About the IGB ETF
The iShares IGB ETF provides diversified access to Australian government bonds with a broad range of maturities in a single fund. The IGB ETF aims to provide investors with the performance of the Bloomberg AusBond Treasury 0+ Yr IndexSM, before fees and expenses, which is designed to measure the performance of the Australian bond market and is comprised of fixed income securities issued by the Australian Treasury. The IGB ETF commenced in 2012.
IGB ETF Performance Review
Data Current To: 31/08/2021
Our review of IGB ETF
Exposure to bonds issued by the Australian Treasury
Very high quality portfolio, 100% invested in AAA rated government securities
The ETF consists of 100% fixed rate bonds and is exposed to interest rate risk
What we like about the IGB ETF
Diversified by maturity date with circa 20% of bonds with a maturity of more than 10 years as at 31 August 2021.
Things to be aware of about the IGB ETF
Low number of holdings mitigated by very high quality portfolio
IGB ETF Investment Strategy
The fund aims to provide investors with the performance of the Bloomberg AusBond Treasury 0+ Yr IndexSM, before fees and expenses. The index is designed to measure the performance of the Australian bond market and is comprised of fixed income securities issued by the Australian Treasury.
IGB ETF Share Price
What does the IGB ETF Invest In?
IGB is a Government Bond ETF.
The IGB ETF has a high quality portfolio. The ILB ETF invests in AAA-rated government securities. The low number of IGB ETF holdings is mitigated by very high quality portfolio.
IGB ETF Credit Quality
The average credit quality of the IGB ETF is AAA.
A detailed breakdown of the credit quality is expressed below.
IGB Frequently Asked Questions
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About The Issuer Of The IGB ETF: BlackRock
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