iShares USD Treasury Bond 1-3yr UCITS ETF
The investment objective of the Fund is to provide investors with a total return, taking into account both capital and income returns, which reflects the return of the ICE U.S. Treasury 1-3 Year Bond Index, the Fund's benchmark index.
The ICE U.S. Treasury 1-3 Year Bond Index measures the performance of US Dollar denominated fixed rate US Treasury bonds that have a remaining maturity of between one and three years. The Benchmark Index includes investment grade bonds issued by the US Treasury that have a minimum amount outstanding of US$300 million.
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