Awards & Recognition

Important Risk Disclosure for PAIF

  • ABF Pan Asia Bond Index Fund ("PAIF") is an exchange traded bond fund which seeks to provide investment returns that corresponds closely to the total return of the Markit iBoxx ABF Pan-Asia Index ("Index"), before fees and expenses, and its return may deviate from that of the Index.
  • PAIF primarily invests in local currency government and quasi-government bonds in eight Asian markets, comprising of China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
  • Investment involves risks, including risks of exposure to bonds in both developed and emerging Asia markets. Investors may lose part or all of their investments.
  • PAIF is not "actively managed" and will not try to "beat" the market it tracks.
  • The Executives' Meeting of East Asia and Pacific Central Banks group (the "EMEAP") member central banks and monetary authorities are like any other investors in PAIF and each of them may dispose of their respective interest in the Units they hold. There are no guarantees that the EMEAP member central banks and monetary authorities will continue to be investors in PAIF.
  • The trading price of PAIF may differ from the underlying net asset value per share.
  • PAIF may not be suitable for all investors. Investors should not invest based on this marketing material only. Investors should read the PAIF's prospectus, including the risk factors, take into consideration of the product features, their own investment objectives, risk tolerance level etc and seek independent financial and professional advices as appropriate prior to making any investment.

The following tables show the numerous awards that PAIF received in the past three years:

2016
Award Category
Bloomberg Businessweek (Chinese Edition) Top Fund Awards 2016 Best Performer, ETF (NAV Total Return), Bond – Global category
Bloomberg Businessweek (Chinese Edition) Top Fund Awards 2016 Outstanding Performer, ETF (NAV Tracking Error), Bond – Global category
Morningstar Awards 2016 Hong Kong Best Asia Bond Fund
Morningstar Awards 2016 Singapore Best Asia Bond Fund

2015
Award Category
Bloomberg Businessweek (Chinese Edition) Top Fund Awards 2015 Best Performer, Asia Bond ETF category
Asia Asset Management/ETFI Asia ETF and Indexing Awards 2015 Best Fixed Income ETF

2014
Award Category
Bloomberg Businessweek (Chinese Edition) Top Fund Awards 2014 Best in Class, Asia Bond ETF category
BENCHMARK Fund of the Year Awards 2014 Best in Class, Asia Fixed Income ETF category