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iShares Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

  YTD 1m 3m 6m 1y 3y 5y 10y Incept.
11.26 5.39 2.70 11.26 2.00 -4.63 - - -0.61
Market Price (%) Market price return represents changes to the midpoint price and accounts for distributions from the fund. The midpoint is the average of the bid-ask prices at 4:00 PM ET (when NAV is normally determined for most funds). 11.78 5.93 3.53 11.78 2.78 -4.94 - - -0.03
Benchmark (%) Index: Barclays Emerging Markets Broad Local Currency Bond Index 11.78 5.46 2.66 11.78 2.71 -2.97 -4.09 - 1.29
After Tax Pre-Liq. (%) Return after taxes on distributions. Assumes fund shares have not been sold. 11.26 5.39 2.70 11.26 2.00 -6.17 - - -3.28
After Tax Post-Liq. (%) Return after taxes on distributions and sale of fund shares. 6.37 3.05 1.53 6.37 1.13 -4.09 - - -1.23

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.

Growth of Hypothetical $10,000 The growth of hypothetical $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.

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Distributions

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Net Assets as of 29-Jul-2016 $495,549,870
Inception Date 18-Oct-2011
Exchange NYSE Arca
Asset Class Fixed Income
Benchmark Index Barclays Emerging Markets Broad Local Currency Bond Index
Index Ticker BMBNTRUU
Shares Outstanding as of 29-Jul-2016 11,000,000
CUSIP 464286517
Options Available Yes

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

This information must be preceded or accompanied by a current prospectus. For standardized performance, please see the Performance section above.

Holdings

Holdings

as of 28-Jul-2016
Issuer Weight (%)
KOREA (REPUBLIC OF) 17.67
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GOVERNMENT) 13.19
MEXICO (UNITED MEXICAN STATES) (GOVERNMENT) 7.13
INDONESIA (REPUBLIC OF) 4.62
PHILIPPINES (REPUBLIC OF) 4.56
Issuer Weight (%)
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 4.54
THAILAND (KINGDOM OF) 4.47
ISRAEL (STATE OF) 4.41
MALAYSIA (FEDERATION OF) 4.40
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 4.27
as of 28-Jul-2016
ISIN Name Sector Country CUSIP Asset Class SEDOL Market Value Weight (%) Price Maturity Coupon (%) Currency Market Currency FX Rate Duration Notional Value YTM (%) Mod. Duration Yield to Call (%) Yield to Worst (%) Par Value
BRSTNCLTN6X3 BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GO Treasuries Brazil - FI BBGB7X5 $17,554,280 3.57 288.71 Jan 1, 2017 0.00 USD BRL 3.28 0.42 17,554,279.83 13.81 0.39 - 13.81 60,803.00
KR1035017295 KOREA (REPUBLIC OF) Treasuries Korea (South) - FI B8NDTF9 $13,923,587 2.83 0.09 Sep 10, 2017 2.75 USD KRW 1,124.45 1.10 13,923,586.87 1.24 1.09 - 1.24 15,242,810,000.00
KR10350172C8 KOREA (REPUBLIC OF) Treasuries Korea (South) - FI B6XJCY3 $8,746,613 1.78 0.12 Dec 10, 2042 3.00 USD KRW 1,124.45 19.39 8,746,612.63 1.46 19.42 - 1.46 7,335,190,000.00
BRSTNCNTF170 BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF Treasuries Brazil - FI BJ0X0K1 $7,842,948 1.59 276.38 Jan 1, 2025 10.00 USD BRL 3.28 5.46 7,842,947.50 11.87 5.44 - 11.87 28,150.00
CZ0001001945 CZECH REPUBLIC Treasuries Czech Republic - FI B243Y73 $7,736,707 1.57 5.27 Sep 12, 2022 4.70 USD CZK 24.40 5.38 7,736,706.84 0.03 5.38 - 0.03 142,270,000.00
KR1035037T34 KOREA (REPUBLIC OF) Treasuries Korea (South) - FI B1VV2B3 $7,356,847 1.49 0.12 Mar 10, 2027 5.25 USD KRW 1,124.45 8.49 7,356,847.06 1.37 8.50 - 1.37 5,900,000,000.00
BRSTNCLTN764 BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GO Treasuries Brazil - FI BVCXGN8 $7,286,763 1.48 230.91 Jan 1, 2019 0.00 USD BRL 3.28 2.30 7,286,763.16 12.39 2.16 - 12.39 31,557.00
MX0MGO0000D8 MEXICO (UNITED MEXICAN STATES) Treasuries Mexico - FI B1QGYR3 $7,224,604 1.47 5.90 Jun 3, 2027 7.50 USD MXN 18.90 7.45 7,224,603.71 6.05 7.59 - 6.05 1,214,770.00
BRSTNCNTF0N5 BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GO Treasuries Brazil - FI B62L3V4 $7,001,229 1.42 285.58 Jan 1, 2021 10.00 USD BRL 3.28 3.45 7,001,229.28 12.05 3.45 - 12.05 24,326.00
RU000A0JTJL3 RUSSIAN FEDERATION Treasuries Russian Federation - FI B8X9HQ4 $6,948,157 1.41 1.39 Jan 25, 2023 7.00 USD RUB 66.68 4.89 6,948,157.16 8.69 4.88 - 8.69 482,528,000.00
Name Asset Class Weight (%) Price Market Value Notional Value Sector SEDOL ISIN Coupon (%) Maturity Country Currency Market Currency YTM (%) Yield to Call (%) Yield to Worst (%) Duration Mod. Duration FX Rate Par Value
Holdings are subject to change.

As of June 9, 2016 the Fund is fair valuing Nigerian Naira spot and forward currency rates referencing the 3-month non-deliverable forward rate. The valuation methodology may change in the future.

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of 28-Jul-2016

% of Market Value

Geographic exposure relates principally to the domicile of the issuers of the securities held in the product, added together and then expressed as a percentage of the product’s total holdings. However, in some instances it can reflect the country where the issuer of the securities carries out much of their business.
as of 28-Jul-2016

% of Market Value

as of 28-Jul-2016

% of Market Value

The maturity breakdown above is based on Weighted Average Life (WAL). WAL is the average length of time to the repayment of principal for the securities in the fund. This metric considers the likelihood that bonds will be called or prepaid before the scheduled maturity date.

as of 28-Jul-2016

% of Market Value

Credit quality ratings on underlying securities of the fund are received from S&P, Moody’s and Fitch and converted to the equivalent S&P major rating category. This breakdown is provided by BlackRock and takes the median rating of the three agencies when all three agencies rate a security the lower of the two ratings if only two agencies rate a security and one rating if that is all that is provided. Unrated securities do not necessarily indicate low quality. Below investment-grade is represented by a rating of BB and below. Ratings and portfolio credit quality may change over time.
Allocations are subject to change.

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