4 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 96 Emerging Markets Bond Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned -4.08 percent over the past year, 6.10 percent over the past three years, and 13.83 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 03.31.2014|
|Year to date||2.7%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||6.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||13.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks to provide shareholders with high total return through current income and, secondarily, through capital appreciation. The fund invests primarily in fixed income securities of emerging markets issuers. Under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets (including the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) will be invested in fixed income securities of issuers that are located in emerging markets countries, or that earn 50% or more of their total revenues from goods or services produced in emerging markets countries or from sales made in emerging markets countries. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Columbia Emerging Markets Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 0.92 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.