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PERFORMANCE



The Hypothetical Growth of $10,000 chart reflects a hypothetical $10,000 investment and assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Fund expenses, including management fees and other expenses were deducted.



The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted, and numbers may reflect small variances due to rounding. Standardized performance and performance data current to the most recent month end may be obtained by clicking the "Returns" tab above.
as of
  1y 3y 5y 10y Incept.
7.92 5.90 6.68 5.45 6.04
Market Price (%)   7.91 5.67 6.48 5.41 6.03
Benchmark (%)   7.99 6.00 6.82 5.74 6.29
After Tax Pre-Liq. (%)   6.25 4.33 5.01 3.67 4.24
After Tax Post-Liq. (%)   4.45 3.88 4.51 3.51 4.01
as of
  YTD 1m 3m 6m 1y 3y 5y 10y Incept.
6.32 -1.80 -0.10 2.85 7.92 18.78 38.19 70.08 104.46
Market Price (%)   5.93 -1.72 -0.09 2.82 7.91 17.98 36.91 69.39 104.11
Benchmark (%)   6.38 -1.78 -0.07 2.88 7.99 19.12 39.07 74.68 110.32
After Tax Pre-Liq. (%)   5.27 -1.92 -0.46 2.09 6.25 13.55 27.69 43.37 66.01
After Tax Post-Liq. (%)   3.57 -1.02 -0.05 1.61 4.45 12.10 24.69 41.19 61.48
as of
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Total Return (%)   12.11 9.13 8.89 11.68 -2.49
Market Price (%)   8.62 9.27 9.68 10.64 -2.03
Benchmark (%)   12.79 9.37 9.15 11.85 -2.40

Past performance is not a guide to future performance and should not be the sole factor of consideration when selecting a product. The price of the investments may go up or down and the investor may not get back the amount invested.

Source: BlackRock.  Performance data is displayed on a Net Asset Value basis, net of fees. Brokerage or transaction fees will apply.

