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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 8, 2020 USD 2,542.783
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Jun 26, 1997
Share Class Inception Date May 11, 2016
Asset Class -
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 LU1408528211
Bloomberg Ticker BGELCA6
Initial Charge 5.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL BZBVQ97
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker -
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 5000
Minimum Subsequent Investment -
Use of Income Distributing

Ratings

Ratings

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Jun 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GO 10 01/01/2023 3.56
PERU (REPUBLIC OF) 6.95 08/12/2031 2.29
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF 10 01/01/2025 2.25
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 8 01/31/2030 2.01
HUNGARY (REPUBLIC OF) 3 08/21/2030 1.93
Name Weight (%)
COLOMBIA (REPUBLIC OF) 7.5 08/26/2026 1.91
SOUTH AFRICA (REPUBLIC OF) 10.5 12/21/2026 1.86
PERU (REPUBLIC OF) 6.35 08/12/2028 1.82
BRAZIL FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF (GOV 0 07/01/2023 1.73
CZECH REPUBLIC 2 10/13/2033 1.67
Holdings subject to change

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Jun 30, 2020

% of Market Value

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as of Jun 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
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% of Market Value

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

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Jun 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Jun 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
A6 USD Monthly 7.86 0.02 0.26 8.94 6.87 - LU1408528211 - -
D2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 8.40 0.02 0.24 9.25 7.21 - LU1688375184 - -
X2 GBP Accumulating 5.54 0.00 0.00 5.95 4.95 - LU1688375267 - -
I5 EUR Quarterly 7.81 -0.01 -0.13 9.05 7.07 - LU0995350831 - -
X2 AUD Accumulating 10.00 0.01 0.10 11.22 9.88 - LU1554267051 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 19.51 0.04 0.21 21.37 16.73 - LU0278476923 - -
D2 CHF Accumulating 23.08 -0.04 -0.17 26.08 20.58 - LU1065150267 - -
A2 CHF Accumulating 21.67 -0.03 -0.14 24.56 19.35 - LU0938162186 - -
X2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 9.55 0.03 0.32 10.50 8.17 - LU1505939139 - -
Class I3 Hedged GBP Monthly 6.24 0.01 0.16 7.14 5.44 - LU0995336418 - -
A2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.16 0.01 0.14 7.91 6.16 - LU0359002093 - -
Class AI5 EUR - 9.37 -0.01 -0.11 10.84 8.47 - LU1960220660 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 24.59 0.06 0.24 26.70 20.97 - LU0383940458 - -
I5 USD Quarterly 8.85 0.02 0.23 9.89 7.63 - LU1495982867 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 7.98 0.02 0.25 8.76 6.83 - LU0358998713 - -
A1 EUR Daily 3.15 -0.01 -0.32 3.62 2.86 - LU0278461065 - -
D3 Hgd GBP Monthly 6.22 0.02 0.32 7.11 5.42 - LU0995345831 - -
Class S3 Hedged GBP - 9.42 0.02 0.21 10.78 8.21 - LU1911699996 - -
A1 USD Daily 3.57 0.01 0.28 3.97 3.09 - LU0278477574 - -
A8 Hgd AUD Monthly 6.27 0.02 0.32 7.25 5.49 - LU1133072774 - -
I2 EUR Accumulating 21.75 -0.03 -0.14 24.48 19.45 - LU1559746307 - -
I2 GBP - 19.58 0.00 0.00 21.15 17.54 - LU1741217027 - -
I2 CHF - 23.13 -0.04 -0.17 26.11 20.62 - LU1781817694 - -
A4 EUR Annual 13.07 -0.02 -0.15 14.82 11.71 - LU0478974834 - -
A3 EUR Monthly 3.17 -0.01 -0.31 3.64 2.88 - LU0278457469 - -
A2 Hgd SEK Accumulating 85.10 0.19 0.22 94.00 73.09 - LU1715605868 - -
A3 USD Monthly 3.59 0.01 0.28 4.01 3.11 - LU0278470132 - -
A6 Hgd SGD Monthly 7.12 0.01 0.14 8.20 6.25 - LU1676225185 - -
A3 HKD Monthly 27.85 0.07 0.25 31.29 24.14 - LU0388349754 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 20.37 -0.03 -0.15 22.99 18.26 - LU0278457204 - -
Class E5 Hedged EUR Quarterly 5.87 0.02 0.34 6.75 5.09 - LU1062843260 - -
D2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.34 0.02 0.27 8.09 6.30 - LU0622213642 - -
A4 USD Annual 14.81 0.04 0.27 16.55 12.65 - LU0548402170 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 23.08 0.05 0.22 25.12 19.72 - LU0278470058 - -
D5 GBP Quarterly 8.34 0.00 0.00 9.53 7.56 - LU1694209807 - -
D3 USD Monthly 14.86 0.03 0.20 16.58 12.88 - LU0523291242 - -
D3 EUR Monthly 13.12 -0.02 -0.15 15.07 11.92 - LU0827884924 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 21.71 -0.02 -0.09 24.44 19.42 - LU0329592702 - -
D3 Hgd AUD Monthly 5.89 0.01 0.17 6.72 5.13 - LU0827884841 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 17.22 -0.03 -0.17 19.53 15.49 - LU0278457972 - -
D2 Hgd GBP Accumulating 13.74 0.03 0.22 15.15 11.78 - LU0827885491 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 21.58 0.05 0.23 23.55 18.46 - LU0374975414 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 19.05 -0.03 -0.16 21.54 17.09 - LU0278459671 - -
D4 EUR Annual 13.15 -0.01 -0.08 14.91 11.76 - LU0827885145 - -
I2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 7.57 0.01 0.13 8.34 6.50 - LU0473186707 - -
D3 HKD Monthly 115.17 0.26 0.23 129.46 99.87 - LU0827885061 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 24.64 0.05 0.20 26.74 21.01 - LU0520955575 - -
C1 USD Daily 3.57 0.01 0.28 3.97 3.08 - LU0278478119 - -
A6 Hgd GBP Monthly 7.24 0.02 0.28 8.46 6.37 - LU1408528302 - -
D2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 9.75 0.02 0.21 10.71 8.34 - LU0827884684 - -
D2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 8.30 0.02 0.24 9.10 7.10 - LU0827884767 - -
Class X5 Hedged GBP - 9.01 -0.05 -0.55 10.36 7.83 - LU1954752702 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 9.85 -0.01 -0.10 11.11 8.83 - LU1960220587 - -
D4 USD Annual 14.89 0.03 0.20 16.65 12.70 - LU0827885228 - -
E2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 6.80 0.01 0.15 7.53 5.85 - LU0474536231 - -
A6 Hgd CAD Monthly 7.71 0.02 0.26 8.90 6.78 - LU1408528641 - -
A2 Hgd PLN Accumulating 9.38 0.03 0.32 10.33 8.04 - LU0480535052 - -
X2 USD Accumulating 6.97 0.02 0.29 7.54 5.93 - LU0344905624 - -
A2 CZK Accumulating 544.33 -0.70 -0.13 573.35 507.04 - LU1791177113 - -
A8 Hgd NZD Monthly 7.79 0.01 0.13 9.00 6.84 - LU1408528724 - -
A2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 7.00 0.02 0.29 7.72 6.01 - LU0623004180 - -
A6 Hgd HKD Monthly 78.21 0.17 0.22 89.19 68.40 - LU1408528484 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 6.15 -0.01 -0.16 6.91 5.49 - LU0531082021 - -
A3 Hgd AUD Monthly 5.89 0.01 0.17 6.73 5.13 - LU0575500318 - -

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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