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SICAV
Emerging Markets Bond Fund
This is our flagship hard currency emerging markets debt portfolio. Actively managed, it offers broad exposure across emerging markets debt, with a credit-orientated approach that is broadly representative of external sovereign and corporate markets. The fund is categorised as Article 8 under Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR).
ISIN LU0207127084
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FACTSHEET
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SFDR DISCLOSURE
30-Jun-2024 - Samy Muaddi, Portfolio Manager,
We believe emerging markets debt continues to offer a substantial yield premium over many fixed income assets amid broadly supportive sovereign fundamentals. While stressed fiscal conditions persist in some frontier markets, we do not anticipate a systematic default cycle as risks are concentrated in smaller markets that pose less contagion risk.

Overview
Strategy
Fund Summary
We follow a bottom-up selection process grounded in individual credit fundamentals, guided by selected top-down themes. Proprietary credit research is integrated with relative value analysis. We utilise our emerging markets sovereign and corporate bond analysts as well as collaborating with our emerging markets equity analysts. The promotion of environmental and/or social characteristics is achieved through the fund's commitment to maintain at least 50% of the value of its portfolio invested in issuers and/or securities that are rated as ‘Green’ by the T. Rowe Price proprietary Responsible Investor Indicator Model (RIIM). Additionally, we apply a proprietary responsible screen (exclusion list). The manager is not constrained by the fund’s benchmark, which is used for performance comparison purposes only.
Performance - Net of Fees

Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.

30-Jun-2024 - Samy Muaddi, Portfolio Manager,
Emerging markets debt rose in June as falling yields offset a general widening of credit spreads. Within the portfolio, our locally denominated bonds in Mexico were detrimental given the surprisingly strong election result for the ruling Morena party, which increased risks of institutional deterioration, a negative reform agenda, and fiscal slippage. However, market-friendly cabinet announcements helped the assets recover somewhat from the sell-off. Our overweight allocation to Venezuela also detracted as the higher-yielding sovereign underperformed. Additionally, our holdings in Egypt and Jordan weighed as regional tensions between Israel and Hezbollah in Lebanon escalated over the period. On the other hand, our underweight position in Nigeria contributed as reform momentum in the country stalled. Our holdings in Suriname advanced, particularly the country’s oil-linked value recovery instruments.
31-Jan-2024 - Samy Muaddi, Portfolio Manager,
At the sector level, we continue to find value in quasi-sovereigns and corporates in higher-quality mainstream markets, such as Mexico, India, and Indonesia, that offer yield premiums over the sovereign as well as in dislocated BBB/BB/B rated corporates that have attractive fundamentals in the broader emerging market.
31-Jan-2024 - Samy Muaddi, Portfolio Manager,
As the year started with a flurry of issuance, we made a few portfolio changes in January. We added to frontier countries that score well in our anchoring framework, such as Côte d’Ivoire and Angola. We are structurally underweight higher-rated mainstream emerging markets, such as the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, and Uruguay, although we moderated our underweight exposure to Saudi Arabia. We remain underweight select countries, such as Nigeria, that lack fundamental anchors.

Indicative Benchmark Data Source: JP Morgan. Information has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable but J.P. Morgan does not warrant its completeness or accuracy. The index is used with permission. The Index may not be copied, used, or distributed without J.P. Morgan’s prior written approval. Copyright © 2022, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. All rights reserved.

Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.

Source for performance: T. Rowe Price. Fund performance is calculated using the official NAV with dividends reinvested, if any. The value of an investment and any income from it can go down as well as up. Investors may get back less than the amount invested. It will be affected by changes in the exchange rate between the base currency of the fund and the subscription currency, if different. Sales charges (up to a maximum of 5% for the A Class), taxes and other locally applied costs have not been deducted and if applicable, they will reduce the performance figures.

Daily performance data is based on the latest available NAV.  

The Funds are sub-funds of the T. Rowe Price Funds SICAV, a Luxembourg investment company with variable capital which is registered with Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier and which qualifies as an undertaking for collective investment in transferable securities (“UCITS”). Full details of the objectives, investment policies and risks are located in the prospectus which is available with the key investor information documents and/or key information document (KID) in English and in an official language of the jurisdictions in which the Funds are registered for public sale, together with the articles of incorporation and the annual and semi-annual reports (together “Fund Documents”). Any decision to invest should be made on the basis of the Fund Documents which are available free of charge from the local representative, local information/paying agent or from authorised distributors. They can also be found along with a summary of investor rights in English at www.troweprice.com. The Management Company reserves the right to terminate marketing arrangements.

Please note that the Fund typically has a risk of high volatility.

Hedged share classes (denoted by 'h') utilise investment techniques to mitigate currency risk between the underlying investment currency(ies) of the fund and the currency of the hedged share class.  The costs of doing so will be borne by the share class and there is no guarantee that such hedging will be effective.

The specific securities identified and described in this website do not represent all of the securities purchased, sold, or recommended for the sub-fund and no assumptions should be made that the securities identified and discussed were or will be profitable.

A full list of the currently issued Share Classes including Distributing, Hedged, and Accumulating Categories may be obtained, free of charge and upon request, from the registered office of the Company.  

 

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