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How to buy the iShares Core Composite Bond ETF | A$116.28

Invest in the iShares Core Composite Bond ETF in just a few minutes.

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iShares Core Composite Bond ETF (IAF) is an exchange traded fund listed on the ASX. It opened the day at A$115.99, after a previous close of A$116.04. During the day the price has varied from a low of A$115.99 to a high of A$116.28. The latest price was A$116.28 (25-minute delay). All prices are listed in Australian Dollars.

How to buy the iShares Core Composite Bond ETF

  1. Compare online brokers. To invest in exchange traded funds (ETFs) listed in Australia, you’ll need to sign up to an ETF broker platform with access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Our table below can help you choose.
  2. Open and fund your account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
  3. Search for the iShares Core Composite Bond ETF. Find the ETF by name or ticker symbol: IAF. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the iShares Core Composite Bond ETF reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Look at today's price and weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you've invested in the iShares Core Composite Bond ETF. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how the fund performs over time

iShares Core Composite Bond ETF price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$116.28

1 week (2020-07-30) 0.26%
1 month (2020-07-09) 0.48%
3 months (2020-05-08) 0.09%
6 months (2020-02-07) 1.04%
1 year (2019-08-09) 0.08%
2 years (2018-08-09) 9.01%
3 years (2017-08-09) 9.47%
5 years (2015-08-07) 10.34%

iShares Core Composite Bond ETF unit price

Use our graph to track the performance of IAF stocks over time.

Share Trading Account Offer

IG Share Trading Offer

AUD 8

Standard brokerage - Australian shares

Share Trading Account Offer

Competitive broker fees on Australian and international shares

  • Brokerage - AU shares: From AUD 5 or 0.05%
  • Brokerage - US shares: USD 0
  • Sign-up process: Instant
  • Support - After hours: Yes
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Important: Share trading carries risk of capital loss.

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The value of your investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is no indication of future results.
Data indicated here is updated regularly
Name Product Standard brokerage fee Inactivity fee Markets
IG Share Trading
AUD 8 or
0.1%
AUD 50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares
Global shares
Forex
CFDs
Margin trading
Brokerage discount: $5 on Australian shares for active traders & $0 commission on US and global shares
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, forex and CFDs, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
Bell Direct Share Trading
AUD 15 or
0.1%
No
ASX shares
mFunds
Special offer: Free ETF trades until September 30 on Bell Direct
Bell Direct offers a one-second placement guarantee on market-to-limit ASX orders or your trade is free, plus enjoy extensive free research reports from top financial experts.
CMC Markets Stockbroking
AUD 11 or
0.1%
AUD 15 per month if you make no trades in that period
ASX shares
Global shares
Forex
CFDs
Margin trading
Options trading
mFunds
Access a broad range of investment products from Australia and overseas.
Invest in managed funds, trade shares, warrants, options and CFDs listed across the ASX, SSX and Chi-X, and other major global exchanges, including US, Canada and UK markets.
ANZ Share Investing
AUD 19.95
No
ASX shares
Global shares
Margin trading
Options trading
Earn 1 Qantas Point per AU$3 spent on brokerage fees on certain instruments.
Access Morningstar reports, company announcements and and live pricing via ANZ’s share investing platform. Available for desktop and mobile.
Westpac Online Investing Account
AUD 19.95 or
0.11%
AUD 63.50 per year on the global markets account
ASX shares
Global shares
Options trading
US shares
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Detailed fund information

In order to achieve its objective the Fund invests primarily in Investment Grade fixed income securities which reflect the minimum quality standard required to be included in the Index, and which are issued by the Australian Commonwealth Government, Australian State-Governments, Supranational and Sovereign agencies and corporate debt issues.

Disclaimer: This information should not be interpreted as an endorsement of futures, stocks, ETFs, options or any specific provider, service or offering. It should not be relied upon as investment advice or construed as providing recommendations of any kind. Futures, stocks, ETFs and options trading involves substantial risk of loss and therefore are not appropriate for all investors. Past performance is not an indication of future results. Consider your own circumstances, and obtain your own advice, before making any trades.

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