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BlackRock Emerging Markets Dividend Fund Institutional Shares (BICHX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Diversified emerging mkts
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks investment income; and- as a secondary objective- to seek capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances- the fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in dividend-paying equity securities of- or derivatives having economic characteristics similar to the dividend-paying equity securities of- companies domiciled in- or tied economically to emerging market countries. It may also invest in pre-emerging markets- also known as frontier markets- which are emerging market countries that are considered to be among the smallest- least mature and least liquid. The fund is non-diversified.


1 month+7.72% 3 years+10.97%
3 months+9.07% 5 years+4.74%
1 year+39.70% Since inception+2.17%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Diversified emerging mkts

Performance 5-yr return+4.74%+4.09%
Expense ratio8.02%1.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.360.34
Net assets$16.2M$1.7B
Average market cap$17.5B$30.7B
Average P/E13.015.3
Portfolio turnover73%73%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyBlackRock
Fund manager & tenureAlethea Leung / 0 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,000,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


International stock95.33%
U.S. stock0.00%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 4.41%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor2.57%
-- 2.49%
-- 2.44%
-- 2.37%
-- 2.33%
-- 2.24%
-- 2.19%
-- 2.18%
-- 2.07%