The chart reflects the performance of a hypothetical investment in the fund of $AUD10,000 over a specified period in time. The performance of the hypothetical investment is based on the actual past performance of the fund over the specified period. Performance of the fund is calculated after fund management fees and expenses, and assumes reinvestment of distributions. The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results.

Historical Prices: Prices from the date of first listing on the ASX.

The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results.

The date on which the first iShares ETF unit/share creation was processed.

The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results.
Ex-Date Record Date Payment Date Cash Distribution (Cents-Per-Unit, AUD) Fund Payment Amount (Cents-Per-Unit, AUD)
Under new legislative provisions, applicable from distributions for the year ended 30 June 2009, BlackRock is required to disclose certain information to comply with the new withholding tax rules in relation to non-residents. Please consult your tax advisor to understand if and how the new disclosures may apply to you.

Fund distributions
Distribution figures represent past distributions declared and paid for by the above iShares fund. There is no guarantee that a distributions will be declared in the future, or that if declared, the amount of any distribution will remain constant or increase over time. Such declarations by BlackRock are lodged with and announced by ASX. Only investors holding Units in respect of an iShares fund as of the record date are entitled to any distributions.

A Distribution Reinvestment Plan ("DRP") is available to eligible investors at any distribution period, as long as applications to participate in the DRP are received by the nominated closing time. If no election into the DRP is made, distributions will be automatically paid in cash. Investors will typically be paid the cash distribution approximately 10 business days after the record date, as stated in the relevant declaration. Computershare Investor Services, as Registrar for the fund, will send investors a payment advice with details of the payment.

The annual tax statement for the above fund will be sent to investors as soon as practically possible following the fund financial year end on 30 June. Please refer to the Tax Booklet for Australian Funds for more taxation information in relation to this distribution payment as well as information to assist you to complete your Australian tax return.


as of 30-Jul-2015

Name Sector Maturity Coupon (%) Weight (%)
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 15-May-2021 5.75 3.20
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 21-Apr-2023 5.50 3.10
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 15-Mar-2019 5.25 3.08
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 15-Apr-2020 4.50 2.79
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 15-Jun-2016 4.75 2.70
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 21-Apr-2024 2.75 2.67
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 21-Jan-2018 5.50 2.66
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 15-Feb-2017 6.00 2.66
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 15-Jul-2022 5.75 2.63
AUSTRALIA (COMMONWEALTH OF) Treasury 21-Apr-2025 3.25 2.48
Ticker Name Weight (%) Price Shares Market Value Notional Value Duration Real Duration Sector ISIN Coupon (%) Maturity Credit Ratings YTM (%) Mod. Duration

as of 30-Jul-2015

Issuer Weight (%)
AUD Cash:  May include cash, coupons/interest and receivables/payables for unsettled trades.

Total allocation percentages may not equal 100% due to rounding or omissions of holdings of less than 1%. Information on certain fund holdings or less than 1% many not be widely available and may not be included in the table of holdings shown.

Holdings are subject to change.

Although BlackRock shall obtain data from sources that BlackRock considers reliable, all data contained herein is provided “as is” and BlackRock makes no representation or warranty of any kind, either express or implied, with respect to such data, the timeliness thereof, the results to be obtained by the use thereof or any other matter.  BlackRock expressly disclaims any and all implied warranties, including without limitation, warranties of originality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

Exposure Breakdowns

as of 30-Jul-2015

% of Weight

Cash and/or Derivatives


0 - 1 Year


1 - 2 Years


2 - 3 Years


3 - 5 Years


5 - 7 Years


7 - 10 Years


10 - 15 Years


15 - 20 Years


20+ Years


as of 30-Jul-2015

% of Weight

Cash and/or Derivatives


AAA Rated


AA Rated


A Rated


BBB Rated


Credit quality ratings on underlying securities of the fund are received from S&P, Moody’s and Fitch and converted to the equivalent S&P major rating category. This breakdown is provided by BlackRock and takes the median rating of the three agencies when all three agencies rate a security the lower of the two ratings if only two agencies rate a security and one rating if that is all that is provided. Unrated securities do not necessarily indicate low quality. Below investment-grade is represented by a rating of BB and below. Ratings and portfolio credit quality may change over time.
as of 30-Jul-2015

% of Weight



Government Related






Cash and/or Derivatives


Allocations are subject to change.

Total allocation percentages may not equal 100% due to rounding or omission of holdings of less than 1%.


Net Assets

as of 31-Jul-2015

AUD 223,033,780
Shares Outstanding

as of 31-Jul-2015

Inception Date   12-Mar-2012
Listing Date 14-Mar-2012
Exchange ASX - All Markets
Asset Class Fixed Income
Domicile Australia
Base Currency Australian Dollar
Exchange Ticker IAF
Bloomberg Ticker IAF
Bloomberg iNAV IAFIV
Bloomberg NAV IAFNAV
Bloomberg Shares IAFSHO
Bloomberg Total Return Index Ticker BACMO
IRESS Estimated Intraday NAV (EIN) Ticker IAFNAV.ETF
Benchmark Index Bloomberg AusBond Composite Index
Management Fee   0.24%
Distribution Frequency   Quarterly
Number of Holdings  

as of 30-Jul-2015

Benchmark Rebalance Frequency Monthly


Effective Duration  

as of 30-Jul-2015

Weighted Avg Coupon  

as of 30-Jul-2015

Weighted Avg Maturity  

as of 30-Jul-2015

Weighted Avg YTM  

as of 30-Jul-2015


Investors should bear in mind that Yield Information is derived from an average of the Funds underlying investments. Yield Information does not constitute the past returns of the Fund itself, nor an estimate of the Funds future returns. Yield Information is predictive in nature and may be affected by unknown risks and uncertainties. Actual yield of the underlying instruments will differ from estimated yields. For further information on the Average Yield to Maturity and Running Yield of the Funds underlying instruments, please refer to the descriptions appearing in the tabs above.

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The performance figures represent past performance of the funds. Performance is not indicative of future performance. Performance figures for the funds shown are calculated after fund management fees and expenses, and assume reinvestment of distributions. Performance figures are in Australian dollars, where stated. Performance is calculated to the last business day of the month.

In respect of the managed investment scheme Australian iShares ETFs quoted on ASX, dates and times are Australian Eastern Standard Time.  In respect of the international iShares ETFs cross-listed on the ASX, dates and times are US Eastern Standard Time.

Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's units, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. An iShares fund is not actively managed. You cannot invest directly in an index. Current performance may be higher or lower than the performance shown.