iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF

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The iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF delivers ultra-short term U.S. debt securities in an efficient and accessible market. As it can provide a targeted access to a specific segment of the U.S. Treasury market, this fund can be utilized to customize your exposure to Treasuries. SHV tracks the investment results of the U.S. Treasury market as defined by the Barclays Capital Short U.S. Treasury Index, a benchmark which includes all publicly issued U.S. Treasury securities that have a remaining maturity of between 1 and 12 months and are rated investment grade. This Fund is extremely light on both interest rate risk and credit risk, and as such will generally deliver a very low expected return.