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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

Growth of Hypothetical 10,000

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Distributions

Record Date Ex-Date Payable Date
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  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
From
30-Sep-2019
To
30-Sep-2020
Total Return (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

19.41 8.47 -14.35 7.25 -4.68
Benchmark (%)

as of Sep 30, 2020

17.06 7.32 -7.40 10.13 -1.45
  1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
-6.44 -3.23 1.73 - -1.01
Benchmark (%)

as of Oct 31, 2020

-3.81 1.27 3.94 - 0.29
  YTD 1m 3M 1Y 3Y 5Y 10y Incept.
-8.52 0.95 -2.04 -6.44 -9.38 8.96 - -5.86
Benchmark (%)

as of Oct 31, 2020

-5.92 0.43 -1.92 -3.81 3.87 21.31 - 1.75
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 Nov 26, 2020 USD 2,455.255
12m Trailing Yield as of Oct 31, 2020 6.10
Number of Holdings as of Oct 30, 2020 157
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Jun 26, 1997
Share Class Inception Date Nov 19, 2014
Asset Class -
Morningstar Category Other Bond
Benchmark Index JP Morgan GBI-EM Global Diversified Index
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
Ongoing Charge 1.28%
ISIN LU1133072774
Bloomberg Ticker BGFEAA8
Annual Management Fee 1.00%
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL BSJWR12
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker -
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment AUD 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment AUD 1000
Use of Income Distributing

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

Yield to Worst as of Oct 30, 2020 5.27%
3y Volatility - Benchmark as of Oct 31, 2020 12.05
3y Beta as of Oct 31, 2020 1.222
5y Volatility - Benchmark as of Oct 31, 2020 11.70
5y Beta as of Oct 31, 2020 1.142

Ratings

Ratings

Risk Indicator

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Oct 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF 10 01/01/2025 3.25
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GO 10 01/01/2023 2.81
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 10.5 12/21/2026 2.54
CHINA PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF (GOVERNM 3.13 11/21/2029 2.04
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GOV 0 07/01/2023 1.92
Name Weight (%)
PERU (REPUBLIC OF) 6.35 08/12/2028 1.80
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 8 01/31/2030 1.69
COLOMBIA (REPUBLIC OF) 7.5 08/26/2026 1.66
BRAZIL (FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF) 0 07/01/2022 1.62
MEXICO (UNITED MEXICAN STATES) 7.5 06/03/2027 1.57
Holdings subject to change

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Oct 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Oct 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Oct 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Allocations subject to change.
as of Oct 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Oct 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Oct 30, 2020

