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MVIS Emerging Markets Aggregate Bond Index

Index Report — October 2020

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The index at a glance

The MVIS Emerging Markets Aggregate Bond Index (MVEMAG) tracks the performance of emerging markets sovereign bonds and corporate bonds denominated in USD, EUR or local currencies.

The index is a unique 'one stop' index benchmark for emerging market debt and the first index that includes investment-grade and below investment-grade bonds of the four major categories of emerging markets bonds.

Each of the four categories is also tracked separately by one of the four sub-indices derived from MVEMAG:

  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond Index (USD&EUR) – Symbol: MVEMCD
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond Index (local FX) – Symbol: MVEMCL
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond Index (USD&EUR) – Symbol: MVEMSD
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond Index (local FX) – Symbol: MVEMSL

The indices are calculated as total return indices and are reviewed monthly. Base dates 31 Dec 2010. Base values: 1000.

Index Statistics

Symbol MVEMAG MVEMCD MVEMCL MVEMSD MVEMSL
Bonds 6,856 4,712 184 1,274 686
Issuers 1,043 911 53 82 31
MCap (bn USD) 4,487 3,349 107 2,224 3,295
Weight 100.00% 68.73% 2.68% 18.58% 10.01%
Average Coupon 5.22% 5.00% 6.24% 4.73% 6.09%
Average Yield to Maturity 4.01% 4.14% 5.38% 3.57% 4.17%
Yield to Worst 3.96% 4.02% 5.28% 3.56% 4.17%
Average Years to Maturity 10.09 9.54 6.48 13.26 8.94
Average Modified Duration 6.61 5.96 4.27 8.57 6.17

All data as of 31 October 2020

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Exposure to the Four Major Categories of EM Bonds

Performance

  • MVEMAG vs. MVEMCL and MVEMCD (1 Year)
  • MVEMAG vs. MVEMCL and MVEMCD (All Time)
  • MVEMAG vs. MVEMSL and MVEMSD (1 Year)
  • MVEMAG vs. MVEMSL and MVEMSD (All Time)
Period MVEMAG MVEMCD MVEMCL MVEMSD MVEMSL
Year-to-Date -0.29% 3.01% -4.16% 1.23% -4.29%
1 Month 0.48% 0.34% 1.22% 0.18% 0.81%
3 Months -0.52% 0.56% 0.89% -0.79% -1.48%
1 Year 1.69% 4.65% -1.05% 2.91% -1.88%
3 Years 12.70% 14.74% 12.26% 13.66% 9.56%
All Time 92.03% 122.42% 41.15% 123.91% 54.89%

All data as of 31 October 2020

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EM Asset Class Continues to Grow

Country Weights

MVIS EM Aggregate Bond Index - MVEMAG

Country Weight
 
Mexico 9.55%
 
Brazil 8.13%
 
Indonesia 6.99%
 
Russia 5.90%
 
Malaysia 4.80%
 
Thailand 4.38%
 
China 4.24%
 
South Africa 4.06%
 
United Arab Emirates 3.95%
 
Israel 3.53%
 
Others 44.48%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMCD

    Country Weight
     
    Mexico 10.10%
     
    Brazil 10.03%
     
    China 9.95%
     
    Hong Kong 8.72%
     
    United Arab Emirates 7.21%
     
    Russia 6.49%
     
    India 5.54%
     
    Indonesia 4.62%
     
    Chile 4.54%
     
    Saudi Arabia 2.97%
     
    Others 29.84%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (local FX) - MVEMCL

    Country Weight
     
    Mexico 10.59%
     
    South Africa 10.56%
     
    Thailand 10.13%
     
    China 10.04%
     
    Colombia 9.93%
     
    Peru 9.83%
     
    Russia 9.63%
     
    Malaysia 9.57%
     
    Brazil 6.62%
     
    United Arab Emirates 5.65%
     
    Others 7.43%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMSD

    Country Weight
     
    Saudi Arabia 7.87%
     
    Mexico 7.39%
     
    Indonesia 6.15%
     
    Turkey 6.11%
     
    Qatar 5.24%
     
    United Arab Emirates 4.80%
     
    Romania 3.95%
     
    Russia 3.84%
     
    Brazil 3.35%
     
    Egypt 3.13%
     
    Others 48.16%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (local FX) - MVEMSL

