4 / 5 Stars
5 5 1 3 2
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 91 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 3.52 percent over the past year, and 7.22 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||0.7%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||7.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks total return. The fund invests, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets (including borrowings for investment purposes) in fixed-income securities of issuers located outside the United States. It may invest up to 20% of its net assets in non-investment-grade debt securities. The fund may invest up to 10% of its total assets in debt obligations of emerging market governments and their agencies and instrumentalities. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Touchstone International Fixed Income Fund has an expense ratio of 0.84 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.