Ex-Date Payable Date Record Date Total Distribution   Income ST Cap Gains LT Cap Gains Return on Capital
Oct 1, 2014 Oct 7, 2014 Oct 3, 2014 $0.334887 - - - -
Sep 2, 2014 Sep 8, 2014 Sep 4, 2014 $0.338006 - - - -
Aug 1, 2014 Aug 7, 2014 Aug 5, 2014 $0.339098 - - - -
Jul 1, 2014 Jul 8, 2014 Jul 3, 2014 $0.330090 - - - -
Jun 2, 2014 Jun 6, 2014 Jun 4, 2014 $0.337552 - - - -
May 1, 2014 May 7, 2014 May 5, 2014 $0.343810 - - - -
Apr 1, 2014 Apr 7, 2014 Apr 3, 2014 $0.339720 - - - -
Mar 3, 2014 Mar 7, 2014 Mar 5, 2014 $0.345666 - - - -
Feb 3, 2014 Feb 7, 2014 Feb 5, 2014 $0.347888 - - - -
Dec 26, 2013 Jan 2, 2014 Dec 30, 2013 $0.347689 $0.347689 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 2, 2013 Dec 6, 2013 Dec 4, 2013 $0.367696 $0.367696 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2013 Nov 7, 2013 Nov 5, 2013 $0.379992 $0.379992 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2013 Oct 7, 2013 Oct 3, 2013 $0.365588 $0.365588 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 3, 2013 Sep 9, 2013 Sep 5, 2013 $0.365859 $0.365859 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2013 Aug 7, 2013 Aug 5, 2013 $0.349839 $0.349839 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2013 Jul 8, 2013 Jul 3, 2013 $0.363339 $0.363339 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 3, 2013 Jun 7, 2013 Jun 5, 2013 $0.361012 $0.361012 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 1, 2013 May 7, 2013 May 3, 2013 $0.362131 $0.362131 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2013 Apr 5, 2013 Apr 3, 2013 $0.368186 $0.368186 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2013 Mar 7, 2013 Mar 5, 2013 $0.374228 $0.374228 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2013 Feb 7, 2013 Feb 5, 2013 $0.370505 $0.370505 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 26, 2012 Jan 2, 2013 Dec 28, 2012 $0.362035 $0.362035 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 3, 2012 Dec 7, 2012 Dec 5, 2012 $0.375486 $0.366094 $0.000000 $0.009392 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2012 Nov 7, 2012 Nov 5, 2012 $0.378397 $0.378397 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2012 Oct 5, 2012 Oct 3, 2012 $0.383809 $0.383809 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 4, 2012 Sep 10, 2012 Sep 6, 2012 $0.384683 $0.384683 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2012 Aug 7, 2012 Aug 3, 2012 $0.384770 $0.384770 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 2, 2012 Jul 9, 2012 Jul 5, 2012 $0.392480 $0.392480 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2012 Jun 7, 2012 Jun 5, 2012 $0.395598 $0.395598 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 1, 2012 May 7, 2012 May 3, 2012 $0.389127 $0.389127 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 2, 2012 Apr 9, 2012 Apr 4, 2012 $0.397442 $0.397442 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2012 Mar 7, 2012 Mar 5, 2012 $0.402990 $0.402990 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2012 Feb 7, 2012 Feb 3, 2012 $0.391439 $0.391439 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 27, 2011 Jan 4, 2012 Dec 29, 2011 $0.387644 $0.387644 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2011 Dec 7, 2011 Dec 5, 2011 $0.385827 $0.385827 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2011 Nov 7, 2011 Nov 3, 2011 $0.402212 $0.402212 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 3, 2011 Oct 7, 2011 Oct 5, 2011 $0.417813 $0.417813 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 1, 2011 Sep 8, 2011 Sep 6, 2011 $0.412792 $0.412792 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2011 Aug 5, 2011 Aug 3, 2011 $0.420796 $0.420796 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2011 Jul 8, 2011 Jul 6, 2011 $0.426400 $0.426400 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2011 Jun 7, 2011 Jun 3, 2011 $0.425248 $0.425248 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 2, 2011 May 6, 2011 May 4, 2011 $0.427385 $0.427385 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2011 Apr 7, 2011 Apr 5, 2011 $0.428731 $0.428731 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2011 Mar 7, 2011 Mar 3, 2011 $0.432299 $0.432299 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2011 Feb 7, 2011 Feb 3, 2011 $0.427083 $0.427083 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 28, 2010 Jan 4, 2011 Dec 30, 2010 $0.427685 $0.427685 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2010 Dec 7, 2010 Dec 3, 2010 $0.426206 $0.426206 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2010 Nov 5, 2010 Nov 3, 2010 $0.431859 $0.431859 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2010 Oct 7, 2010 Oct 5, 2010 $0.433672 $0.433672 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 1, 2010 Sep 8, 2010 Sep 3, 2010 $0.424412 $0.424412 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 2, 2010 Aug 6, 2010 Aug 4, 2010 $0.437440 $0.437440 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2010 