NEW YORK, April 1 The Pimco Total Return Fund,
the world's largest bond fund run by Bill Gross, was down 0.572
percent in March, trailing 95 percent of its fund peers,
according to preliminary data by Morningstar.
The Pimco Total Return Exchange-Traded Fund, an
actively managed ETF designed to mimic the strategy of the
flagship mutual fund, was up 0.084 percent in March but posted
outflows of $53.4 million for the month.
That marked the 11th straight month of withdrawals from the
ETF, which has $3.4 billion in assets, according to Morningstar
(Reporting By Jennifer Ablan and Sam Forgione; Editing by Chizu