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(LF) Absolute Return Eurobank I

Ranked 25 out of 90 in - Bond Strategies over 12 months
All calculations are in EUR unless stated

Managed by

John Gikas

John Gikas is a director and senior portfolio manager at Eurobank Asset Management where he runs a large range of funds within the money market, fixed income, mixed assets and absolute return schemes using a value investment style across them all. Prior to joining Eurobank John spent three years at SGAM Greece where he was head of fixed income. Originally from Greece, he is certified by the Hellenic Capital Market Commission. He studied business at the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris and away from fund management he enjoys tennis, soccer and photography.

Aris Papageorgakopoulos

Aris Papageorgakopoulos has worked at Eurobank Asset Management since 2004 where he is head of fixed income. He runs the LF Greek Government Bond Fund, a Greek sovereign and corporate bond fund using a benchmark aware macro investment strategy. Prior to joining Eurobank he worked at Intertrust SA for two years. Currently based in Athens, Papageorgakopoulos started his career in 1996 at Interamerican Life Insurance and after three years he moved to Egnatia Securities SA.

John Sapountzis

John Sapountzis is a director at Eurobank Asset Management MFMC where he manages a number of fixed income, absolute return and money market strategies. Prior to joining Eurobank AM in November 2006, Sapountzis held positions in the Fixed Income trading desks of First Business Bank, Emporiki Bank and Piraeus Bank. Sapountzis holds an MSc in International Banking and Financial Services from the University of Reading and a BSc from Bentely University.


The investment objective of the Sub-Fund is to invest its assets mainly in transferable debt securities (incl. fixed and variable interest rate securities) such as government and corporate bonds but also in equities, admitted to an Official Listing or dealt in on Regulated Markets. The Sub-Fund could also use (buy or sell) futures/swaps/options on equity indices and interest rate, bonds and foreign exchange worldwide.

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Bond Strategies over : 28/02/2017 - 28/02/2018
  • Rank 25/90 Total Return
  • Rank 56/90 Standard Deviation
  • Rank 38/90 Max Drawdown
Fund Name Currency Return
23 Invesco Active Multi-Sector Credit C Acc EUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



24 M&G Total Return Credit Inv A EUR Acc EUR


25 (LF) Absolute Return Eurobank I EUR


26 Tungsten SHY Synthetic High Yield UI - AK S EUR


27 Lazard Emerging Markets Total Return Dbt A AccHEUR

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



Fund Name Currency Loss
38 Ellipsis Polarius Credit Fund I EUR EUR


38 Amundi 24 M E (C)

Currency exposure is hedged

Currency exposure is hedged



38 (LF) Absolute Return Eurobank I EUR


Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 1.8% 0.2% 1.1% -0.3% 0.9%
2016 0.8% -2.0% 0.9% 0.3% 1.6%
2015 1.7% 1.3% -1.9% -0.3% 2.6%
2014 1.8% 1.5% 1.0% 1.0% -1.7%
2013 5.3% 1.1% 1.6% 1.3% 1.3%
2012 10.0% 4.7% -0.1% 2.7% 2.4%
2011 -1.2% 2.1% -1.0% -2.2% -0.1%
2010 0.4% -0.3% -3.4% 3.0% 1.1%
2009 4.7% -2.5% 5.0% 2.7% -0.4%
2008 2.7% 0.4% 0.7% 0.0% 1.6%
2007 3.8% 0.9% 1.3% 1.0% 0.6%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Registered For Sale In

  1. Bulgaria
  2. Luxembourg

Fund Info

  • Launch date07/12/2006
  • Share Class size15Mn
  • Base currencyEUR
  • ISIN LU0273967983

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment0
  • Min. regular additional investment0


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