Jul 8, 2010 Jul 6, 2010 $0.440028 $0.440028 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2010 Jun 7, 2010 Jun 3, 2010 $0.443325 $0.443325 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 3, 2010 May 7, 2010 May 5, 2010 $0.451560 $0.451560 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2010 Apr 8, 2010 Apr 6, 2010 $0.468690 $0.468690 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2010 Mar 5, 2010 Mar 3, 2010 $0.444590 $0.444590 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2010 Feb 5, 2010 Feb 3, 2010 $0.451966 $0.451966 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 29, 2009 Jan 5, 2010 Dec 31, 2009 $0.435239 $0.435239 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2009 Dec 7, 2009 Dec 3, 2009 $0.456400 $0.456400 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 2, 2009 Nov 6, 2009 Nov 4, 2009 $0.483707 $0.483707 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2009 Oct 7, 2009 Oct 5, 2009 $0.471656 $0.471656 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 1, 2009 Sep 8, 2009 Sep 3, 2009 $0.494204 $0.494204 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 3, 2009 Aug 7, 2009 Aug 5, 2009 $0.491550 $0.491550 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2009 Jul 8, 2009 Jul 6, 2009 $0.444660 $0.444660 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2009 Jun 5, 2009 Jun 3, 2009 $0.488300 $0.488300 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 1, 2009 May 7, 2009 May 5, 2009 $0.467500 $0.467500 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2009 Apr 7, 2009 Apr 3, 2009 $0.518715 $0.518715 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 2, 2009 Mar 6, 2009 Mar 4, 2009 $0.482322 $0.482322 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 2, 2009 Feb 6, 2009 Feb 4, 2009 $0.490806 $0.490806 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 29, 2008 Jan 2, 2009 Dec 31, 2008 $0.421502 $0.421502 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2008 Dec 5, 2008 Dec 3, 2008 $0.451500 $0.451500 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 3, 2008 Nov 7, 2008 Nov 5, 2008 $0.435000 $0.435000 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2008 Oct 7, 2008 Oct 3, 2008 $0.405000 $0.405000 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 2, 2008 Sep 8, 2008 Sep 4, 2008 $0.456533 $0.456533 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2008 Aug 7, 2008 Aug 5, 2008 $0.466146 $0.466146 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2008 Jul 8, 2008 Jul 3, 2008 $0.434211 $0.434211 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 2, 2008 Jun 6, 2008 Jun 4, 2008 $0.473178 $0.473178 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 1, 2008 May 7, 2008 May 5, 2008 $0.462645 $0.462645 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2008 Apr 7, 2008 Apr 3, 2008 $0.512628 $0.512628 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 3, 2008 Mar 7, 2008 Mar 5, 2008 $0.448278 $0.448278 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2008 Feb 7, 2008 Feb 5, 2008 $0.493640 $0.493640 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 27, 2007 Jan 3, 2008 Dec 31, 2007 $0.465038 $0.465038 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 3, 2007 Dec 7, 2007 Dec 5, 2007 $0.456887 $0.456887 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2007 Nov 7, 2007 Nov 5, 2007 $0.475743 $0.475743 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2007 Oct 5, 2007 Oct 3, 2007 $0.482889 $0.482889 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 4, 2007 Sep 10, 2007 Sep 6, 2007 $0.487622 $0.487622 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2007 Aug 7, 2007 Aug 3, 2007 $0.491974 $0.491974 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 2, 2007 Jul 9, 2007 Jul 5, 2007 $0.471792 $0.471792 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2007 Jun 7, 2007 Jun 5, 2007 $0.496493 $0.496493 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 1, 2007 May 7, 2007 May 3, 2007 $0.480138 $0.480138 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 2, 2007 Apr 9, 2007 Apr 4, 2007 $0.492145 $0.492145 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2007 Mar 7, 2007 Mar 5, 2007 $0.450902 $0.450902 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2007 Feb 7, 2007 Feb 5, 2007 $0.457487 $0.457487 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 27, 2006 Jan 5, 2007 Dec 29, 2006 $0.427158 $0.427158 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2006 Dec 7, 2006 Dec 5, 2006 $0.447278 $0.447278 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2006 Nov 7, 2006 Nov 3, 2006 $0.463215 $0.463215 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 2, 2006 Oct 6, 2006 Oct 4, 2006 $0.474547 $0.474547 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 1, 2006 Sep 8, 2006 Sep 6, 2006 $0.474493 $0.474493 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2006 Aug 7, 2006 Aug 3, 2006 $0.455772 $0.455772 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 