Fixed Income

BGF Emerging Markets Bond Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

  From
31-Mar-2014
To
31-Mar-2015
From
31-Mar-2015
To
31-Mar-2016
From
31-Mar-2016
To
31-Mar-2017
From
31-Mar-2017
To
31-Mar-2018
From
31-Mar-2018
To
31-Mar-2019
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund.

as of Mar 31, 2019

5.41 0.32 11.02 0.62 0.77
Benchmark (%) Index: JP Morgan EMBI Global Diversified Index<br /><br /> 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.

as of Mar 31, 2019

5.65 4.19 8.92 4.30 4.21
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

Size of Fund (Millions) as of Jun 14, 2019 USD 2,463.002
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Oct 1, 2004
Share Class Inception Date Apr 2, 2012
Asset Class Fixed Income
Morningstar Category Global Emerging Markets Bond
Benchmark Index JP Morgan EMBI Global Diversified Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0764619960
Bloomberg Ticker BGEMA6H
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B7MWSD1
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker JPGCCOMP
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment HKD 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment HKD 1000
Use of Income Distributing

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

3y Volatility - Benchmark as of May 31, 2019 5.67
5y Volatility - Benchmark as of May 31, 2019 5.36
5y Beta as of May 31, 2019 1.034

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF Emerging Markets Bond Fund, Class A6 Hedged, as of May 31, 2019 rated against 909 Global Emerging Markets Bond Funds.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Bronze
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Bronze medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective Oct 9, 2018)

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of May 31, 2019
Name Weight (%)
PETROLEOS DE VENEZUELA SA RegS 0 05/17/2035 1.32
ECUADOR (REPUBLIC OF) RegS 7.95 06/20/2024 1.31
UKRAINE REPUBLIC OF (GOVERNMENT) RegS 7.375 09/25/2032 1.25
PETROLEOS DE VENEZUELA SA RegS 0 05/16/2024 1.07
RUSSIAN FEDERATION RegS 5.25 06/23/2047 0.98
Name Weight (%)
SINOPEC GROUP OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT RegS 3.25 04/28/2025 0.89
URUGUAY (ORIENTAL REPUBLIC OF) 5.1 06/18/2050 0.85
ECUADOR REPUBLIC OF (GOVERNMENT) RegS 7.875 01/23/2028 0.82
SAUDI ARABIA (KINGDOM OF) MTN RegS 5 04/17/2049 0.81
PETROLEOS MEXICANOS MTN 6.35 02/12/2048 0.78
Holdings subject to change

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of May 31, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of May 31, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of May 31, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Allocations subject to change.
as of May 31, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of May 31, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of May 31, 2019

% of Market Value

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
A6 Hgd HKD Monthly 66.80 0.09 0.13 66.87 61.70 - LU0764619960 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 20.09 0.03 0.15 20.09 17.85 - LU0297941386 - -
E2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 10.97 0.01 0.09 10.97 9.98 - LU1062842882 - -
A1 EUR Daily 8.77 0.04 0.46 8.77 7.93 - LU0200683703 - -
I2 Hgd GBP - 10.26 0.02 0.20 10.26 9.21 - LU1806518533 - -
A2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 16.77 0.03 0.18 16.77 15.21 - LU0413376566 - -
X2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 19.38 0.03 0.16 19.38 17.45 - LU0343170543 - -
A3 USD Monthly 10.20 0.01 0.10 10.20 9.31 - LU0200680782 - -
CLASS AI5 EUR - 10.17 0.01 0.10 10.17 9.93 - LU1960220074 - -
C1 USD Daily 9.86 0.02 0.20 9.86 8.98 - LU0200681327 - -
A8 Hgd CNH - 107.40 0.16 0.15 107.40 99.67 - LU1919856051 - -
X2 USD Accumulating 21.82 0.03 0.14 21.82 19.30 - LU0200682721 - -
A3 EUR Monthly 9.07 0.03 0.33 9.07 8.20 - LU0200684008 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 17.43 0.02 0.11 17.43 15.58 - LU0200681830 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 15.57 0.02 0.13 15.57 13.97 - LU0200681673 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 15.51 0.07 0.45 15.51 13.65 - LU0200684180 - -
A1 USD Daily 9.86 0.02 0.20 9.86 8.98 - LU0200680436 - -
A8 Hgd ZAR Monthly 96.70 0.15 0.16 96.70 88.89 - LU1109561420 - -
A4 EUR Annual 12.73 0.06 0.47 12.73 11.17 - LU1072326561 - -
Class I5 Hedged EUR Quarterly 9.77 0.01 0.10 9.77 9.04 - LU1323999216 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 16.65 0.07 0.42 16.65 14.60 - LU0200683885 - -
Class I4 USD - 10.37 0.01 0.10 10.37 9.21 - LU1806518293 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 17.87 0.08 0.45 17.87 15.60 - LU0827877043 - -
A8 Hgd AUD Monthly 8.77 0.01 0.11 8.77 8.09 - LU0871639893 - -
Class X5 Hedged CHF - 10.67 0.01 0.09 10.67 9.81 - LU1904800973 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 19.41 0.08 0.41 19.41 16.84 - LU0988581723 - -
D2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 17.44 0.02 0.11 17.44 15.77 - LU0827877399 - -
D3 EUR Monthly 9.09 0.04 0.44 9.09 8.22 - LU0827877126 - -
A6 Hgd GBP Monthly 9.37 0.02 0.21 9.45 8.70 - LU1408527916 - -
D3 USD Monthly 10.22 0.01 0.10 10.22 9.33 - LU0827876821 - -
Class X5 Hedged EUR Quarterly 9.42 0.01 0.11 9.42 8.72 - LU1722865000 - -
I2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 9.90 0.01 0.10 9.90 8.97 - LU1618350562 - -
A6 USD Monthly 8.96 0.02 0.22 8.96 8.22 - LU0764617162 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 16.10 0.07 0.44 16.10 14.04 - LU1048586868 - -
A2 CZK Accumulating 424.99 1.08 0.25 425.66 372.77 - LU1791181735 - -
X2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 11.01 0.02 0.18 11.01 9.94 - LU1403444356 - -
A6 Hgd CAD Monthly 9.65 0.02 0.21 9.65 8.90 - LU1408528054 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 10.17 0.01 0.10 10.17 9.93 - LU1960219902 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 18.10 0.03 0.17 18.10 16.06 - LU1180455567 - -
I2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 11.83 0.02 0.17 11.83 10.69 - LU1057294727 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 18.71 0.02 0.11 18.71 16.68 - LU0200680600 - -
X2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 12.09 0.01 0.08 12.09 10.82 - LU1373034005 - -
A8 Hgd NZD Monthly 9.69 0.02 0.21 9.71 8.96 - LU1408528138 - -
Class E5 Hedged EUR Quarterly 9.49 0.01 0.11 9.49 8.79 - LU1062842965 - -
A2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 11.86 0.02 0.17 11.86 10.68 - LU1057296771 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Sergio Trigo Paz
Head of BlackRock Emerging Markets Fixed Income
Michel Aubenas, CFA
Head of BlackRock Emerging Markets Fixed Income

Michel Aubenas, CFA

Literature

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