iSHARES BOND ETFs

All types of investors are recognizing that bond ETFs can help modernize fixed income portfolios. Sophisticated institutions, financial professionals and do-it-yourself personal investors all can potentially benefit from competitive performance, low costs and deep liquidity.

Similar to equity ETFs, many bond ETFs have delivered competitive returns relative to active strategies across a variety of sectors.

Competitive performance

iShares bond ETFs have outperformed more than half of their peers over the past 5 years.1

Lower portfolio expenses with low cost index investments

Low cost

On average, iShares bond ETFs cost 79% less than active mutual funds.2

iShares ETFs can trade throughout the day

Liquidity

Bond ETFs trade thousands of times throughout the day on the exchange, while individual bonds may not trade daily.3

WHAT CAN iSHARES BOND ETFs DO FOR YOU?

Diversify stocks

Seek to add stability to stock holdings with bond ETFs that cover the broad market.

Pursue income

Seek a higher level of income with high yield bonds, emerging market debt, or preferred stocks.

Put cash to work

Try to earn a little more from your cash with short duration bond ETFs.

Build better bond ladders

Create scalable, diversified, bond ladders with ease using iShares iBonds® ETFs.

VIEW ALL iSHARES BOND ETFs

iShares ETFs offer comprehensive coverage across the yield curve. Use this interactive chart to find bond ETFs by asset class, yield, and duration.

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Fund yields shown are as of the previous business day. 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. Click on the fund’s name or ticker within each pop-up box above to access standardized performance and performance data current to the most recent month end.

"Effective duration" measures the sensitivity of the price of an asset to changes in interest rates. "High Yield" yield curve represented by USD COMPOSITE B CURVE. "Investment Grade" yield curve represented by US Composite BBB BVAL Curve. "Treasury" yield curve represented by US Treasury ActivesCurve. All yields curves as of 9/30/20.