Investment Objective

Guggenheim Core Fixed Income UCITS Fund (GFI) seeks to provide capital growth and interest income over time by investing globally in debt securities. Debt securities are securities issued by governments/governmental bodies, corporations and special purpose entities which generally pay interest at an agreed rate over a defined period of time.

Investment Management Team

Scott Minerd
Global Chief Investment Officer Managing Partner

Anne Walsh
Senior Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income

Steven Brown
Senior Managing Director and Portfolio Manager

Adam Bloch
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager

Average Annual Returns

as of 29/02/2020

A Class (Accumulating) USD 3.34% 3.96% 8.43% 5.03% 4.77% 5.77% 0.50% 12.15.2011
W Class (Accumulating) USD 3.15% 3.83% 7.62% 4.26% 4.01% 4.57% 1.25% 12.20.2013
W Class (Distributing) USD 3.14% 3.83% 7.62% 3.71% 1.25% 8.25.2017
Z Class (Accumulating) USD 3.26% 3.90% 8.11% 4.73% 4.48% 5.04% 0.80% 12.20.2013
Z Class (Distributing) USD 3.26% 3.90% 8.11% 2.78% 0.80% 8.25.2017
I Class (Accumulating) USD 3.26% 3.90% 8.11% 6.79% 0.80% 10.18.2018
I Class (Distributing) USD 3.26% 3.89% 8.10% 6.79% 0.81% 10.18.2018
Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index 3.69% 3.76% 11.68% 5.01% 3.58% 3.33%2
  3 Month YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year Since Fund Inception Ongoing Charges¹ Fund Inception Date

Class A is closed to new investors. Data as of 29.02.2020.
Index Data Source: FactSet


Performance data quoted represents past performance, which does not guarantee future results. Current performance may be higher or lower than the performance quoted. Performance data quoted does not include the Fund’s maximum 3% subscription or redemption fee. Had it been included, the Fund’s returns would have been lower. Performance shown is net of management fees and operating expenses. All performance shown assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains distributions. The investment return and principal value of an investment in the Fund will fluctuate so that shares, on any given day or when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Returns for periods of less than one year are not annualized.

¹ The ongoing charge figure is based on expenses for the twelve month period ended 12.31.2019. This figure may vary from year to year and excludes portfolio transaction costs. The Fund’s annual report will include detail on the exact charges made.

² Since Inception returns are as of the Fund’s oldest share class.

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Important Information: The Fund is a sub-Fund of Guggenheim Global Investments PLC (“GGI”), an open-ended investment company with variable capital constituted as an umbrella Fund with segregated liability between sub Funds, authorized and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland (“CBI”) as an Undertaking for Collective Investments in Transferable Securities (“UCITS”). Authorization of GGI by the CBI is not an endorsement or guarantee by the CBI nor is the CBI responsible for the contents of any marketing material or the Fund’s prospectus, supplement or applicable Key Investor Information Document (“KIID”). Authorization by the CBI shall not constitute a warranty as to the performance of GGI and the CBI shall not be liable for the performance of GGI. Shares of the Fund are only available for certain non-U.S. persons.

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The Manager of the Fund is Guggenheim Partners Fund Management (Europe) Limited, an Irish based entity registered with the Central Bank of Ireland. The Investment Manager of the Fund is Guggenheim Partners Investment Management LLC, an SEC registered investment advisor.

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Index Definition: The Fund is actively managed, meaning the investment manager will actively select, purchase and sell securities with the aim of meeting the investment objectives of the Fund. The Fund's performance is measured relative to the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index. The Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index represents securities that are SEC-registered, taxable, and dollar denominated. The index covers the U.S. investment grade fixed rate bond market, with index components for government and corporate securities, mortgage pass-through securities, and asset-backed securities. The Index does not define asset allocation of the Fund and depending on market conditions the Fund may deviate significantly from the Index.

Risk Considerations This Fund may not be suitable for all investors. The Fund’s market value will change in response to interest rate changes and market conditions, among other factors. In general, bond prices rise when interest rates fall and vice versa. Read the Fund’s prospectus carefully before investing. It contains the Fund’s investment objectives, risks, charges, expenses, and other information, which should be considered carefully before investing. Please read the prospectus for information on fees, expenses ,and holding periods that may apply to each class.

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