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BWX SPDR® Barclays International Trs Bd ETF

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Fund BWX SPDR® Barclays International Trs Bd ETF IHY VanEck Vectors Intl Hi Yld Bd ETF  
100% 87%
Annual Fees
(0.50% Exp. Ratio)
(0.40% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 1.83% annual return
$14,803.46 $15,256.37
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$452.90
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 10.78%
3 YR 0.44%
5 YR 0.75%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 12.18%
3 YR 2.94%
5 YR --
10 YR --
The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the Barclays Global Treasury Ex-US Capped Index. The fund generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index or in securities that the Adviser determines have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the economic characteristics of the securities that comprise the index. The index is designed to track the fixed-rate local currency sovereign debt of investment grade countries outside the United States. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of The BofA Merrill Lynch Global Ex-US Issuers High Yield Constrained Index. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in securities that comprise the fund's benchmark index. The index is comprised of below investment grade bonds issued by corporations located throughout the world (which may include emerging market countries) excluding the United States denominated in Euros, U.S. dollars, Canadian dollars or pound sterling and issued in the major domestic or eurobond markets.

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