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U.S. News evaluated 98 World 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 6.14 percent over the past year, 1.19 percent over the past three years, and 3.95 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 06.30.2014|
|Year to date||5.0%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||1.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||3.9%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks total return, consisting of current income and capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances, the fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets (including the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in fixed-income securities of foreign (non-U.S.) issuers. It seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing in debt securities of issuers in at least three foreign countries, including foreign governments, quasi-governments, provincials, agencies, instrumentalities, supranationals and corporate entities. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Columbia International Bond Fund has an expense ratio of 1.09 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.