IBOXHY Markit iBoxx $ Liquid High Yield Index

The Index includes U.S. dollar-denominated high yield corporate bonds that: (i) are issued by companies domiciled in countries classified as developed markets; (ii) have an average rating of sub-investment grade; (iii) are from issuers with at least $1 billion outstanding face value; (iv) have at least $400 million of outstanding face value; (v) have an original maturity date of less than 15 years; (vi) have at least one year to maturity; and (vii) have at least one year and 6 months to maturity for new index insertions. Floating rate and convertible bonds are excluded.

As of 12/11/2015

Index Information
Provider:     Markit
Category1:  US Fixed Income
Category2:  Corporate bonds
Category3:  High yield
Country:      USA
Currency:    USD
Inception date:  11/19/2018
Backtesting data exists:  
Weighting methodology:   Market capitalization
Factsheet:  Read PDF
Number of holdings:  983  (as of 02/28/2018)

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