3, 2006 Jul 10, 2006 Jul 6, 2006 $0.452948 $0.452948 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2006 Jun 7, 2006 Jun 5, 2006 $0.430755 $0.430755 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 1, 2006 May 5, 2006 May 3, 2006 $0.462444 $0.462444 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 3, 2006 Apr 7, 2006 Apr 5, 2006 $0.437696 $0.437696 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2006 Mar 7, 2006 Mar 3, 2006 $0.436893 $0.436893 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2006 Feb 7, 2006 Feb 3, 2006 $0.408989 $0.408989 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 28, 2005 Jan 6, 2006 Dec 30, 2005 $0.400670 $0.400670 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2005 Dec 7, 2005 Dec 5, 2005 $0.392560 $0.392560 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2005 Nov 7, 2005 Nov 3, 2005 $0.412410 $0.412410 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 3, 2005 Oct 7, 2005 Oct 5, 2005 $0.435600 $0.435571 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 1, 2005 Sep 8, 2005 Sep 6, 2005 $0.455000 $0.454974 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2005 Aug 5, 2005 Aug 3, 2005 $0.448000 $0.448026 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2005 Jul 8, 2005 Jul 6, 2005 $0.426700 $0.426713 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2005 Jun 7, 2005 Jun 3, 2005 $0.430900 $0.430854 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 2, 2005 May 6, 2005 May 4, 2005 $0.428200 $0.428197 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2005 Apr 7, 2005 Apr 5, 2005 $0.440200 $0.440247 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2005 Mar 7, 2005 Mar 3, 2005 $0.428900 $0.428937 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 1, 2005 Feb 7, 2005 Feb 3, 2005 $0.427300 $0.427315 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 31, 2004 Jan 6, 2005 Jan 4, 2005 $0.432400 $0.432416 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2004 Dec 7, 2004 Dec 3, 2004 $0.423600 $0.423583 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2004 Nov 5, 2004 Nov 3, 2004 $0.431300 $0.431308 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2004 Oct 7, 2004 Oct 5, 2004 $0.426500 $0.426502 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 1, 2004 Sep 8, 2004 Sep 3, 2004 $0.436500 $0.436542 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 2, 2004 Aug 6, 2004 Aug 4, 2004 $0.433100 $0.433148 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2004 Jul 8, 2004 Jul 6, 2004 $0.436400 $0.436408 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 1, 2004 Jun 7, 2004 Jun 3, 2004 $0.436200 $0.436242 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 3, 2004 May 7, 2004 May 5, 2004 $0.431700 $0.431671 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2004 Apr 7, 2004 Apr 5, 2004 $0.431300 $0.431288 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 1, 2004 Mar 5, 2004 Mar 3, 2004 $0.434800 $0.434832 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 2, 2004 Feb 6, 2004 Feb 4, 2004 $0.440100 $0.440092 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 31, 2003 Jan 12, 2004 Jan 5, 2004 $0.454600 $0.454559 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 1, 2003 Dec 10, 2003 Dec 3, 2003 $0.441900 $0.441940 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 3, 2003 Nov 12, 2003 Nov 5, 2003 $0.427200 $0.427166 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2003 Oct 10, 2003 Oct 3, 2003 $0.456800 $0.456834 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 2, 2003 Sep 11, 2003 Sep 4, 2003 $0.488400 $0.488415 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Aug 1, 2003 Aug 12, 2003 Aug 5, 2003 $0.464300 $0.464306 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jul 1, 2003 Jul 11, 2003 Jul 3, 2003 $0.422600 $0.422556 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Jun 2, 2003 Jun 11, 2003 Jun 4, 2003 $0.468600 $0.468580 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
May 1, 2003 May 12, 2003 May 5, 2003 $0.501100 $0.501110 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Apr 1, 2003 Apr 10, 2003 Apr 3, 2003 $0.481500 $0.481542 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Mar 3, 2003 Mar 12, 2003 Mar 5, 2003 $0.423000 $0.423040 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Feb 3, 2003 Feb 12, 2003 Feb 5, 2003 $0.455300 $0.455250 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 31, 2002 Jan 10, 2003 Jan 3, 2003 $0.509100 $0.509059 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Dec 2, 2002 Dec 11, 2002 Dec 4, 2002 $0.455400 $0.455357 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Nov 1, 2002 Nov 12, 2002 Nov 5, 2002 $0.517300 $0.517340 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Oct 1, 2002 Oct 10, 2002 Oct 3, 2002 $0.447000 $0.446974 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000
Sep 3, 2002 Sep 12, 2002 Sep 5, 2002 $0.549300 $0.549329 $0.000000 $0.000000 $0.000000

