The role of fixed income in portfolios is evolving and the European bond market is modernising. Investors need to go beyond their comfort zone, and discover the greater role for fixed income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in portfolios.

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Capital at risk. The value of investments and the income from them can fall as well as rise and are not guaranteed. You may not get back the amount originally invested.

Fixed income education

Fixed income explained

Learn more about the basics of bond investing.

Why indexing for fixed income

Challenges in fixed income prompt change

Find out how fixed income ETFs are helping solve today's bond market challenges.

Navigate our range

Navigate our range

Explore Europe's largest range of fixed income ETFs and index funds.



Access & breadth of range

iShares has the largest fixed income UCITS ETF range with over 90 funds offering access to virtually all parts of the fixed income markets.*


Product quality

iShares offer tight tracking and the most liquid UCITS ETFs in Europe. Rigorous product construction and index selection ensure quality range.*


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* Source: BlackRock, Bloomberg as of 31 October 2021.

Risk: Two main risks related to fixed income investing are interest rate risk and credit risk. Typically, when interest rates rise, there is a corresponding decline in the market value of bonds. Credit risk refers to the possibility that the issuer of the bond will not be able to repay the principal and make interest payments. There is no guarantee that a positive investment outcome will be achieved.