FÉRIQUE Global Sustainable Development Bond Fund Global Fixed Income Fund code FER068

The FÉRIQUE Global Sustainable Development Bond Fund aims to provide income and, to a lesser extent, long-term capital appreciation. The Fund invests, directly or indirectly (including through investments in ETFs or other mutual funds), in a globally diversified portfolio, composed mainly of fixed income securities of governments and corporations which are used to finance projects or businesses that aim to align with the principles of sustainable development.

Fund manager: Gestion FÉRIQUE
Portfolio manager(s): AlphaFixe Capital, BMO Global Asset Management, Portfolio Sub-Manager: Columbia Management Investment Advisers

Investment Horizon

Growth of a $10,000 investment (Last update 2023-02-28)

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Dated Data 2023-02-28
Inception Return
-5.8 %
YTD Return
0.7 %
price per share ($)
Daily Change
-$0.026 / -0.30 %
MER (current) 0.87 %
Net assets (in millions) $225.8
Standard deviation (3 years) n/a
RRSP eligibility Yes
Load* No Fees
*FERIQUE Funds are available at no additional fees when the transaction is carried out through FERIQUE Investment Services.

Allocation (%)* (Last update 2023-02-28)

Top 10 Holdings (Last update 2023-02-28)

Name Asset Sector Region % of Assets
Caisse d'Amortissement de la Dette Sociale 2.13% due January 26, 2032 Fixed Income Foreign Corporate Bonds United States 4.1
Ontario Province 1.55% due November 01, 2029 Fixed Income Canadian Government Bonds Canada 4.1
KfW 0.75% due September 30, 2030 Fixed Income Foreign Government Bonds Germany 4.0
European Investment Bank 1.63% due May 13, 2031 Fixed Income Foreign Government Bonds Luxembourg 3.8
CPPIB Capital Inc 3.00% due June 15, 2028 Fixed Income Canadian Government Bonds Canada 3.7
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development 1.25% due February 10, 2031 Fixed Income Foreign Government Bonds United States 3.4
South Coast BC Transport Auth 3.05% due June 04, 2025 Fixed Income Canadian Government Bonds Canada 3.2
Hydro-Quebec 2.00% due September 01, 2028 Fixed Income Canadian Government Bonds Canada 3.0
Quebec Province 2.10% due May 27, 2031 Fixed Income Canadian Government Bonds Canada 2.3
Apple Inc 3.00% due June 20, 2027 Fixed Income Foreign Corporate Bonds United States 1.8

returns (Last update 2023-02-28)

Compound Returns (%)    1 Mo 3 Mo 6 Mo YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Fund -1.7 -0.1 -0.2 0.7 -7.1 n/a n/a n/a
Quartile** 3 4 3 3 2 n/a n/a n/a
Annual Returns (%) 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
Fund -10.3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Quartile** 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Source: Fundata, FERIQUE Fund Management.
* Due to rounding, percentages may not add to 100%.
** Commission-based Funds universe.

FÉRIQUE is a registered trademark of Gestion FÉRIQUE and is used under license by its subsidiary, Services d'investissement FÉRIQUE. Gestion FÉRIQUE is an Investment Fund Manager and assumes management duties in relation to the FÉRIQUE Funds. Services d'investissement FÉRIQUE is a Mutual Fund Dealer and a Financial Planning Firm, as well as the Principal distributor of the FÉRIQUE Funds. Please note that for commercial purposes, Services d'investissement FÉRIQUE is also known in English as FÉRIQUE Investment Services.

There may be brokerage fees, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses associated with investment in the Funds. Management expense ratios vary from one year to another. Please read the prospectus before investing. 

The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns which include changes in the value of the units and reinvestment of all distributions and do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or optional charges or income taxes payable by any unitholder that would have reduced returns. Any hypothetical return or growth is used only to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate and is not intended to reflect future values of a Fund or returns of an investment in a Fund. 
Mutual funds are not guaranteed, their values fluctuate frequently and past performance may not be repeated. 

FÉRIQUE Funds pay management fees to Gestion FÉRIQUE allowing it to assume the fees of the portfolio managers, the fees relating to the marketing or distribution of the FÉRIQUE Funds and the administration fees of the manager of the FÉRIQUE Funds. Each of the FÉRIQUE Funds also pays an administration Fee to Gestion FÉRIQUE in exchange for all operating charges, except for specific Fund expenses as defined in the simplified prospectus. No commissions are payable by the unitholders for a subscription in the FÉRIQUE Funds if such subscription is made through Services d'investissement FÉRIQUE; brokerage fees could however be payable should the subscription be made through a broker other than the principal distributor.