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BGF Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond Fund

Overview

Important Information: Capital at Risk. All financial investments involve an element of risk. Therefore, the value of your investment and the income from it will vary and your initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.
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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

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

as of Sep 30, 2019

-20.74 17.37 6.78 -14.72 7.02
Benchmark (%) Index: JP Morgan GBI-EM 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 Sep 30, 2019

-19.77 17.06 7.32 -7.40 10.13
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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Reinvestments

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of Oct 16, 2019 USD 3,820.124
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Jun 26, 1997
Share Class Inception Date Feb 2, 2007
Asset Class Fixed Income
Morningstar Category Global Emerging Markets Bond - Local Currency
Benchmark Index JP Morgan GBI-EM Global Diversified Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0278476923
Bloomberg Ticker MLLEUC2
Initial Charge 0.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL B1PGTM4
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker ELMIPLUS
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment USD 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

3y Volatility - Benchmark as of Sep 30, 2019 9.95
5y Volatility - Benchmark as of Sep 30, 2019 10.97
5y Beta as of Sep 30, 2019 1.050

Ratings

Ratings

Risk Indicator

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Sep 30, 2019
Name Weight (%)
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GO 10 01/01/2023 4.54
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 10.5 12/21/2026 1.89
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF 10 01/01/2025 1.73
HUNGARY (REPUBLIC OF) 3 06/26/2024 1.72
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 8 01/31/2030 1.71
Name Weight (%)
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 7.7 03/23/2033 1.69
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GOV 0 01/01/2022 1.60
MEXICO (UNITED MEXICAN STATES) 10 12/05/2024 1.52
PERU (REPUBLIC OF) 6.35 08/12/2028 1.52
PERU (REPUBLIC OF) 6.95 08/12/2031 1.52
Holdings subject to change

