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Financial glossary

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Investment grade

Investment grade is a high consideration of credit quality (low probability of default) assigned by a rating agency. For instance, to be classified as investment grade according to Standard and Poor’s, a bond or an issuer must have a rating greater than BBB-. Investment grade is in contrast to high yield.

Investments in the aforementioned fund are subject to market fluctuation and risks inherent in investing in securities. The value of investments and the revenue they generate can increase or decrease and it is possible that investors will not recover their initial investment. Source: BNP Paribas Asset Management.

UCITS OFFER NO GUARANTEED RETURNS AND PAST PERFORMANCES DO NOT GUARANTEE FUTURE ONES