% 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
A8 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.53 0.02 0.31 7.15 5.49 - LU1133072774 - -
Class I3 Hedged GBP Monthly 6.54 0.02 0.31 7.06 5.44 - LU0995336418 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 26.23 0.06 0.23 26.70 20.97 - LU0383940458 - -
I5 USD Quarterly 9.33 0.02 0.21 9.88 7.63 - LU1495982867 - -
X2 AUD Accumulating 10.13 0.00 0.00 11.22 9.75 - LU1554267051 - -
D2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 8.92 0.02 0.22 9.25 7.21 - LU1688375184 - -
X2 GBP Accumulating 5.59 0.03 0.54 5.80 4.95 - LU1688375267 - -
A3 HKD Monthly 29.24 0.07 0.24 31.15 24.14 - LU0388349754 - -
A1 USD Daily 3.74 0.01 0.27 3.97 3.09 - LU0278477574 - -
I5 EUR Quarterly 7.84 0.02 0.26 9.05 7.07 - LU0995350831 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 20.65 0.06 0.29 22.99 18.26 - LU0278457204 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 22.10 0.06 0.27 24.48 19.45 - LU1559746307 - -
A4 USD Annual 15.05 0.04 0.27 16.12 12.65 - LU0548402170 - -
A3 USD Monthly 3.77 0.01 0.27 4.00 3.11 - LU0278470132 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 20.68 0.05 0.24 21.37 16.73 - LU0278476923 - -
D5 GBP Quarterly 8.30 0.04 0.48 9.01 7.56 - LU1694209807 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 24.58 0.06 0.24 25.12 19.72 - LU0278470058 - -
A1 EUR Daily 3.14 0.01 0.32 3.62 2.86 - LU0278461065 - -
A2 Hgd SEK Accumulating 90.16 0.21 0.23 94.00 73.09 - LU1715605868 - -
A6 USD Monthly 8.18 0.02 0.25 8.86 6.87 - LU1408528211 - -
A4 EUR Annual 12.64 0.03 0.24 14.75 11.71 - LU0478974834 - -
A2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.59 0.02 0.26 7.91 6.16 - LU0359002093 - -
D2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.79 0.02 0.26 8.09 6.30 - LU0622213642 - -
D3 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.17 0.02 0.33 6.67 5.13 - LU0827884841 - -
D2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 14.62 0.04 0.27 15.15 11.78 - LU0827885491 - -
X2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 10.18 0.02 0.20 10.50 8.17 - LU1505939139 - -
I2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 8.05 0.02 0.25 8.34 6.50 - LU0473186707 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 26.31 0.07 0.27 26.74 21.01 - LU0520955575 - -
C1 USD Daily 3.74 0.01 0.27 3.97 3.08 - LU0278478119 - -
A6 Hgd SGD Monthly 7.41 0.02 0.27 8.11 6.25 - LU1676225185 - -
D3 HKD Monthly 120.95 0.29 0.24 128.86 99.87 - LU0827885061 - -
D2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 8.85 0.02 0.23 9.10 7.10 - LU0827884767 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 22.94 0.06 0.26 23.55 18.46 - LU0374975414 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 19.27 0.05 0.26 21.54 17.09 - LU0278459671 - -
Class S3 Hedged GBP Monthly 9.87 0.02 0.20 10.67 8.21 - LU1911699996 - -
Class AI5 EUR Quarterly 9.39 0.03 0.32 10.84 8.47 - LU1960220660 - -
Class E5 Hedged EUR Quarterly 6.15 0.02 0.33 6.65 5.09 - LU1062843260 - -
A6 Hgd GBP Monthly 7.51 0.02 0.27 8.30 6.37 - LU1408528302 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 8.48 0.02 0.24 8.76 6.83 - LU0358998713 - -
A2 CHF Accumulating 22.32 0.01 0.04 24.47 19.35 - LU0938162186 - -
D3 EUR Monthly 13.11 0.04 0.31 15.07 11.92 - LU0827884924 - -
A3 EUR Monthly 3.17 0.01 0.32 3.64 2.88 - LU0278457469 - -
I2 GBP - 19.73 0.09 0.46 20.55 17.54 - LU1741217027 - -
D3 Hgd GBP Monthly 6.51 0.02 0.31 7.04 5.42 - LU0995345831 - -
D2 CHF Accumulating 23.83 0.02 0.08 26.02 20.58 - LU1065150267 - -
D2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 10.36 0.02 0.19 10.71 8.34 - LU0827884684 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 22.04 0.06 0.27 24.44 19.42 - LU0329592702 - -
I2 CHF - 23.89 0.01 0.04 26.06 20.62 - LU1781817694 - -
D4 EUR Annual 12.67 0.03 0.24 14.80 11.76 - LU0827885145 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 17.37 0.05 0.29 19.53 15.49 - LU0278457972 - -
D3 USD Monthly 15.60 0.03 0.19 16.55 12.88 - LU0523291242 - -
E2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.19 0.01 0.14 7.53 5.85 - LU0474536231 - -
A3 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.17 0.02 0.33 6.67 5.13 - LU0575500318 - -
A2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 7.41 0.02 0.27 7.72 6.01 - LU0623004180 - -
A2 CZK Accumulating 540.40 1.71 0.32 573.35 507.04 - LU1791177113 - -
Class X5 Hedged GBP Quarterly 9.50 0.02 0.21 10.25 7.83 - LU1954752702 - -
A8 Hgd NZD Monthly 8.13 0.02 0.25 8.90 6.84 - LU1408528724 - -
A6 Hgd CAD Monthly 8.01 0.02 0.25 8.79 6.78 - LU1408528641 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 6.26 0.02 0.32 6.91 5.49 - LU0531082021 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 9.98 0.02 0.20 11.11 8.83 - LU1960220587 - -
X2 USD Accumulating 7.45 0.02 0.27 7.54 5.93 - LU0344905624 - -
A6 Hgd HKD Monthly 81.41 0.20 0.25 88.22 68.40 - LU1408528484 - -
D4 USD Annual 15.09 0.04 0.27 16.17 12.70 - LU0827885228 - -
A2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 9.95 0.02 0.20 10.33 8.04 - LU0480535052 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Sergio Trigo Paz
Managing Director, Head of BlackRock's Emerging Markets Fixed Income

Sergio Trigo Paz, Managing Director, is Head of BlackRock's Emerging Markets Fixed Income.

Laurent Develay
Managing Director, Head of Emerging Markets Local Debt Investments

Laurent Develay, Managing Director, Head of Emerging Markets Local Debt Investments within BlackRock's Global Fixed Income Group.

Michal Wozniak, CFA
Vice President, Portfolio Manager for Emerging Markets Debt Portfolio Management team

Michal Wozniak, CFA, Director, is a Portfolio Manager for Emerging Markets Debt Portfolio Management team for Blackrock Global Fixed Income Group.

Literature

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