    Country Weight
     
    Mexico 10.41%
     
    Indonesia 10.21%
     
    Thailand 10.06%
     
    Malaysia 9.96%
     
    Brazil 9.47%
     
    Poland 7.65%
     
    South Africa 7.25%
     
    Russia 6.56%
     
    Israel 5.14%
     
    Colombia 4.12%
     
    Others 19.18%

All data as of 31 October 2020

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Growing Significance of both Local Currency Sovereign Bonds and Hard Currency Corporate Bonds

Sector Weights

MVIS EM Aggregate Bond Index - MVEMAG

Sector Weight
 
Government 61.49%
 
Financial 13.32%
 
Energy 8.09%
 
Basic Materials 4.49%
 
Utilities 4.03%
 
Consumer - Non-cyclical 2.65%
 
Communications 2.36%
 
Industrial 1.96%
 
Consumer - Cyclical 0.92%
 
Diversified 0.64%
 
Technology 0.05%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMCD

    Sector Weight
     
    Financial 34.29%
     
    Energy 21.43%
     
    Basic Materials 11.98%
     
    Utilities 10.10%
     
    Consumer - Non-cyclical 6.79%
     
    Communications 6.13%
     
    Industrial 5.11%
     
    Consumer - Cyclical 2.40%
     
    Diversified 1.65%
     
    Technology 0.14%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (local FX) - MVEMCL

    Sector Weight
     
    Financial 44.02%
     
    Utilities 22.27%
     
    Consumer - Non-cyclical 9.55%
     
    Energy 8.00%
     
    Communications 6.24%
     
    Industrial 4.47%
     
    Diversified 1.99%
     
    Consumer - Cyclical 1.81%
     
    Basic Materials 1.64%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMSD

    Sector Weight
     
    Government 100.00%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (local FX) - MVEMSL

    Sector Weight
     
    Government 100.00%

All data as of 31 October 2020

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Value for Risk

Currency Weights

MVIS EM Aggregate Bond Index - MVEMAG

Currency Weight
 
US Dollar (USD) 55.75%
 
Euro (EUR) 6.35%
 
Mexican Peso (MXN) 3.95%
 
Thai Baht (THB) 3.81%
 
Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) 3.77%
 
Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) 3.75%
 
Brazilian Real (BRL) 3.56%
 
Polish Zloty (PLN) 2.81%
 
South African Rand (ZAR) 2.79%
 
Russian Ruble (RUB) 2.52%
 
Others 10.95%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMCD

    Currency Weight
     
    US Dollar (USD) 94.29%
     
    Euro (EUR) 5.71%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (local FX) - MVEMCL

    Currency Weight
     
    Mexican Peso (MXN) 10.59%
     
    South African Rand (ZAR) 10.56%
     
    Thai Baht (THB) 10.13%
     
    Colombian Peso (COP) 9.93%
     
    Peruvian Nuevo Sol (PEN) 9.83%
     
    Russian Ruble (RUB) 9.63%
     
    Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) 9.57%
     
    Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) 7.98%
     
    Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY) 7.71%
     
    Brazilian Real (BRL) 6.62%
     
    Others 7.43%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMSD

    Currency Weight
     
    US Dollar (USD) 82.99%
     
    Euro (EUR) 17.01%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (local FX) - MVEMSL

    Currency Weight
     
    Mexican Peso (MXN) 10.41%
     
    Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) 10.21%
     
    Thai Baht (THB) 10.06%
     
    Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) 9.96%
     
    Brazilian Real (BRL) 9.47%
     
    Polish Zloty (PLN) 7.65%
     
    South African Rand (ZAR) 7.25%
     
    Russian Ruble (RUB) 6.56%
     
    Israeli Shekel (ILS) 5.14%
     
    Colombian Peso (COP) 4.12%
     
    Others 19.18%

All data as of 31 October 2020

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Emerging Markets are not a Single Asset Class

Maturity Breakdown

MVIS EM Aggregate Bond Index - MVEMAG

Maturity Weight
0 - 1 Year 0.98%
1 - 5 Years 38.06%
5 - 10 Years 31.38%
10 - 15 Years 7.80%
15+ Years 21.77%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMCD

