Investment Grade Bonds ETF Overview

U.S. investment-grade ETFs provide exposure to the debt of American companies rated BBB or higher. These bonds offer lower volatility and a lower yield than junk bonds. Investment-grade bond ETFs are part of the following market segments:

With 137 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Investment Grade Bonds ETFs gather total assets under management of $320.40B. The average expense ratio is 0.22%. Investment Grade Bonds ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Fixed Income

The largest Investment Grade Bonds ETF is the iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF AGG with $54.10B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Investment Grade Bonds ETF was the IBND at 18.31%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Investment Grade Bonds space was the Portfolio+ Total Bond Market ETF PPTB in 02/15/18.


IAGGiShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF1.24%
IGVTXtrackers Barclays International Treasury Bond Hedged ETF1.19%
BNDXVanguard Total International Bond ETF1.05%
BABPowerShares Taxable Municipal Bond Portfolio1.04%
BLVVanguard Long-Term Bond ETF0.92%


MMITIQ MacKay Shields Municipal Intermediate ETF-1.65%
PICBPowershares International Corporate Bond Portfolio-1.41%
BWZSPDR Bloomberg Barclays Short Term International Treasury Bond ETF-1.40%
HQBDHartford Quality Bond ETF-1.39%
IGEBiShares Edge Investment Grade Enhanced Bond ETF-1.06%

top creations

AGGiShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF2,245.50
FLOTiShares Floating Rate Bond ETF677.20
BNDVanguard Total Bond Market ETF399.33
BNDXVanguard Total International Bond ETF334.33
FLRNSPDR Bloomberg Barclays Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF331.59

top redemptions

LQDiShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF-3,234.87
MUBiShares National Muni Bond ETF-282.76
VCSHVanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF-266.11
BLVVanguard Long-Term Bond ETF-153.78
VCLTVanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF-138.18


IBDSiShares iBonds Dec 2027 Term Corporate ETF80.45%
FLTBFidelity Limited Term Bond ETF69.91%
JPSTJPMorgan Ultra-Short Income ETF54.14%
IBDInspire Corporate Bond Impact ETF49.03%
IBNDSPDR Bloomberg Barclays International Corporate Bond ETF43.32%


GIGBGoldman Sachs Access Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF-28.52%
GBFiShares Government/Credit Bond ETF-24.00%
SPLBSPDR Portfolio Long Term Corporate Bond ETF-19.49%
NUBDNuShares ESG U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF-18.04%
QLTAiShares Aaa-A Rated Corporate Bond ETF-14.89%

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