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Holdings

Issuer Weight (%)

as of 11-Feb-2016

Name ISIN Weight (%) Sector CUSIP Country SEDOL Asset Class Market Value Price Maturity Coupon (%) Currency Market Currency FX Rate Duration Notional Value YTM (%) Mod. Duration Yield to Call (%) Yield to Worst (%) Par Value
EUR CASH - 0.62 Cash and/or Derivatives - European Union - CA $502,800 113.44 Feb 12, 2016 0.00 USD EUR 0.88 0.00 502,799.53 -0.24 0.00 - -0.24 443,249.00
BLK CSH FND TREASURY SL AGENCY US0669224778 0.61 Cash and/or Derivatives 066922477 United States - MM $496,244 1.00 - 0.43 USD USD 1.00 0.00 496,244.28 0.00 0.00 - 0.00 496,244.00
NUMERICABLE GROUP SA 144A US67054LAB36 0.48 Communications 67054LAB3 France BLWP4K7 FI $389,733 94.50 May 15, 2022 6.00 USD USD 1.00 4.79 389,733.33 7.10 4.94 - 7.10 400,000.00
REYNOLDS GROUP ISSUER LLC US761735AP42 0.43 Capital Goods 761735AP4 United States B92ZDK6 FI $350,360 98.25 Oct 15, 2020 5.75 USD USD 1.00 3.55 350,359.72 6.18 3.96 - 6.18 350,000.00
FIAT FINANCE AND TRADE LTD MTN RegS XS0906420574 0.38 Consumer Cyclical - Italy B929DM0 FI $313,626 118.61 Mar 15, 2018 6.63 USD EUR 0.88 1.92 313,626.01 4.29 1.83 - 4.29 250,000.00
COMMERZBANK AG MTN DE000CB83CF0 0.33 Banking - Germany B6477J6 FI $270,439 127.25 Mar 16, 2021 7.75 USD EUR 0.88 4.19 270,438.99 4.98 3.98 - 4.98 200,000.00
HCA INC US404119BR91 0.33 Consumer Non-Cyclical 404119BR9 United States BVD8LL5 FI $270,059 98.05 Feb 1, 2025 5.38 USD USD 1.00 7.13 270,059.31 5.65 7.01 - 5.65 275,000.00
VRX ESCROW CORP 144A US91831AAC53 0.32 Consumer Non-Cyclical 91831AAC5 United States BWD21S1 FI $265,421 86.50 Apr 15, 2025 6.13 USD USD 1.00 6.57 265,420.83 8.25 6.55 - 8.25 300,000.00
FIRST DATA CORPORATION 144A US319963BP82 0.32 Technology 319963BP8 United States BYV2S75 FI $262,938 94.00 Dec 1, 2023 7.00 USD USD 1.00 5.51 262,938.19 8.05 5.75 - 8.05 275,000.00
WIND ACQUISITION FINANCE SA RegS XS1082636876 0.32 Communications - Italy BNK0839 FI $262,192 104.55 Jul 15, 2020 4.00 USD EUR 0.88 4.03 262,192.41 6.04 3.95 - 6.04 250,000.00
Name Weight (%) ISIN SEDOL Asset Class Sector Country Market Value Price Coupon (%) Asset Class Maturity Duration Currency Market Currency FX Rate Notional Value Mod. Duration YTM (%) Yield to Call (%) Yield to Worst (%) Par Value
Holdings are subject to change.

