2 / 5 Stars
5 5 1 1 2
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
#18 in Emerging Markets Bond
U.S. News evaluated 91 Emerging Markets Bond Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned -6.11 percent over the past year, 4.66 percent over the past three years, and 11.50 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 11.30.2013|
|Year to date||-8.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||4.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||11.5%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks maximum long term total return. The fund invests primarily in a global portfolio of fixed income securities and derivatives of any maturity of issuers located in emerging markets that may be denominated in any currency (on a hedged or un-hedged basis). Emerging markets include, but are not limited to, countries that are included in the J.P. Morgan GBI-EM Global Diversified Index. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
BlackRock Emerging Market Local Debt Portfolio has an expense ratio of 1.25 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.