Multi Asset

BLKIX

LifePath Smart Beta 2050 Fund

Overview

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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.

The Fund’s returns between November 27, 2012 and November 17, 2016 are the returns of the Fund when it followed different investment strategies under the name “BlackRock LifePath® Active 2050 Fund.” The Fund’s returns prior to November 27, 2012 are the returns of the Fund when it followed a different glide path under the name “BlackRock Prepared Portfolio 2050.”


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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Class (Millions) as of Aug 05, 2020 $0.1 M
Size of Fund (Millions) as of Aug 05, 2020 $10.4 M
Share Class launch date Nov 27, 2012
Asset Class MultiAsset
Morningstar Category Target-Date 2050
Lipper Classification Mixed-Asset Target 2050
Benchmark Index LifePath Smart Beta 2050 Custom Benchmark
CUSIP 09257E878
Max Offer Price as of Aug 05, 2020 $9.10
Open to New Investors Yes
Turnover Percent in the Annual Report 121%

Ratings

Ratings

Lipper Leader

 
Overall Lipper Leaders ratings based on an equal-weighted average of percentile ranks for each measure over 3-, 5-, and 10-year periods (if applicable) and do not take into account the effects of sales charges for these categories (Consistent Return, Preservation, Total Return, Expense, and Tax Efficiency) as of Jun 30, 2020 out of 198, 4,694, 198, 143 and 198 Funds, respectively in Lipper's Mixed-Asset Target 2050 classification.

Holdings

Holdings

as of Jun 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
ISHS EDG MSCI USA QUL FCT ETF(USD) 16.12
ISHARES EDGE MSCI MIN VOL USA ETF 11.91
ISHS EDG MSCI USA VAL FCT ETF(USD) 11.30
ISHS EDG MSCI USA SZ FCTR ETF(USD) 10.33
ISHARES CORE MSCI EMERGING MARKETS 9.33
Name Weight (%)
ISHS EDG MSCI MINVOL EAFE ETF(USD) 7.85
ISHS EDGE MSCI INTL QUAL FACT ETF 7.67
ISHARES MSCI EAFE SMALL-CAP ETF 5.42
ISHS EDGE MSCI INTL VALUE FCTR ETF 5.32
ISHARES GLOBAL REIT ETF 4.78

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Jun 30, 2020

% of Market Value

Type Fund
Allocation subject to change
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.

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Matthew O’Hara
Co-Head of LifePath

   

Andrew Ang
Head of Factor Investing Strategies

   

Ked Hogan
Head of Investments for BlackRock’s Factor-Based Strategies Group

  

Portfolio Manager

Literature

Literature

 

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