Fixed Income

BGF US Government Mortgage Impact Fund

Overview

Important Information: Capital at Risk. The value of investments and the income from them can fall as well as rise and are not guaranteed. Investors may not get back the amount originally invested. Credit risk, changes to interest rates and/or issuer defaults will have a significant impact on the performance of fixed income securities. Potential or actual credit rating downgrades may increase the level of risk. Asset backed securities and mortgage backed securities are subject to the same risks described for fixed income securities. These instruments may be subject to 'Liquidity Risk', have high levels of borrowing and may not fully reflect the value of underlying assets. This Share Class may pay dividends or take charges from capital. While this may allow more income to be distributed, it may reduce the value of your holdings and impact the potential for long term capital growth. The Fund seeks to exclude companies engaging in certain activities inconsistent with ESG criteria. Investors should therefore make a personal ethical assessment of the Fund’s ESG screening prior to investing in the Fund. Such ESG screening may adversely affect the value of the Fund’s investments compared to a fund without such screening.
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Performance

Performance

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Reinvestments

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Total Return (%)

as of Sep 30, 2021

- - - 5.89 0.09
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2021

- - - 4.48 -0.53
  1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
0.09 - - - 3.39
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2021

-0.53 - - - 2.45
  YTD 1m 3M 1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
-0.46 -0.37 0.19 0.09 - - - 7.90
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2021

-0.87 -0.39 0.01 -0.53 - - - 5.67
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.

Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of Oct 19, 2021 USD 155.632
12m Trailing Yield -
Number of Holdings as of Sep 30, 2021 367
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Aug 2, 1985
Share Class Inception Date Jun 19, 2019
Asset Class Fixed Income
Morningstar Category -
Benchmark Index Bloomberg Barclays US MBS Index
SFDR Classification Article 9
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
Ongoing Charge 0.50%
ISIN LU2011139206
Bloomberg Ticker BGFGI2U
Annual Management Fee -
Initial Charge -
Performance Fee -
SEDOL BK970T0
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker -
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 10000000
Minimum Subsequent Investment USD 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Sustainability Characteristics

Sustainability Characteristics

To be included in MSCI ESG Fund Ratings, 65% of the fund’s gross weight must come from securities covered by MSCI ESG Research (certain cash positions and other asset types deemed not relevant for ESG analysis by MSCI are removed prior to calculating a fund’s gross weight; the absolute values of short positions are included but treated as uncovered), the fund’s holdings date must be less than one year old, and the fund must have at least ten securities. For newly launched funds, sustainability characteristics are typically available 6 months after launch. MSCI Ratings are currently unavailable for this fund.

ESG Integration

ESG Integration

ESG integration is the practice of incorporating material environmental, social and governance (ESG) information or insights alongside traditional measures into the investment decision process to improve long term financial outcomes of portfolios. Unless otherwise stated in Fund documentation or included within the Fund’s investment objective, inclusion of this statement does not imply that the Fund has an ESG-aligned investment objective, but rather describes how ESG information is considered as part of the overall investment process.


The Fund manager includes ESG considerations in combination with other information in the research and due diligence stage of the investment process. ESG information may be sourced from both internal and external sources and included in the Aladdin risk system. The Fund manager conducts regular portfolio risk reviews with the Risk and Quantitative Analysis group. These reviews include discussion of the portfolio’s exposure to material ESG risks, as well as exposure to sustainability-related business involvements, climate-related metrics, and other factors.

Ratings

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Sep 30, 2021
Name Weight (%)
GNMA2 30YR 48.31
UMBS 30YR TBA(REG A) 40.83
UMBS 15YR TBA(REG B) 9.31
FNMA 30YR 2021 PRODUCTION 9.19
FNMA 30YR 2020 PRODUCTION 8.05
Name Weight (%)
GNMA2 30YR 2020 PRODUCTION 5.38
FHLMC 30YR UMBS SUPER 4.27
UMBS 30YR TBA 2.29
FHLMC 30YR UMBS 2.13
FNMA 30YR 3% LTV > 95 2021 1.52
Holdings subject to change

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Sep 30, 2021

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
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% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
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Allocations subject to change.
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Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2021

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2021

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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
I2 USD - 10.76 -0.01 -0.09 10.88 10.74 - LU2011139206 - -
I3 USD Monthly 9.27 -0.01 -0.11 9.62 9.26 - LU1456639035 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 16.04 -0.09 -0.56 16.28 15.37 - LU0277197322 - -
A1 USD Daily 9.06 -0.01 -0.11 9.41 9.06 - LU0035308682 - -
D3 USD Monthly 9.10 0.00 0.00 9.44 9.09 - LU0592702145 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 20.69 -0.02 -0.10 20.99 20.67 - LU0096258446 - -
C1 USD Daily 9.56 -0.01 -0.10 9.93 9.56 - LU0147384878 - -
X3 USD Monthly 9.26 -0.01 -0.11 9.61 9.25 - LU1246652132 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 21.59 -0.02 -0.09 21.85 21.57 - LU0424777026 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 18.69 -0.02 -0.11 19.03 18.68 - LU0147385842 - -
A3 USD Monthly 9.07 -0.01 -0.11 9.42 9.07 - LU0172418690 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 16.54 -0.01 -0.06 16.93 16.53 - LU0147385503 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Akiva Dickstein
Head of Customized Multi-Sector Portfolios and co-Head of Global Inflation Linked Portfolios

Mr. Dickstein earned a BA degree in economics, summa cum laude, from Yale University in 1990, and an MA degree in physics from Princeton University in 1993.

Matthew Kraeger
Lead Portfolio Manager, Mortgage Portfolios

    

Bob Miller
Managing Director, Head of Americas Fundamental Fixed Income

Bob Miller, Managing Director, is head of Americas Fundamental Fixed Income within BlackRock's Global Fixed Income group and a member of the Global Fixed Income Executive Committee.

Literature

Literature