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Fixed Income

iShares Global Government Bond Index Fund (LU)

Overview

Important Information: Capital at Risk. All financial investments involve an element of risk. Therefore, the value of your investment and the income from it will vary and your initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.

Please note the Fund-specific risks under the relevant section in Disclaimer.

All currency hedged share classes of this fund use derivatives to hedge currency risk. The use of derivatives for a share class could pose a potential risk of contagion (also known as spill-over) to other share classes in the fund. The fund’s management company will ensure appropriate procedures are in place to minimise contagion risk to other share class. Using the drop down box directly below the name of the fund, you can view a list of all share classes in the fund – currency hedged share classes are indicated by the word “Hedged” in the name of the share class. In addition, a full list of all currency hedged share classes is available on request from the fund’s management company

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund. - - - - -
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Global Bond -1.01 -5.39 1.15 8.37 -3.47

The figures shown relate to past performance. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of current or future results and should not be the sole factor of consideration when selecting a product or strategy.

Share Class and Benchmark performance displayed in USD, hedged Share Class Benchmark performance is displayed in USD.

Performance is shown on a Net Asset Value (NAV) basis, with gross income reinvested where applicable. The return of your investment may increase or decrease as a result of currency fluctuations if your investment is made in a currency other than that used in the past performance calculation. Source: Blackrock

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Reinvestments

This product does not have any distributions data as of now.

Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of 06/Dec/2019 USD 453.43
Base Currency USD
Fund Launch Date 23/Oct/2012
Share Class launch date 02/May/2018
Asset Class Fixed Income
Morningstar Category Global Bond
Benchmark Index FTSE World Government Bond Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU1811364139
Bloomberg Ticker BGIGD2U
Initial Charge 5.00
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL BFNBHT2
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker -
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 100,000.00
Minimum Subsequent Investment USD 1,000.00
Use of Income Accumulating

Risk Indicator

Risk Indicator

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Ratings

Holdings

Holdings

as of 29/Nov/2019
Name Weight (%)
TREASURY NOTE 2 11/30/2022 0.56
TREASURY NOTE 2.75 08/15/2021 0.48
TREASURY NOTE 2 05/31/2024 0.46
TREASURY NOTE 2.25 04/15/2022 0.46
TREASURY NOTE 1.875 07/31/2022 0.46
Name Weight (%)
TREASURY NOTE 1.75 06/30/2022 0.44
TREASURY NOTE 2 02/15/2025 0.44
TREASURY NOTE 1.375 01/31/2021 0.44
TREASURY NOTE 2.875 11/15/2021 0.42
TREASURY NOTE 2.625 02/15/2029 0.41
Holdings subject to change

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of 29/Nov/2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of 29/Nov/2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of 29/Nov/2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Allocations subject to change.
as of 29/Nov/2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of 29/Nov/2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of 29/Nov/2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Negative weightings may result from specific circumstances (including timing differences between trade and settle dates of securities purchased by the funds) and/or the use of certain financial instruments, including derivatives, which may be used to gain or reduce market exposure and/or risk management. Allocations are subject to change.

Pricing & Exchange

Investor Class Currency Distribution Frequency NAV NAV Amount Change NAV % Change 52wk High 52wk Low Bid Price ISIN Offer Price TIS
Class D2 USD - 104.42 -0.38 -0.36 106.95 97.82 - LU1811364139 - -
Class D2 EUR None 124.13 -0.36 -0.29 128.25 113.13 - LU0875157884 - -
Class A2 USD None 100.56 -0.36 -0.36 103.09 93.91 - LU0836513852 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Francis Rayner
Francis Rayner
PortSols RATES LON GFI-EU Group
PortSols RATES LON GFI-EU Group

Literature

Literature