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As of 12/9/2013
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The PIMCO Broad U.S. Treasury Index Exchange-Traded Fund is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that aims to capture the returns of The BofA Merrill Lynch Liquid US Treasury IndexSM. The fund aims to achieve the yield, duration and capital preservation inherent in this index, while providing access to the broad Treasury yield curve with one fund rather than multiple Treasury ETFs or individual securities. The fund intends to invest in a liquid basket that includes the three most recently issued 2-year, 3-year, 5-year, 7-year, 10-year, and 30-year U.S. Treasury notes and bonds (including the on-the-run issues, which are the most recent issues in these maturities). These typically offer better liquidity than more seasoned issues, potentially reducing investor transaction costs.
Dr. Bhansali is a managing director and portfolio manager in the Newport Beach office. He currently oversees PIMCO's quantitative investment portfolios. From 2000, he also headed PIMCO's firmwide analytics department. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2000, he was a proprietary trader in the fixed income trading group at Credit Suisse First Boston and in the fixed income arbitrage group at Salomon Brothers in New York. Previously, he was head of the exotic and hybrid options trading desk at Citibank in New York. He is the author of numerous scientific and financial papers and of the books "Bond Portfolio Investing and Risk Management," "Pricing and Managing Exotic and Hybrid Options," and "Fixed Income Finance: A Quantitative Approach". He has 23 years of investment experience and holds a Ph.D. in theoretical particle physics from Harvard University. He has a master's degree in physics and an undergraduate degree from the California Institute of Technology.
As of 12/6/2013
As of 12/6/2013
As of 11/30/2013
The BofA Merrill Lynch Liquid US Treasury Index is an unmanaged index that tracks the performance of the three most recently issued 2-year, 3- year, 5-year, 7-year, 10-year and 30-year U.S. Treasury notes and bonds. It is not possible to invest directly in an unmanaged index.
As of 9/30/2013
The last recorded trade price before today, often referred to as a “Closing Price” of
The SEC yield is an annualized yield based on the most recent 30 day period.