|Market Price||$23.15||Daily Change||$0.18||0.78%|
By pairing Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) with over-the-counter (OTC) interest rate options, IRVH offers investors the ability to potentially hedge against inflation and benefit from falling short term interest rates and/or rising long term interest rates.
IRVH is expected to exhibit low correlation with equity, real estate and fixed income markets, making it a potential diversifier within a broader portfolio.
IRVH expects to make monthly distributions with the potential for inflation-protected income.
|Total Expense Ratio||0.45%|
|Net Assets||$3.01 million|
The Global X Interest Rate Volatility & Inflation Hedge ETF (IRVH) is an actively-managed ETF designed to offer investors inflation-protected income potential while also potentially benefiting from a steepening of the yield curve and an increase in interest rate volatility. IRVH seeks to achieves its investment objective by primarily investing in, directly or indirectly, a mix of TIPS and interest rate options on the shape of the yield curve.
The value of TIPS increases with inflation, a feature that is intended to protect investors from inflation risk. However, TIPS are also highly sensitive to interest rates. By purchasing yield curve spread options, IRVH seeks to partially mitigate some of the interest rate sensitivity of TIPS, as the options are expected to benefit from a steepening of the yield curve and an increase in interest rate volatility.
The Global X Interest Rate Volatility & Inflation Hedge ETF (IRVH) seeks to hedge relative interest rate movements arising from a steepening of the U.S. interest rate curve, and to benefit from periods of market stress when interest rate volatility increases, while also providing inflation-protected income.
|Primary Exchange||NYSE Arca|
|Number of Holdings||19|
|30-Day Median Bid-Ask Spread||0.48%|
|30-Day SEC Yield||-2.63%|
|Market Price||$23.15||Daily Change||$0.18||0.78%|
As of recent (12/31/22)
|Fund NAV||Market Price|
Performance is shown on a total return basis (i.e., with gross income reinvested, where applicable). Cumulative return is the aggregate amount that an investment has gained or lost over time. Annualized return is the average return gained or lost by an investment each year over a given time period.
The performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost and current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. High short-term performance, when observed, is unusual and investors should not expect such performance to be repeated.
|Net Assets (%)||Ticker||Name||SEDOL||Market Price ($)||Shares Held||Market Value ($)|
|18.37||U.S. TIPS 0-7/8% 01/15/29||BJB9TW3||1.16||475,000||552,302.42|
|12.75||U.S. TIPS 0-1/8% 4/15/26||BMG87G6||1.09||350,000||383,145.97|
|11.74||U.S. TIPS 0-1/8% 04/17/27||BMXW6J7||1.01||350,000||352,968.92|
|8.17||U.S. TIPS 0-1/8% 01/15/32||BPLFCC4||0.98||250,000||245,540.41|
|7.85||U.S. TIPS 0-3/4% 02/15/42||B622LB3||1.15||205,000||235,964.93|
|7.29||U.S. TIPS 1-3/4% 01/15/28||B2PB3T1||1.46||150,000||219,280.45|
|5.40||U.S. TIPS 0.125% 01/15/30||BJVB6M8||1.08||150,000||162,236.69|
|4.50||USD 2-10 07/05/24 0.345%||0.00||40,000,000||135,120.00|
|3.92||TII 0 1/8 04/15/25||BMF0417||1.12||105,000||117,955.41|
|3.20||U.S. TIPS 0-7/8% 02/15/47||BF0SHC9||1.07||90,000||96,248.23|
|2.98||U.S. TIPS 3-3/8% 04/15/32||2805872||1.99||45,000||89,543.14|
|2.46||U.S. TIPS 0-1/8% 02/15/52||BNYF3S0||0.74||100,000||74,017.63|
|2.36||USD 2-10 02/27/25 0.00||0.01||12,000,000||70,824.00|
|1.73||USD 2-10 11/07/24 0.05||0.01||10,000,000||51,890.00|
|1.66||U.S. TIPS 1.125% 01/15/33||BYZ6DQ7||1.00||50,000||49,976.73|
|0.70||U.S. TIPS 3-7/8% 04/15/29||2407096||2.10||10,000||20,985.28|
|0.68||U.S. TIPS 0-1/8% 07/15/31||BNW0365||1.03||20,000||20,528.63|
|0.63||USD 2-10 07/05/23 0.135%||0.00||20,000,000||18,840.00|
|0.36||U.S. TIPS 0-5/8% 02/15/43||B9JHJX0||1.10||10,000||10,950.08|
Diversification does not ensure a profit or guarantee against a loss. Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. TIPS can provide investors a hedge against inflation, as the inflation adjustment feature helps preserve the purchasing power of the investment. Because of this inflation adjustment feature, inflation protected bonds typically have lower yields than conventional fixed rate bonds and will likely decline in price during periods of deflation, which could result in losses. IRVH is non-diversified.
IRVH is actively managed, which could increase its transaction costs (thereby lowering its performance) and could increase the amount of taxes you owe by generating short-term gains, which may be taxed at a higher rate. The Fund is subject to increased credit and default risk, where there is an inability or unwillingness by the issuer of a fixed income security to meet its financial obligations, debt extension risk, where an issuer may exercise its right to pay principal on an obligation later than expected, as well as interest rate/maturity risk, where the value of the Fund’s fixed income assets will decline because of rising interest rates.
The Fund’s exposure to derivatives tied to interest rates subjects the Fund to greater volatility than investments in traditional securities, such as stocks and bonds. Investing in derivatives can be extremely volatile.
The Fund engages in options trading. An option is a contract sold by one party to another that gives the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy (call) or sell (put) a stock at an agreed upon price within a certain period or on a specific date. In an interest rate swap option, the Fund has the right, but not the obligation, to enter a swap contract at a future date, where the Fund pays a fixed interest rate and receives a floating interest rate. The Fund is expected to benefit from the options it holds if long-term U.S. interest rates rise during the time period in which the Fund holds the options. However, if long-term rates decrease, the Fund will lose money on the options, up to the amount invested in option premiums, and underperform an otherwise identical bond fund that had not used such options. Over-the-counter options are traded directly between counterparties rather than on a centralized exchange. Such options may trade less frequently and in limited volumes and thus exhibit more volatility and liquidity risk.
Shares of ETFs are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns. The market price returns are based on the official closing price of an ETF share or, if the official closing price isn’t available, the midpoint between the national best bid and national best offer (“NBBO”) as of the time the ETF calculates current NAV per share, and do not represent the returns you would receive if you traded shares at other times. NAVs are calculated using prices as of 4:00 PM Eastern Time. Indices are unmanaged and do not include the effect of fees, expenses or sales charges. One cannot invest directly in an index.
Carefully consider the Fund’s investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses before investing. This and other information can be found in the Fund’s summary or full prospectuses. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing.
Global X Management Company LLC serves as an advisor to Global X Funds. The Funds are distributed by SEI Investments Distribution Co. (SIDCO), which is not affiliated with Global X Management Company LLC or Mirae Asset Global Investments. Neither SIDCO, Global X nor Mirae Asset Global Investments are affiliated.