    Maturity Weight
    0 - 1 Year 0.74%
    1 - 5 Years 45.73%
    5 - 10 Years 30.04%
    10 - 15 Years 2.68%
    15+ Years 20.82%
  • MVIS EM Corporate Bond (local FX) - MVEMCL

    Maturity Weight
    0 - 1 Year 0.00%
    1 - 5 Years 53.47%
    5 - 10 Years 29.61%
    10 - 15 Years 10.00%
    15+ Years 6.92%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (USD&EUR) - MVEMSD

    Maturity Weight
    0 - 1 Year 0.64%
    1 - 5 Years 24.86%
    5 - 10 Years 32.88%
    10 - 15 Years 8.94%
    15+ Years 32.69%
  • MVIS EM Sovereign Bond (local FX) - MVEMSL

    Maturity Weight
    0 - 1 Year 1.49%
    1 - 5 Years 38.68%
    5 - 10 Years 31.80%
    10 - 15 Years 12.17%
    15+ Years 15.86%

All data as of 31 October 2020

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All-in-One Choice, No Assembly Required

Top Components

  • MVIS Emerging Markets Aggregate Bond Index – MVEMAG
     
    Bond Country Coupon Maturity Weight
    BRAZIL NOTAS DO TESOURO NACION BR 10.00% 1 Jan 2023 0.57%
    SOUTH AFRICA GOVERNMENT BOND ZA 10.50% 21 Dec 2026 0.55%
    NOTA DO TESOURO NACIONAL BR 10.00% 1 Jan 2025 0.48%
    LETRA TESOURO NACIONAL BR 0.00% 1 Jan 2024 0.42%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 8.50% 31 May 2029 0.39%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 7.50% 3 Jun 2027 0.37%
    LETRA TESOURO NACIONAL BR 0.00% 1 Jul 2023 0.37%
    NOTA DO TESOURO NACIONAL BR 10.00% 1 Jan 2027 0.37%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 10.00% 5 Dec 2024 0.35%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 6.50% 9 Jun 2022 0.35%
    REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA ZA 8.00% 31 Jan 2030 0.34%
    LETRA TESOURO NACIONAL BR 0.00% 1 Oct 2021 0.32%
    Subtotal - - - 4.88%
  • MVIS Emerging Markets Corporate Bond (USD&EUR) Index – MVEMCD
     
    Bond Country Coupon Maturity Weight
    PETROLEOS MEXICANOS MX 7.69% 23 Jan 2050 0.43%
    PETROLEOS MEXICANOS MX 6.50% 13 Mar 2027 0.32%
    PETROBRAS GLOBAL FINANCE BR 5.09% 15 Jan 2030 0.32%
    SAUDI ARABIAN OIL CO SA 4.38% 16 Apr 2049 0.30%
    PETROLEOS MEXICANOS MX 6.75% 21 Sep 2047 0.30%
    PETRONAS CAPITAL LTD MY 4.55% 21 Apr 2050 0.29%
    SAUDI ARABIAN OIL CO SA 4.25% 16 Apr 2039 0.29%
    SAUDI ARABIAN OIL CO SA 3.50% 16 Apr 2029 0.28%
    BANK OF CHINA HONG KONG HK 5.90% 31 Dec 2049 0.27%
    TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS NE IL 3.15% 1 Oct 2026 0.26%
    PETROLEOS MEXICANOS MX 6.84% 23 Jan 2030 0.25%
    1MDB GLOBAL INVESTMENTS MY 4.40% 9 Mar 2023 0.25%
    Subtotal - - - 3.56%
  • MVIS Emerging Markets Corporate Bond (local FX) Index – MVEMCL
     
