6) (highest risk). For the funds with risk rating three (3) or four (4), these are mainly aimed at providing income and capital appreciation to investors by investing primarily in balanced portfolio, including high yield bonds and global equities etc. For more details, please refer to the Due Diligence section under the Procedures page.

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Fund Performances (including dividend, if any)

1 mth
+1.44%
3 mth
+2.47%
6 mth
+4.85%
1 yr
+6.67%
3 yr
+11.86%
5 yr
+18.11%

Analytical Figures (3 years)

Annualized Return
+3.81%
Annualized Volatility
+3.75%
Sharpe Ratio
+1.05

Fund Information

Fund Houses
FIL Investment Management (Hong Kong) Limited
Launch Date
2000-06-25
Fund Manager
Andrei Gorodilov
James Durance
Manager Start Date
2013-02-01
2017-04-01
Geographical Focus
Europe
Asset Class/ Sector
Fixed Income - High yield
Risk Rating
Risk Level 4

iFund risk rating methodology is a qualitative and quantitative assessment of a single fund’s geographic and asset class focus, investment style and any potential risk factors, as measured from one (1) (lowest risk) to six (6) (highest risk). For the funds with risk rating three (3) or four (4), these are mainly aimed at providing income and capital appreciation to investors by investing primarily in balanced portfolio, including high yield bonds and global equities etc. For more details, please refer to the Due Diligence section under the Procedures page.

Fund AUM(As of 2019-08-30)
EUR 2,702,837,605.651
Management Fee
1.00%
Latest Dividend
EUR 0.031800 (2019-09-01)

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Dealing Information

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HKD4,000.00Min. Subscription

1.00%

HKD4,000.00Min. Subscription

AUD / CHF / HKD / JPY / EUR / GBP / CAD / USD / NZD

HKD4,000.00Min. Subscription

HKD4,000.00

HKD4,000.00

Daily

16:30

2019-09-30

Dividend Records

Dividend DateDividend Records (EUR)
2019-09-010.031800
2019-07-310.033600
2019-06-300.031000
2019-06-020.035200
2019-04-300.034900
2019-03-310.034500
2019-02-280.031200
2019-02-270.031200
2019-01-310.030800
2019-01-010.033700
2018-12-020.033500
2018-10-310.037400
2018-09-300.030300
2018-09-020.033100
2018-07-310.035700
2018-07-010.034900
2018-05-310.041600
2018-04-300.033800
2018-04-010.040800
2018-02-280.034800
2018-01-310.035600
2018-01-010.034600
2017-11-300.036700
2017-10-310.038800
2017-10-010.034700
2017-08-310.038700
2017-07-310.036600
2017-07-020.038000
2017-05-310.038500
2017-04-300.038000
2017-04-020.039400
2017-02-280.039900
2017-01-310.038100
2017-01-010.039900
2016-11-300.038200
2016-10-310.036000
2016-10-020.037300
2016-08-310.033900
2016-07-310.032400
2016-06-300.039500
2016-05-310.035800
2016-05-010.035700
2016-03-310.035900
2016-02-290.038700
2016-01-310.040400
2016-01-030.042000
2015-11-300.041500
