COVR

Covered Bond UCITS ETF
Investment Grade
category / asset class
0,19%
est. yield to maturity
As of 21/10/2020
€115,24
DAILY NAV
As of 21/10/2020
2,58%
ytd return
As of 21/10/2020

why invest in this fund

A high quality asset offering yield pick-up over government bonds

Covered Bonds are the most senior bonds of an issuer (bank or mortgage institution). The asset class offers both safe haven characteristics and a yield pick up over government bonds. Covered bonds are supported by dual recourse to both the issuing institution and a cover pool of highly quality assets.

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Portfolio Information

7,83 Years
Effective Maturity
As of 21/10/2020
4,66 Years
Effective Duration
As of 21/10/2020
0,19%
est. yield to maturity
As of 21/10/2020
AA
average quality
As of 21/10/2020

Fund Facts

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FUND DESCRIPTION

The PIMCO Covered Bond UCITS ETF aims to generate income while preserving and growing capital. The ETF will invest primarily in an actively managed diversified portfolio of covered bonds.

DAILY NAV PRICE
€115,24
As of 21/10/2020

Price

Trading Information


Trading Currency
EUR


Exchange Ticker
COVR

Settlement Period
T+2

Bloomberg ticker
COVR GY

BENCHMARK INFORMATION

Bloomberg Barclays Euro Aggregate Covered 3% Cap Index

The Bloomberg Barclays Euro Aggregate Covered 3% Cap Index (the "Index") tracks the performance of euro-denominated covered bonds. Inclusion is based on the currency denomination of the issue and not the domicile of the issuer. Qualifying securities must have an investment grade rating (based on an average of Moody's, S&P and Fitch), at least one year remaining term to final maturity, a fixed coupon schedule and a minimum amount outstanding of EUR 300 million. Index constituents are capitalization-weighted, based on their current amount outstanding, provided the total allocation to an individual issuer does not exceed 3%. It is not possible to invest directly in an unmanaged index

BENCHMARK INFORMATION
Data point name Data point value
Bloomberg Ticker BEA3TREU

The fund is considered to be actively managed in reference to the Index by virtue of the fact that the Bloomberg Barclays Euro Aggregate Covered 3% Cap Index (the "Index") is used for duration measurement and for performance comparison purposes. Certain of the fund’s securities may be components of and may have similar weightings to the Index. However, the Index is not used to define the portfolio composition of the fund or as a performance target and the fund may be wholly invested in securities which are not constituents of the Index.

BENCHMARK INFORMATION
Data point name Data point value

Security Information

As of 21/10/2020

General

ISIN IE00BF8HV717
AUM €112.596.186,05
Benchmark BBG Ticker BEA3TREU
Number of Holdings 66
Base Currency EUR
Launch Date 17 December 2013
Shares Outstanding 977.061
UK Reporting Status Yes
Registered for Distribution in Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
Exchanges Deutsche Börse Xetra
UCITS Yes
Dividend Treatment Annually

Structure

Legal Form UCITS
Replication Method Physical
Domicile Ireland
Financial Year End 31 March
Equity Ratio (Tax Information for German Investors) 0,00
Use of Income Distributed

Key Service Providers

Issuer ETF Ireland
Manager PIMCO Europe Ltd
Fund Administrator State Street Fund Services (Ireland) Limited
Depository State Street Custodial Services (Ireland) Limited
Authorized Participants Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bluefin, Commerzbank, Credit Suisse, Flow Traders, Goldenberg Hehmeyer, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Jane Street, Morgan Stanley, Nomura International PLC, Unicredit, Virtu Financial

Top Ten Exposure

As of 21/10/2020

Top Ten Exposure table

Name Coupon Weight (%)
IRS EUR 0.25000 12/15/20-10Y LCH 0,25 16,15
FIN FUT EUR-BUXL 30YR EUX 12/08/20 4,00 8,25
SUMITG SR SEC REGS 2,25 4,86
SUMITOMO MITSUI TR BK LT SEC 0,01 4,74
AMCO SPA SR UNSEC 2,63 4,63
IRS EUR -0.15000 12/15/20-5Y LCH -0,15 4,60
ABBEY NATL TREASURY SERV COVERED EMTN 5,25 4,43
FIN FUT US 5YR CBT 12/31/20 6,00 4,42
DEUTSCHLAND REP 1,25 4,41
PITCH1 5,13 4,38

Fund Managers

fund manager Kristion T. Mierau
Kristion T. Mierau
Portfolio Manager, European Covered Bonds
As of 21/10/2020

Fees and Expenses

Name Value
Management Fee 0,43%

Because the fund is an ETF, investors will typically only be able to buy or sell shares in the secondary market, on exchange. Authorized Participants who help in the creation or redemption of shares in the primary market, may face “create” or “redeem” fees (aka “entry” or “exit” fees) on the cash portion of the transaction (up to a maximum of 3.00%). These create and redeem fees are not applicable to secondary market investors. However, secondary market investors may incur brokerage and/or transaction fees in connection with their dealings. Secondary market investors may also bear the costs of bid-ask spreads; meaning the difference between the prices at which shares can be bought and sold.

