BIT: Trouncing The Competition

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  • BlackRock Multi-Sector Income Trust (BIT) is a fixed income closed-end fund.
  • The fund has exhibited an extraordinary resilience in the face of the Fed tapering announcement and increased rates.
  • The fund is running negative duration via swaps.
  • BIT has trounced the vaunted PIMCO funds on a year-to-date total return basis.

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BlackRock Multi-Sector Income Trust (NYSE:BIT) is a fixed income closed-end fund with a sizable AUM of ~$700 million. The fund has very robust 3- and 5-year total returns, which are above 10%, and has exhibited an extraordinary

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