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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

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 Jul 6, 2020 USD 2,691.643
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Jun 26, 1997
Share Class Inception Date May 11, 2016
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.
ISIN LU1408528302
Bloomberg Ticker BGELA6G
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL BZBVQB9
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker -
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment GBP 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment -
Use of Income Distributing

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Holdings

Holdings

as of May 29, 2020
Name Weight (%)
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GO 10 01/01/2023 3.51
PERU (REPUBLIC OF) 6.95 08/12/2031 2.23
POLAND (REPUBLIC OF) 2.5 07/25/2026 2.15
POLAND (REPUBLIC OF) 2.75 10/25/2029 2.02
PERU (REPUBLIC OF) 6.35 08/12/2028 1.85
Name Weight (%)
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 10.5 12/21/2026 1.80
RUSSIAN FEDERATION 8.15 02/03/2027 1.72
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GOV 0 07/01/2023 1.63
HUNGARY (REPUBLIC OF) 3 08/21/2030 1.57
CHILE (REPUBLIC OF) 4.5 03/01/2026 1.56
Holdings subject to change

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of May 29, 2020

% of Market Value

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Type Fund Benchmark Net
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Type Fund Benchmark Net
Allocations subject to change.
as of May 29, 2020

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Type Fund Benchmark Net
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Type Fund Benchmark Net
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% 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 GBP Monthly 7.26 - - 8.46 6.37 - LU1408528302 - -
A2 CHF Accumulating 21.74 - - 24.56 19.35 - LU0938162186 - -
D2 CHF Accumulating 23.16 - - 26.08 20.58 - LU1065150267 - -
X2 AUD Accumulating 10.01 - - 11.22 9.88 - LU1554267051 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 19.57 - - 21.37 16.73 - LU0278476923 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 24.66 - - 26.70 20.97 - LU0383940458 - -
I5 USD Quarterly 8.87 - - 9.89 7.63 - LU1495982867 - -
I5 EUR Quarterly 7.83 - - 9.05 7.07 - LU0995350831 - -
Class I3 Hedged GBP Monthly 6.26 - - 7.14 5.44 - LU0995336418 - -
A2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.18 - - 7.91 6.16 - LU0359002093 - -
Class AI5 EUR - 9.39 - - 10.84 8.47 - LU1960220660 - -
A1 EUR Daily 3.16 - - 3.62 2.86 - LU0278461065 - -
A8 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.28 - - 7.25 5.49 - LU1133072774 - -
X2 GBP Accumulating 5.58 - - 5.95 4.95 - LU1688375267 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 21.81 - - 24.48 19.45 - LU1559746307 - -
Class S3 Hedged GBP - 9.45 - - 10.78 8.21 - LU1911699996 - -
D2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 8.43 - - 9.25 7.21 - LU1688375184 - -
A1 USD Daily 3.58 - - 3.97 3.09 - LU0278477574 - -
D3 Hgd GBP Monthly 6.23 - - 7.11 5.42 - LU0995345831 - -
X2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 9.57 - - 10.50 8.17 - LU1505939139 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 8.00 - - 8.76 6.83 - LU0358998713 - -
D2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.36 - - 8.09 6.30 - LU0622213642 - -
I2 GBP - 19.75 - - 21.15 17.54 - LU1741217027 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 23.14 - - 25.12 19.72 - LU0278470058 - -
A6 Hgd SGD Monthly 7.14 - - 8.20 6.25 - LU1676225185 - -
I2 CHF - 23.21 - - 26.11 20.62 - LU1781817694 - -
A2 Hgd SEK Accumulating 85.34 - - 94.00 73.09 - LU1715605868 - -
Class E5 Hedged EUR Quarterly 5.88 - - 6.75 5.09 - LU1062843260 - -
A3 HKD Monthly 27.92 - - 31.29 24.14 - LU0388349754 - -
A4 EUR Annual 13.11 - - 14.82 11.71 - LU0478974834 - -
A4 USD Annual 14.85 - - 16.55 12.65 - LU0548402170 - -
D3 USD Monthly 14.90 - - 16.58 12.88 - LU0523291242 - -
A3 EUR Monthly 3.18 - - 3.64 2.88 - LU0278457469 - -
D3 EUR Monthly 13.15 - - 15.07 11.92 - LU0827884924 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 20.43 - - 22.99 18.26 - LU0278457204 - -
D5 GBP Quarterly 8.41 - - 9.53 7.56 - LU1694209807 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 17.27 - - 19.53 15.49 - LU0278457972 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 21.76 - - 24.44 19.42 - LU0329592702 - -
A6 USD Monthly 7.88 - - 8.94 6.87 - LU1408528211 - -
A3 USD Monthly 3.60 - - 4.01 3.11 - LU0278470132 - -
D3 Hgd AUD Monthly 5.91 - - 6.72 5.13 - LU0827884841 - -
C1 USD Daily 3.58 - - 3.97 3.08 - LU0278478119 - -
D4 EUR Annual 13.18 - - 14.91 11.76 - LU0827885145 - -
D2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 13.78 - - 15.15 11.78 - LU0827885491 - -
D2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 8.33 - - 9.10 7.10 - LU0827884767 - -
I2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.59 - - 8.34 6.50 - LU0473186707 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 21.64 - - 23.55 18.46 - LU0374975414 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 24.71 - - 26.74 21.01 - LU0520955575 - -
D2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 9.77 - - 10.71 8.34 - LU0827884684 - -
D3 HKD Monthly 115.48 - - 129.46 99.87 - LU0827885061 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 19.10 - - 21.54 17.09 - LU0278459671 - -
A2 CZK Accumulating 544.83 - - 573.35 507.04 - LU1791177113 - -
D4 USD Annual 14.93 - - 16.65 12.70 - LU0827885228 - -
A2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 7.02 - - 7.72 6.01 - LU0623004180 - -
A2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 9.40 - - 10.33 8.04 - LU0480535052 - -
X2 USD Accumulating 6.99 - - 7.54 5.93 - LU0344905624 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 9.88 - - 11.11 8.83 - LU1960220587 - -
E2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 6.82 - - 7.53 5.85 - LU0474536231 - -
A3 Hgd AUD Monthly 5.91 - - 6.73 5.13 - LU0575500318 - -
Class X5 Hedged GBP - 8.99 - - 10.36 7.83 - LU1954752702 - -
A6 Hgd HKD Monthly 78.43 - - 89.19 68.40 - LU1408528484 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 6.17 - - 6.91 5.49 - LU0531082021 - -
A8 Hgd NZD Monthly 7.82 - - 9.00 6.84 - LU1408528724 - -
A6 Hgd CAD Monthly 7.73 - - 8.90 6.78 - LU1408528641 - -

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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