2015-11-010.040100
2015-09-300.039000
2015-08-310.039200
2015-08-020.039500
2015-06-300.042700
2015-05-310.040500
2015-04-300.041200
2015-03-310.041100
2015-03-010.042100
2015-02-010.041600
2015-01-010.044200
2014-11-300.040200
2014-11-020.039900
2014-09-300.035700
2014-08-310.044000
2014-07-310.045000
2014-06-300.048100
2014-06-010.044000
2014-05-010.050000
2014-04-300.046200
2014-03-310.047800
2014-03-020.049300
2014-02-020.046700
2014-01-010.049500
2013-12-010.049500
2013-10-310.046600
2013-09-300.049900
2013-09-010.049200
2013-07-310.047200
2013-06-300.049200
2013-06-020.049500
2013-04-300.046900
2013-03-310.049500
2013-02-280.046300
2013-01-310.043200
2013-01-010.050400
2012-12-020.052600
2012-10-310.050000
2012-09-300.054900
2012-09-020.048200
2012-07-310.050100
2012-07-010.049800
2012-05-310.056700
2012-04-300.050100
2012-04-010.047300
2012-02-290.047000
2012-01-310.049600
2012-01-010.059700
2011-11-300.044000
2011-10-310.047300
2011-10-020.046900
2011-08-310.044700
2011-07-310.044200
2011-06-300.050100
2011-05-310.046600
2011-05-010.040600
2011-03-310.051100
2011-02-280.041700
2011-01-310.052000
2011-01-020.041200
2010-11-300.049400
2010-10-310.044200
2010-09-300.055900
2010-08-310.045800
2010-08-010.042500
2010-06-300.041500
2010-05-310.057100
2010-05-020.047600
2010-03-310.044900
2010-02-280.058200
2010-01-310.043700
2010-01-030.048100
2009-11-300.050600
2009-11-010.047800
2009-09-300.048200
2009-08-310.048500
2009-08-020.043100
2009-06-300.042800
2009-05-310.053200
2009-04-300.079300
2009-03-310.040000
2009-03-010.064300
2009-02-010.060100
2009-01-010.053100
2008-11-300.065300
2008-11-020.062600
2008-09-300.052600
2008-08-310.052700
2008-07-310.055600
2008-06-300.052100
2008-06-010.052200
2008-04-300.063100
2008-03-310.056700
2008-03-020.053600
2008-01-310.062500
2008-01-010.055900
2007-12-020.057200
2007-10-310.060900
2007-09-300.055400
2007-09-020.058500
2007-07-310.053200
2007-07-010.053400
2007-05-310.055200
2007-04-300.051800
2007-04-010.060800
2007-02-280.056000
2007-01-310.051300
2007-01-010.050500
2006-11-300.053000
2006-10-310.048900
2006-10-010.044800
2006-08-310.055900
2006-07-310.055600
2006-07-020.050400
2006-05-310.048700
2006-04-300.048100
2006-04-020.048100
2006-02-280.056700
2006-01-310.054400
2006-01-020.047600
2005-11-300.047400
2005-10-310.049800
2005-10-020.049100
2005-08-310.056600
2005-07-310.050600
2005-06-300.046500
2005-05-310.048400
2005-05-010.045000
2005-03-310.046900
2005-02-280.047000
2005-01-310.047500
2005-01-030.047700
2004-11-300.051000
2004-10-310.053400
2004-09-300.050000
2004-08-310.053400
2004-08-010.052300
2004-06-300.052300
2004-05-310.052500
2004-05-020.050800
2004-03-310.052800
2004-02-290.048100
2004-02-010.047900
2004-01-010.046000
2003-11-300.048300
2003-11-020.049800
2003-09-300.047700
2003-08-310.047200
2003-07-310.046600
2003-06-300.027700