Past distributions are not indicative of future distributions.



The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted, and numbers may reflect small variances due to rounding. Standardized performance and performance data current to the most recent month end may be obtained by clicking the "Returns" tab above.
Greatest Premium  

Sep 3, 2014

0.38%
Greatest Discount  

Sep 17, 2014

-0.29%
Days ± 0.5% of NAV 64
Percent ± 0.5% of NAV 100.00%
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Number of Days At:

Premium   55
NAV   2
Discount   7

Premium/Discount Range

# of Days

≥ 0.0 up to 0.5

57

≥ -0.5 up to 0.0

7

Chart Description  

Why is there a difference between NAV and Closing Price?  

Possible Timing Discrepancies  

Holdings

as of 30-Oct-2014

Issuer Weight (%)

as of 30-Oct-2014

Holding ISIN SEDOL Weight (%) Market Value Coupon (%) Maturity Duration Price YTM (%) Yield to Call (%) Yield to Worst (%) Barcap Rating Notional Value
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BLK CSH FND TREASURY SL AGENCY

-

US0669224778 - 1.19 $212,934,832 0.16 - 0.00 1.00 0.16 - 0.16 - -
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VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC

Telecommunications

US92343VBT08 BDV0L62 0.77 $138,690,928 6.55 Sep 15, 2043 14.09 126.16 4.86 - 4.86 - -
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VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC

Telecommunications

US92343VBR42 BDV0KV0 0.50 $88,945,900 5.15 Sep 15, 2023 7.18 111.22 3.66 - 3.66 - -
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GENERAL ELECTRIC CAPITAL CORP

Financials

US36962G3P70 B2NJ7Z1 0.35 $62,977,293 5.88 Jan 14, 2038 13.29 123.69 4.26 - 4.26 - -
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GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC

Financials

US38141GFD16 B283338 0.34 $61,425,366 6.75 Oct 1, 2037 12.44 122.71 5.06 - 5.06 - -
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GENERAL ELECTRIC CAPITAL CORP

Financials

US36962GXZ26 2859233 0.31 $56,314,164 6.75 Mar 15, 2032 11.04 133.58 4.04 - 4.04 - -
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MERRILL LYNCH & CO INC

Financials

US59018YN641 B2R46W2 0.30 $53,660,707 6.88 Apr 25, 2018 3.16 115.79 2.15 - 2.15 - -
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DEUTSCHE TELEKOM INTERNATIONAL FIN

Telecommunications

US25156PAC77 4081788 0.30 $53,309,460 8.75 Jun 15, 2030 9.48 145.48 4.63 - 4.63 - -
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GENERAL ELECTRIC CAPITAL CORP

Financials

US36962G4B75 B3KV7W4 0.28 $50,554,859 6.88 Jan 10, 2039 13.04 136.51 4.41 - 4.41 - -
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AT&T INC

Telecommunications

US04650NAB01 B4WPQV3 0.28 $50,554,802 5.35 Sep 1, 2040 13.96 107.59 4.83 - 4.83 - -
Name ISIN SEDOL Sector Weight (%) Market Value Coupon (%) Maturity Duration Price YTM (%) Yield to Call (%) Yield to Worst (%) Barcap Rating Notional Value
Holdings are subject to change.