    Bond Country Coupon Maturity Weight
    EMPRESAS PUBLIC MEDELLIN CO 8.38% 8 Nov 2027 7.44%
    SWISS INSURED BR 9.85% 16 Jul 2032 6.62%
    FIRST ABU DHABI BANK AE 3.40% 18 Aug 2025 5.65%
    BANCO DE CREDITO DEL PER PE 4.65% 17 Sep 2024 4.16%
    ZAGREBACKI HOLDING DOO HR 3.88% 15 Jul 2023 3.90%
    HDFC BANK IN 8.10% 22 Mar 2025 3.54%
    ALICORP SAA PE 6.88% 17 Apr 2027 2.97%
    EXPORT-IMPORT BANK CHINA CN 2.70% 12 Mar 2024 2.90%
    SBERBANK RUSSIA RU 7.60% 2 Feb 2022 2.85%
    TELEFONICA DEL PERU S.A. PE 7.38% 10 Apr 2027 2.70%
    ESKOM HOLDINGS SOC LTD ZA 7.85% 2 Apr 2026 2.64%
    BK OF COMMUNICATIONS/HK CN 2.85% 21 Mar 2024 2.54%
    Subtotal - - - 47.91%
  • MVIS Emerging Markets Sovereign Bond (USD&EUR) Index – MVEMSD
     
    Bond Country Coupon Maturity Weight
    RUSSIAN FEDERATION RU 5.25% 23 Jun 2047 0.84%
    QATAR QA 5.10% 23 Apr 2048 0.74%
    STATE OF QATAR QA 4.82% 14 Mar 2049 0.72%
    SAUDI INTERNATIONAL B SA 4.50% 26 Oct 2046 0.69%
    STATE OF QATAR QA 4.40% 16 Apr 2050 0.57%
    SAUDI INTERNATIONAL B SA 3.25% 26 Oct 2026 0.54%
    STATE OF ISRAEL IL 3.80% 13 May 2060 0.52%
    SAUDI INTERNATIONAL B SA 2.38% 26 Oct 2021 0.50%
    SAUDI INTERNATIONAL BOND SA 3.63% 4 Mar 2028 0.50%
    SAUDI INTERNATIONAL BOND SA 4.63% 4 Oct 2047 0.49%
    URUGUAY GOVERNMENT INTERNATION UY 5.10% 18 Jun 2050 0.48%
    REPUBLIC OF COLOMBIA CO 5.00% 15 Jun 2045 0.48%
    Subtotal - - - 7.07%
  • MVIS Emerging Markets Sovereign Bond (local FX) Index – MVEMSL
     
    Bond Country Coupon Maturity Weight
    BRAZIL NOTAS DO TESOURO NACION BR 10.00% 1 Jan 2023 1.55%
    SOUTH AFRICA GOVERNMENT BOND ZA 10.50% 21 Dec 2026 1.49%
    NOTA DO TESOURO NACIONAL BR 10.00% 1 Jan 2025 1.32%
    LETRA TESOURO NACIONAL BR 0.00% 1 Jan 2024 1.16%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 8.50% 31 May 2029 1.06%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 7.50% 3 Jun 2027 1.00%
    LETRA TESOURO NACIONAL BR 0.00% 1 Jul 2023 1.00%
    NOTA DO TESOURO NACIONAL BR 10.00% 1 Jan 2027 1.00%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 10.00% 5 Dec 2024 0.96%
    MEXICAN BONOS MX 6.50% 9 Jun 2022 0.94%
    REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA ZA 8.00% 31 Jan 2030 0.92%
    LETRA TESOURO NACIONAL BR 0.00% 1 Oct 2021 0.88%
    Subtotal - - - 13.28%

All data as of 31 October 2020

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Attractive Yield Potential

Symbols

Index Symbol ISIN WKN SEDOL Bloomberg Reuters Telekurs
MVIS EM Aggregate Bond Index MVEMAG DE000SLA2EM6 SLA2EM B8YQ2Y7 MVEMAG .MVEMAG CH22774693
MVIS EM Corporate Bond Index (USD&EUR) MVEMCD DE000SLA4EP5 SLA4EP BD4TM63 MVEMCD .MVEMCD CH22774474
MVIS EM Corporate Bond Index (local FX) MVEMCL DE000SLA4EQ3 SLA4EQ BD4TM74 MVEMCL .MVEMCL CH22774689
MVIS EM Sovereign Bond Index (USD&EUR) MVEMSD DE000SLA4EM2 SLA4EM BD4TM41 MVEMSD .MVEMSD CH22776679
MVIS EM Sovereign Bond Index (local FX) MVEMSL DE000SLA4EN0 SLA4EN BD4TM52 MVEMSL .MVEMSL CH22774680


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