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Epsilon Fund Euro Bond I

Ranked 13 out of 555 in - Euro over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR

Managed by

Paolo Bernardelli

Paolo Bernardelli is head of fixed income and forex at Eurizon Capital SGR, the asset management arm of Intesa Sanpaolo Bank. He joined Sanpaolo AM (now Eurizon Capital SGR) in 1995 as head of domestic bond funds, and later became global head of fixed income and FX. He and his team of 30 portfolio managers manage more than 50 bn euro of assets in Fixed Income and Flexible Funds. Previously Paolo worked as analyst and trader for Sanpaolo Finance Merchant Bank. He began his career in Banca Commerciale Italiana, where he was financial analyst. He graduated from the Bocconi University in Milan with a degree in business administration. Outside of fund management he enjoys tennis, sailing, running marathons and skiing.


The objective is to invest mainly in debt and debt-related instruments of any kind, including for example bonds and money market instruments, with a rating above or equal to "BBB-" in the S&P classification or to "Baa3" in the Moody's classification, issued or guaranteed by governments, their agencies or public international bodies either on the domestic market or on the international markets and denominated in Euro, as well as in deposits. This Sub-Fund's investments will be made in such a way that the duration of the portfolio is generally between 2 and 8 years.

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Euro over : 31/10/2014 - 31/10/2015

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 30/09/2015 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2015 5.9% -5.2% 1.9%
2014 12.6% 3.9% 2.7% 3.0% 2.5%
2013 3.4% 0.7% 0.2% 0.7% 1.9%
2012 15.5% 7.0% 0.2% 4.5% 3.1%
2011 2.0% 0.5% 0.4% 2.0% -0.9%
2010 0.8% 1.8% -1.1% 2.9% -2.7%
2009 8.6% 2.0% 2.0% 4.0% 0.4%
2008 8.5% 1.9% -5.1% 4.4% 7.5%
2007 -2.3% 2.5% 0.9%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Chile
  2. Italy
  3. Luxembourg
  4. Spain

Fund Info

  • Launch date05/01/2007
  • Share Class size2,452Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN LU0278427041

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment3Mn
  • Min. additional investment0


  • Annual management0.25%
  • Initial investment0

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