Exposure Breakdowns

as of 30-Oct-2014

% of Market Value

Financials

34.23%

Oil & Gas

11.40%

Consumer Services

10.87%

Health Care

8.55%

Telecommunications

7.73%

Consumer Goods

7.55%

Technology

6.60%

Basic Materials

4.93%

Industrials

4.08%

Other/Undefined

2.36%

Utilities

1.47%

Financial Institutions

0.19%

Industrial

0.04%

as of 30-Oct-2014

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  • 30
  • 23
  • 15
  • 08
  • 0

27.86

37.99

1.15

4.17

10.63

15.89

  • 1 - 5 Years

  • 5 - 10 Years

  • 10 - 15 Years

  • 15 - 20 Years

  • 20 - 25 Years

  • 25+ Years

as of 30-Oct-2014

% of Market Value

AAA/Aaa

0.86%

0.86%

AA+/Aa1

3.94%

3.33%

AA/Aa2

6.03%

4.44%

AA-/Aa3

6.64%

4.91%

A+/A1

7.67%

11.52%

A/A2

17.99%

13.51%

A-/A3

21.89%

14.85%

BBB+/Baa1

12.63%

16.11%

BBB/Baa2

12.40%

18.68%

BBB-/Baa3

4.82%

6.71%

BB+/Ba1

0.11%

0.19%

BB/Ba2

0.10%

-

BB-/Ba3

-

-

B+/B1

-

-

B/B2

-

-

B-/B3

-

-

CCC+/Caa1

-

-

CCC/Caa2

-

-

CCC-/Caa3

-

-

CC/Ca

-

-

C

-

-

CI

-

-

R

-

-

SD

-

-

D

-

-

NR

0.54%

1.23%

Other

4.39%

3.66%

Cash

-

-

Govt/Cash

-

-

  • S&P

  • Moody's

Ratings are measured on a scale that generally ranges from AAA (S&P highest) or Aaa (Moody's highest) to D (S&P lowest) or C (Moody's lowest). "R" applies to securities where the issuing company is under regulatory supervision due to its financial situation. "SD" applies to securities where the issuing company has selectively defaulted on some obligations. “NR” applies to securities that are not rated. "Other" includes dividends booked but not yet received and, if applicable, short-term fixed income securities.
Allocations are subject to change.
How to buy iShares ETFs

KEY FACTS

Net Assets

as of 30-Oct-2014

$17,924,938,781
Inception Date Jul 22, 2002
Exchange NYSE Arca
Asset Class Fixed Income
Benchmark Index Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade Index
Index Ticker IBOXIG

Fund Credit Rating - S&P   BBB+f

Shares Outstanding 150,400,000
Number of Holdings

as of 30-Oct-2014

1,239
CUSIP 464287242
Closing Price  

as of 30-Oct-2014

119.36
20 Day Avg. Volume   659,570
Premium/Discount  

as of 30-Oct-2014

0.12%
Options Available Yes

FEES

Expense Ratio  

0.15%

For more information on S&P fund credit ratings, please click here.

NAIC Designated (Schedule D Eligible)

PORTFOLIO CHARACTERISTICS

Equity Beta  

as of 30-Sep-2014

0.14
Standard Deviation (3y)  

as of 30-Sep-2014

5.59%

12m Trailing Yield  

as of 30-Oct-2014

3.48%
Distribution Yield  

as of 30-Oct-2014

3.44%
30 Day SEC Yield  

as of 30-Oct-2014

3.05%

Weighted Avg Coupon  

as of 30-Oct-2014

4.46%
Weighted Average Life  

as of 30-Oct-2014

11.78 yrs
Effective Duration  

as of 30-Oct-2014

7.80 yrs
Weighted Avg YTM  

as of 30-Oct-2014

3.24%
Option Adjusted Spread  

as of 30-Oct-2014

118 bps

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Fixed income risks include interest-rate and credit risk. Typically, when interest rates rise, there is a corresponding decline in bond values. Credit risk refers to the possibility that the bond issuer will not be able to make principal and interest payments.

Shares of ETFs are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns. Market returns are based upon the midpoint of the bid/ask spread at 4:00 p.m. eastern time (when NAV is normally determined for most ETFs), and do not represent the returns you would receive if you traded shares at other times.

Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results.

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