Credit without boundaries
BlackRock Credit Strategies Fund

Credit without boundaries

Yields are at all-time lows. The BlackRock Credit Strategies Fund (CREDX) invests beyond public credit and taps into private credit with the goal of producing high, consistent income. Unlock your credit potential with CREDX.

Seek to solve the income problem for your clients

Navigate fluctuating credit markets through CREDX.
Access to private markets
Access to private markets
Access to private deals, with a focus on middle market direct lending, means the potential to amplify your clients’ income.
Convenience of a mutual fund
Convenience of a mutual fund
Get the advantages of both worlds: the opportunity to access private credit1 combined with the accessibility of interval funds—a mutual fund structure.
Managed by Blackrock’s Global Co-head of Credit
Managed by Blackrock’s Global Co-Head of Credit
CREDX unlocks opportunities for James Keenan, BlackRock’s Co-Head of Credit, to work with a global team to seek higher returns in today’s yield-starved world.
Navigating greater uncertainty
We believe more dispersion is ahead and that credit selection will grow in importance and drive more differentiated outcomes. Taking advantage of opportunities across both public and private credit markets can, in our view, create more significant investment opportunities.
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Credit without boundaries

Asset allocation

Source: BlackRock. Data as of 6/30/21 and subject to change. Exposures reflect market value as % of net asset value.

CREDX invests in private credit, which standard daily-liquid mutual funds are not able to access, with the flexibility to adapt based on market conditions.

Targets high, attractive yield

Yield breakdown

Source: BlackRock. Data as of 6/30/21 and subject to change. Reflects nominal yield of the Fund breakdown as % of net asset value.

Private credit can provide a meaningful yield premium, with nearly half of the fund currently yielding more than 5%.

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