Yields

0,19%
est. yield to maturity
As of 21/10/2020
1,32%
Current Yield
As of 21/10/2020
0,43%
distribution yield
As of 31/03/2020

Recent Distributions

As of 21/10/2020
Ex-Date
19/03/2020
Record Date
12/03/2020
Distribution Per Shares
0,4878
Currency
EUR

Dividends

As of 21/10/2020
Distribution Date Dist. NAV (€) Dividend Income (€) Dist. Total (€)
19/03/2020 111,04 0,487768 0,487768
14/03/2019 109,90 1,348943 1,348943
15/03/2018 109,86 0,854670 0,854670
16/03/2017 108,08 0,631074 0,631074
17/03/2016 107,51 0,800049 0,800049
19/03/2015 110,65 0,916738 0,916738
16/07/2014 104,81 0,112008 0,112008
18/06/2014 104,34 0,126533 0,126533
14/05/2014 103,52 0,118516 0,118516
16/04/2014 102,62 0,165836 0,165836
19/03/2014 101,96 0,128748 0,128748
19/02/2014 101,43 0,139079 0,139079
15/01/2014 100,27 0,074114 0,074114

Discrete Performance

As of 30/09/2020
ANNUALIZED RETURNS
Annual Returns
Sep `15 - Sep `16 Sep `16 - Sep `17 Sep `17 - Sep `18 Sep `18 - Sep `19 Sep `19 - Sep `20
Covered Bond UCITS ETF 3,99 0,78 0,22 5,16 1,23
Bloomberg Barclays Euro Aggregate Covered 3% Cap Index 3,79 -1,22 0,13 4,73 0,25
Performance - Fund vs Index 0,20 2,00 0,09 0,43 0,98
As of 30/09/2020
Portfolio Composition - Sector Allocation: Market Value
category / asset class FUND Fund ratio Bloomberg Barclays Euro Aggregate Covered 3% Cap Index Index ratio
Government Related 14,17 0,00
Securitized 0,00 0,00
Invest. Grade Credit 75,59 100,00
High Yield Credit 0,00 0,00
Emerging Markets 0,00 0,00
Municipal/Other 0,00 0,00
Net Other Short Duration Instruments 10,25 0,00
Portfolio Composition - Sector Allocation: Duration
Sector Fund Fund ratio Bloomberg Barclays Euro Aggregate Covered 3% Cap Index Index ratio
Government Related 13,46 0,00
Securitized 0,00 0,00
Invest. Grade Credit 86,48 100,00
High Yield Credit 0,00 0,00
Emerging Markets 0,00 0,00
Municipal/Other 0,00 0,00
Net Other Short Duration Instruments 0,06 0,00
As of 30/09/2020
Portfolio Composition - Maturity Distribution
Years % of Fund % of Bloomberg Barclays Euro Aggregate Covered 3% Cap Index
0-1 15,00 0,00
1-3 8,00 27,00
3-5 21,00 22,00
5-10 22,00 28,00
10-20 18,00 13,00
20+ 16,00 9,00
Effective Maturity (yrs) 8,35 -
As of 21/10/2020
Portfolio Composition - Credit Rating: S&P
Quality MV (%) Fund percent
A1/P1 2,11
Below A1/P1 0,00
AAA 53,98
AA 25,23
A 9,78
BAA 8,90
BB 0,00
B 0,00
Below B 0,00

interest rate exposures

As of 30/09/2020
exposure FUND index
Effective Duration 4,70 5,03
Bull Market Duration 4,34 5,06
Bear Market Duration 5,05 5,00
Total Curve Duration 0,03 N/A

sector exposures

As of 30/09/2020
exposure FUND index
Mortgage Spread Duration 0,00 0,00
Corporate Spread Duration 0,02 0,00
Emerging Markets Spread Duration 0,12 0,04

country exposure breakdown

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Important information


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