(Bloomberg) -- Bill Gross is wrapping up his best quarter since taking over the Janus Global Unconstrained Bond Fund.

The fund has returned almost 2% this year and ranks in the top 11% of his Morningstar peers. While three months is a brief record for mutual fund managers, Gross said his performance bodes well in the trading arena he dominated for decades at Pacific Investment Management Co., prior to his September 2014 ouster.

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