List of International Bond ETFs

Some Foreign Bond ETFs for your Portfolio

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If you are interested in investing in foreign markets, one strategy is to consider international Bond ETFs. This category of funds can be a good way to gain exposure to foreign markets, hedge foreign interest rates, or create a revenue stream in your portfolio. Once you are well-versed in these types of bond ETFs you may want to look at some of the major funds and see how they perform and react to various market conditions.

So without further ado, here is a list of international bond ETFs.

For more information for each international bond ETF on the list, click on the link for each symbol.

  • EMCB - WisdomTree Emerging Markets Corporate Bond ETF
  • EMLC - Market Vectors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF
  • FEMB - First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF ETF
  • FWDB - Madrona Forward Global Bond ETF
  • GGOV - ProShares German Sovereign/Sub-Sovereign ETF
  • GTIP - iShares Global Inflation-Linked Bond Fund
  • WIP – SPDR DB International Government Inflation Protected Bond ETF
  • EMHY - iShares Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF
  • GYHG - iShares Global HighYield Corporate Bond Fund
  • GLCB - The WisdomTree Global Corporate Bond Fund
  • HYXU - iShares Global ex USD High Yield Corporate Bond ETF
  • IHY - International High Yield Bond ETF
  • PGHY -  Power Shares Global Short Term High Yield Bond Portfolio ETF
  • EMIH - Deutsche X-trackers Emerging Markets Bond – Interest Rate Hedged ETF
  • IAGG - iShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF
  • HHYX - iShares Currency Hedged Global ex USD High Yield Bond ETF (Recently Closed)
  • GTIP - iShares Global Inflation-Linked Bond ETF (Recently Closed)
  • ITIP - iShares International Inflation-Linked Bond ETF (recently closed)
  • IJNK - SPDR Barclays International High Yield Bond ETF (recently closed)

As with any foreign ETF, it is important to understand both the risks and advantages. There are many aspects to consider such as rates, historical results and what is actually in  the fund. So be sure to conduct thorough research and if you have any questions or concerns, consult a professional such as a licensed broker or a financial advisor. Then, once ready, you have a look at some of the funds on this list of international bond ETFs, you may find the perfect fit for your investment strategy.

If you'd like to learn more about other kinds of bond ETFs, look no further than the 14 Types of Bond ETFs or check out our list of of bond ETFs

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