Exposure Breakdowns

as of 11-Feb-2016
  United States 61.58%
  Italy 7.1%
  United Kingdom 6.23%
  Germany 4.93%
  France 4.06%
  Luxembourg 4.02%
  Canada 3.26%
  Netherlands 1.68%
  Spain 1.65%
  Cash and/or Derivatives 1.63%
  Other 3.87%
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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 11-Feb-2016

% of Market Value

Communications

23.67%

Consumer Cyclical

13.69%

Consumer Non-Cyclical

13.46%

Capital Goods

9.24%

Banking

7.22%

Energy

6.46%

Basic Industry

5.62%

Technology

5.26%

Finance Companies

4.37%

Electric

3.41%

Transportation

1.83%

Cash and/or Derivatives

1.63%

Industrial Other

1.04%

Financial Other

0.90%

Owned No Guarantee

0.80%

Insurance

0.67%

Reits

0.47%

Whole Business

0.16%

Brokerage/Asset Managers/Exchanges

0.12%

as of 11-Feb-2016

  • 30
  • 24
  • 18
  • 12
  • 06
  • 0

1.63

2.39

5.98

9.89

25.84

29.91

22.90

1.31

0.16

  • Cash and Derivatives

  • 0 - 1 Years

  • 1 - 2 Years

  • 2 - 3 Years

  • 3 - 5 Years

  • 5 - 7 Years

  • 7 - 10 Years

  • 10 - 15 Years

  • 20+ Years

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 11-Feb-2016

% of Market Value

Cash and/or Derivatives

1.63%

BBB Rated

0.44%

BB Rated

52.46%

B Rated

38.13%

CCC Rated

7.20%

CC Rated

0.11%

C Rated

0.02%

D Rated

0.02%

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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KEY FACTS

Net Assets

as of 12-Feb-2016

$81,997,680
Inception Date Apr 3, 2012
Exchange BATS Exchange
Asset Class Fixed Income
Benchmark Index Markit iBoxx Global Developed Markets High Yield Index
Index Ticker IBOAMZDB

Expense Ratio

as stated in the prospectus

0.55%
Net Expense Ratio  

as stated in the prospectus

0.40%

Shares Outstanding

as of 12-Feb-2016

1,900,000
CUSIP 464286178
Number of Holdings  

as of 11-Feb-2016

1,033
Closing Price  

as of 12-Feb-2016

43.28
Mid-Point Price  

as of 12-Feb-2016

42.16
Premium/Discount  

as of 12-Feb-2016

-2.31%
Options Available No
20 Day Avg. Volume  

as of 12-Feb-2016

28,023
Daily Volume  

as of 12-Feb-2016

12,168

PORTFOLIO CHARACTERISTICS

Equity Beta  

as of 29-Jan-2016

0.36
Standard Deviation (3y)  

as of 29-Jan-2016

6.07%

Distribution Yield  

as of 11-Feb-2016

3.82%
30 Day SEC Yield  

as of 11-Feb-2016

7.81%
12m Trailing Yield  

as of 11-Feb-2016

4.83%
Unsubsidized 30-Day SEC Yield  

as of 11-Feb-2016

7.66%

Weighted Avg Coupon  

as of 11-Feb-2016

6.05%
Effective Duration  

as of 11-Feb-2016

4.18 yrs
Weighted Avg Maturity  

as of 11-Feb-2016

5.24 yrs
Weighted Avg YTM  

as of 11-Feb-2016

8.15%

This information must be preceded or accompanied by a current prospectus. For standardized performance, please click on the "Returns" tab above.

FEES as of current prospectus

Expense Ratio   0.55%
Management Fee 0.55%
Acquired Fund Fees and Expenses   0.00%
Foreign Taxes and Other Expenses 0.00%
- Fee Waivers   0.15%

= Net Expense Ratio 0.40%

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Investing involves risk, including possible loss of principal.

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.

Non-investment-grade debt securities (high-yield/junk bonds) may be subject to greater market fluctuations, risk of default or loss of income and principal than higher-rated securities.

International investing involves risks, including risks related to foreign currency, limited liquidity, less government regulation and the possibility of substantial volatility due to adverse political, economic or other developments. These risks often are heightened for investments in emerging/developing markets or in concentrations of single countries.

Performance shown reflects fee waivers and/or expense reimbursements by the investment advisor to the fund for some or all of the periods shown. Performance would have been lower without such waivers.

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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