Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) company, and a leading market for exchange-traded product (ETP) trading globally, today welcomed two new iShares fixed income funds to the Bats ETF Marketplace.
The iShares 5-10 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (Bats: MLQD), and iShares 10+ Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (Bats: LLQD), complete the iShares suite of low-cost investment grade corporate bond ETFs designed to help investors manage interest rate risk by targeting one of the three major sections of the yield curve.
MLQD and LLQD begin trading today, each with an expense ratio of 0.06%.
Year-to-date, Bats has welcomed 95 ETFs to its U.S. market. In the second quarter of 2017, Bats welcomed a total of 26 ETFs to the Bats ETF Marketplace, and year-to-date has won 36 percent of all new U.S. ETF listings. There are now 227 ETFs listed on Bats ETF Marketplace, from 40 different issuers.