Investment Objective

The fund is a Bond fund and aims to provide a high level of current income and capital growth.

Nature and Extent of Risks

Investment involves risks. Please refer to the Hong Kong Prospectus for details including the risk factors.
Investment Risk
The fund is an investment fund. The fund’s investment portfolio may fall in value and therefore your investment in the fund may suffer losses. There is no assurance that the strategy employed by the fund will be successful and therefore the investment objectives of the fund may not be achieved.
Bonds, Debt Instruments & Fixed Income and Credit Risk
The value of bonds, debt instruments and other fixed income instruments will fluctuate depending on market interest rates, the credit quality of the issuer and liquidity considerations. Increase in market interest rates, decline in the credit quality of the issuer and decrease in liquidity will adversely impact the value of these instruments.
Investments may be adversely affected if any of the institutions with which money is deposited suffers insolvency or other financial difficulties (default). Credit risk arises from the uncertainty about the ultimate repayment of principal and interest of bond or other debt instrument investments. In both cases the entire deposit or purchase price of the debt instrument is at risk of loss if there is no recovery after default.
Valuation of the fund’s investments may involve uncertainties and judgmental determinations. If such valuation turns out to be incorrect, this may affect the Net Asset Value calculation of the fund.
Below Investment Grade/Unrated Securities & High Yielding Debt Instruments
The fund may invest in below investment grade and unrated securities. Below investment grade and unrated securities may be subject to wider fluctuations in yield, wider bid-offer spreads, greater liquidity premium (i.e. lower liquidity) and consequently greater fluctuations in market values and greater credit / default risk than higher rated securities. These fluctuations may affect the value of the fund’s share price to a greater extent than a fund that invests in higher rated securities.
The fund may also invest in high yielding debt instruments where the level of income may be relatively high (compared to investment grade debt securities); however the risk of depreciation and realisation of capital losses on such debt instruments held will be significantly higher than on lower yielding debt instruments. Further, as these instruments are typically rated below investment grade or are unrated, they are often subject to a higher risk of issuer default. The vulnerability to economic cycles is also higher as during economic downturns, these instruments are more volatile than investment grade bonds as investors become more risk averse and default risk rises.
Credit rating risk
Credit ratings assigned by rating agencies are subject to limitations and do not guarantee the creditworthiness of the security and/or issuer at all times.
Securitised or Structured Debt Instruments
The fund may invest in securitised or structured debt instruments (collectively referred to as structured products), which may employ leverage causing the price of the instruments to be more volatile. The lack of liquidity may cause the current market price of assets to become disconnected from the underlying assets’ value and consequently funds investing in securitised products may be more susceptible to liquidity risk. The liquidity of a structured product can be less than a regular bond or debt instrument and this may adversely affect either the ability to sell the position or the price at which such a sale is transacted.
Mortgage-Related Securities
Generally, rising interest rates tend to extend the duration of fixed rate mortgage-related securities making them more sensitive to changes in interest rates. As a result, in a period of rising interest rates a fund holding mortgage-related securities may exhibit additional volatility (extension risk). In addition, adjustable and fixed rate mortgage-related securities are subject to prepayment risk. When interest rates decline, borrowers may pay off their mortgages sooner than expected. This can reduce the returns of the fund because the fund may have to reinvest that money at the lower prevailing interest rates. In addition investments in securitised products may be less liquid than other securities. The lack of liquidity may cause the current market price of assets to become disconnected from the underlying assets value and consequently funds investing in securitised products may be more susceptible to liquidity risk. The liquidity of a securitised product can be less than a regular bond or debt instrument and this may adversely affect either the ability to sell the position or the price at which such a sale is transacted.
Emerging Markets
This fund invests in emerging market securities (in particular securities in Western, Central and Eastern Europe (including Russia)) and the price of these securities may be more volatile than those of securities in more developed markets.
This volatility may stem from political and economic factors and be exacerbated by legal, trading liquidity, settlement, transfer of securities and currency factors.
Although care is taken to understand and manage these risks, the fund and accordingly the shareholders in the fund will ultimately bear the risks associated with investing in these markets.
Emerging Markets - Russia
This fund invests in Russia and it is understood that under current Luxembourg regulations the fund may invest not more than 10% of its net assets in unlisted securities not dealt on a regulated market. Some investments in Russian securities may be considered as falling within such limit.
The Russian market presents specific risks in relation to the settlement and safekeeping of securities as well as regarding the registration of assets where registrars are not always subject to effective government or other supervision.
Foreign Currency Risk
The fund’s total return and balance sheet can be significantly affected by foreign exchange rate movements where the fund’s assets and income are denominated in currencies other than the base currency of the fund. Also, a class of shares may be designated in a currency other than the base currency of the fund. This means that currency movements and changes in exchange rate controls may significantly affect the value of the fund’s share price.
European Risk
The fund’s performance will be closely tied to the economic, political, regulatory, geopolitical, market, currency or other conditions in the European Economic Area and could be more volatile than the performance of more geographically diversified funds. In light of the concerns on sovereign credit risk of certain European countries and in particular these countries' fiscal conditions, the fund may be subject to increased liquidity, price, and foreign exchange risk. If there are adverse credit events in certain European countries e.g. downgrade of the sovereign credit rating of a European country or a European financial institution, the performance of the fund could decline significantly and will possibly result in significant loss. Measures taken by the governments of the European countries, central banks and other authorities to address their economic and financial problems may not be effective and such failure may result in further deterioration of these countries’ fiscal conditions.
Financial Derivative Instruments
Although the fund will not make extensive use of derivatives for investment purposes or use complex derivatives or strategies to meet the investment objectives of the fund, the use of derivatives may give rise to leverage, liquidity, counterparty and valuations risks at times. In adverse situations, the fund’s use of derivatives may become ineffective and the fund may suffer significant losses.
Risks associated with distribution out of capital
For certain Classes of Shares, dividends may be 1) paid out of gross income while fees/charges may be charged to capital of the fund. This will result in an increase in distributable income for the payment of dividends, and therefore the fund may pay dividend effectively out of capital; or 2) paid directly out of capital where the net income generated by the fund is insufficient to pay a distribution as declared. Investors should note that the payment of dividends directly out of capital and/or effectively out of capital represents a return or withdrawal of part of the amount they originally invested or from any capital gains attributable to the original investment. Such distributions may result in an immediate decrease in the net asset value per Share of the fund. If there is a change to this policy, prior approval will be sought from the SFC and affected investors will receive at least one month’s prior written notification.
The Net Asset Value of a certain hedged share class may be adversely affected by differences in the interest rates of the reference currency of the hedged share class and the fund’s base currency, resulting in an increase in the amount of distribution that is paid out of capital and hence a greater erosion of capital than other non-hedged share classes.

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