3 New Bond ETFs Debut Tuesday (IHY, EMHY, EMCB)

By
Devon Layne
April 03, 2012
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The number of bond-focused ETFs increases today, as iShares brings out two new BATS-listed ETFs and Van Eck launches a new Market Vectors exchange-traded fund, according to an article on Benzinga.com.

The iShares Emerging Markets High-Yield Bond Fund (BATS: EMHY) and the iShares Global ex-USD High Yield Corporate Bond Fund (BATS HYXU) will track the Morningstar Emerging Markets High Yield Bond Index and the Markit iBoxx Global Developed Markets ex-USD High Yield Index, respectively, the article said.

Van Eck’s Market Vectors International High-Yield Bond ETF (NYSEArca: IHY) will pay monthly dividends and offers exposure to non-U.S. issues denominated in euros, U.S. and Canadian dollars, the Benzinga report said.

For more information on these funds, visit Benzinga.com.

ETF DAILY DATA

The bond funds 'HYG,' 'TLT' and 'JNK' added money on Wednesday, March 25, as total U.S.-listed ETF assets dipped just below $2.1 trillion.

A number of iShares funds, including the bond funds 'TLT' and 'HYG' paced the firm's issuer-leading inflows on Wednesday, March 25. Total U.S.-listed ETF assets meanwhile dipped to just below $2.1 trillion.

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