Will Long Term Treasury ETFs Continue To Soar In 2015? [Vanguard Extended Duration ETF]

iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT)

This is the most popular and liquid ETFs in the long-dated bond space with AUM of over $6.8 billion and average daily volume of 8 million shares. It tracks the Barclays Capital U.S. 20+ Year Treasury Bond Index, holdings 29 securities in its basket. The fund focuses on the top credit rating bonds (AAA) with average maturity of 27.02 years and effective duration of 17.86 years.

The product charges 15 bps in annual fees and expenses and gained 30.6% over the trailing one-year period.

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