iShares USD Short Duration Corp Bond UCITS ETF
The investment objective of the Fund is to provide investors with a total return, taking into account both capital and income returns, which reflects the return of the Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade 0-5 Index, the Fund's benchmark index.
The Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade 0-5 Index measures the performance of US Dollar denominated short duration investment grade corporate debt. The Benchmark Index offers exposure to liquid fixed rate corporate bonds maturing between 0 and 5 years and is rebalanced on a monthly basis. The Benchmark Index includes investment grade bonds issued by large issuers with at least $1 billion in aggregate outstanding issuance and $500 million face value per bond. The Benchmark Index uses a market-value weighted methodology with a cap on each issuer of 3%.
iShares is the global product leader in exchange traded funds with over 700 funds globally across equities, fixed income and commodities, which trade on 20 exchanges worldwide. The iShares Funds are bought and sold like common stocks on securities exchanges. The iShares Funds are attractive to many individual and institutional investors and financial intermediaries because of their relative low cost and trading flexibility. iShares ETFs can be bought and sold through a variety of different execution channels. The iShares customer base consists of the institutional segment of pension plans and fund managers, as well as the retail segment of financial advisors and high net worth individuals.www.ishares.com
Registered Liquidity Providers
- FlowTraders B.V.
- Societe Generale London Branch