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Allocations subject to change.
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 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
C2 USD Accumulating 20.56 -0.04 -0.19 21.01 18.51 - LU0278476923 - -
X2 AUD Accumulating 10.72 0.00 0.00 10.72 8.88 - LU1554267051 - -
I2 GBP - 19.94 -0.38 -1.87 21.15 17.54 - LU1741217027 - -
I5 USD Quarterly 9.60 -0.01 -0.10 9.89 8.96 - LU1495982867 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 23.17 -0.16 -0.69 23.33 19.99 - LU1559746307 - -
X2 GBP Accumulating 5.62 -0.10 -1.75 5.95 4.92 - LU1688375267 - -
X2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 10.08 -0.02 -0.20 10.30 9.05 - LU1505939139 - -
A1 USD Daily 3.85 -0.01 -0.26 3.97 3.59 - LU0278477574 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 25.58 -0.04 -0.16 26.03 22.64 - LU0383940458 - -
A2 CHF Accumulating 24.01 -0.10 -0.41 24.23 21.55 - LU0938162186 - -
A8 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.98 -0.01 -0.14 7.26 6.70 - LU1133072774 - -
Class S3 Hedged GBP - 10.40 -0.01 -0.10 10.78 10.00 - LU1911699996 - -
Class AI5 EUR - 10.40 -0.07 -0.67 10.53 10.27 - LU1960220660 - -
A2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.64 -0.02 -0.26 7.84 7.01 - LU0359002093 - -
D3 Hgd GBP Monthly 6.86 -0.01 -0.15 7.11 6.50 - LU0995345831 - -
D2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 8.94 -0.01 -0.11 9.16 8.19 - LU1688375184 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 8.42 -0.01 -0.12 8.59 7.55 - LU0358998713 - -
I5 EUR Quarterly 8.68 -0.06 -0.69 8.86 7.91 - LU0995350831 - -
Class I3 Hedged GBP Monthly 6.88 -0.02 -0.29 7.14 6.53 - LU0995336418 - -
A1 EUR Daily 3.49 -0.02 -0.57 3.56 3.17 - LU0278461065 - -
D2 CHF Accumulating 25.49 -0.10 -0.39 25.69 22.77 - LU1065150267 - -
I2 CHF - 25.52 -0.10 -0.39 25.71 22.76 - LU1781817694 - -
D2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.80 -0.02 -0.26 8.00 7.12 - LU0622213642 - -
A4 EUR Annual 13.99 -0.10 -0.71 14.82 12.76 - LU0478974834 - -
A6 Hgd SGD Monthly 7.90 -0.02 -0.25 8.22 7.60 - LU1676225185 - -
A2 Hgd SEK Accumulating 90.77 -0.16 -0.18 93.09 83.26 - LU1715605868 - -
A3 EUR Monthly 3.52 -0.02 -0.56 3.59 3.19 - LU0278457469 - -
D3 USD Monthly 16.07 -0.03 -0.19 16.58 14.94 - LU0523291242 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 21.81 -0.15 -0.68 21.99 18.93 - LU0278457204 - -
A6 USD Monthly 8.63 -0.01 -0.12 8.94 8.22 - LU1408528211 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 24.10 -0.04 -0.17 24.55 21.43 - LU0278470058 - -
D3 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.50 -0.01 -0.15 6.72 6.10 - LU0827884841 - -
A3 HKD Monthly 30.48 -0.05 -0.16 31.29 28.33 - LU0388349754 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 18.60 -0.13 -0.69 18.82 16.35 - LU0278457972 - -
D3 EUR Monthly 14.54 -0.10 -0.68 14.85 13.19 - LU0827884924 - -
D5 GBP Quarterly 8.86 -0.17 -1.88 9.53 8.24 - LU1694209807 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 23.15 -0.15 -0.64 23.32 20.00 - LU0329592702 - -
A4 USD Annual 15.46 -0.03 -0.19 16.55 14.45 - LU0548402170 - -
Class E5 Hedged EUR Quarterly 6.50 -0.01 -0.15 6.78 6.26 - LU1062843260 - -
A3 USD Monthly 3.89 0.00 0.00 4.01 3.61 - LU0278470132 - -
D2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 14.58 -0.02 -0.14 14.91 13.17 - LU0827885491 - -
I2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 8.05 -0.01 -0.12 8.24 7.33 - LU0473186707 - -
C1 USD Daily 3.85 -0.01 -0.26 3.97 3.59 - LU0278478119 - -
D4 EUR Annual 14.02 -0.10 -0.71 14.91 12.78 - LU0827885145 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 25.61 -0.04 -0.16 26.05 22.63 - LU0520955575 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 22.62 -0.04 -0.18 23.07 20.21 - LU0374975414 - -
D2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 8.73 -0.02 -0.23 8.90 7.80 - LU0827884767 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 20.46 -0.15 -0.73 20.66 17.85 - LU0278459671 - -
D3 HKD Monthly 126.10 -0.19 -0.15 129.46 117.15 - LU0827885061 - -
A6 Hgd GBP Monthly 8.12 -0.01 -0.12 8.52 7.90 - LU1408528302 - -
D2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 10.28 -0.02 -0.19 10.49 9.21 - LU0827884684 - -
A3 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.50 -0.01 -0.15 6.73 6.10 - LU0575500318 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 10.54 -0.07 -0.66 10.63 9.83 - LU1960220587 - -
A6 Hgd CAD Monthly 8.58 -0.01 -0.12 8.94 8.26 - LU1408528641 - -
A2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 7.47 -0.01 -0.13 7.67 6.88 - LU0623004180 - -
Class X5 Hedged GBP - 10.01 -0.02 -0.20 10.36 9.76 - LU1954752702 - -
A8 Hgd NZD Monthly 8.68 -0.01 -0.12 9.02 8.33 - LU1408528724 - -
X2 USD Accumulating 7.22 -0.01 -0.14 7.33 6.34 - LU0344905624 - -
A2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 9.92 -0.02 -0.20 10.14 8.93 - LU0480535052 - -
E2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.29 -0.01 -0.14 7.49 6.71 - LU0474536231 - -
A6 Hgd HKD Monthly 85.96 -0.14 -0.16 89.42 82.64 - LU1408528484 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 6.53 -0.04 -0.61 6.57 5.60 - LU0531082021 - -
D4 USD Annual 15.50 -0.02 -0.13 16.65 14.48 - LU0827885228 - -
A2 CZK Accumulating 561.23 -5.57 -0.98 566.91 489.13 - LU1791177113 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Sergio Trigo Paz
Head of BlackRock Emerging Markets Fixed Income
Laurent Develay
Director, Emerging Markets Debt team within BlackRock's Portfolio Management Group

Laurent Develay

Michal Wozniak
Director, Emerging Markets Debt team within BlackRock Fundamental Fixed Income

Michal Wozniak

Literature

Literature

 

 

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