Ivy High Income Opportunities Fund:IVH

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    As of 7/3/2022. NAV as of 7/1/2022.

    52 Wk Avg$13.47$14.58-7.73%
    52 Wk High$14.34$15.07-4.37%
    52 Wk Low$10.13$11.62-13.40%
    Regular Distribution TypeIncome Only
    Distribution Rate8.51%
    Distribution Amount$0.0700
    Distribution FrequencyMonthly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The Fund’s investment objective is to seek to provide total return through a combination of a high level of current income and capital appreciation. The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in a portfolio of high yield corporate bonds of varying maturities and other fixed income instruments of predominantly corporate issuers, including secured and unsecured loan assignments, loan participations and other loan instruments (“Loans”).

    Capital Structure

    As of 7/3/2022

    Total Investment Exposure:$279.878M
    Total Common Assets:$192.878M
    Common Shares Outstanding:16,570,235

    As of 7/1/2022

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Total Debt (USD): $87.000M
    Regulatory Leverage (USD): $87.000M
    Effective Leverage (USD): $87.000M
    Effective Leverage (%): 31.09%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 9/30/2021

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.36%
    Other Expenses:0.15%
    Baseline Expense: N/A
    Interest Expense:0.31%
    Total: 1.82%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    Ivy Funds

    Portfolio Managers
    Adam H. Brown, John P. McCarthy, William M. Nelson

    Category: Fixed Income - Taxable-High Yield
    Ticker: IVH
    NAV Ticker: XIVHX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 60,292
    Average Daily Volume (USD): $0.781M
    Inception Date: 5/29/2013
    Inception Share Price: $20.00
    Inception NAV: $19.06
    Tender Offer: No
    Term: No
    Fiscal Year End: September 30
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    As of 7/3/2022

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Distribution History

    Enter declared start and end dates to display distribution history below. Income, Long Gain, Short Gain and ROC breakdowns will only be shown for the past year.

    Declared Date Payable Date Ex Date Distrib Amount Income Long Gain Short Gain ROC

    *Indicates a Special Distribution: A distribution disbursed in addition to the normal distributions paid out by the company.

    Key Information Regarding Distributions
    Avg. Earnings Per Share:
    As of 3/31/2022
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 7/3/2022
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 7/3/2022
    Avg. Portfolio Coupon:
    As of 7/3/2022
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 7/3/2022

    Pricing Information

    Premium/Discount Information
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Premium/Discount Information

    As of 7/4/2022

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month-8.79%
    1 Year-7.73%
    3 Year-9.62%
    5 Year-9.47%

    As of 7/4/2022

    3 Month0.24
    6 Month-0.57
    1 Year-1.24
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount


    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 6/30/2022
    Category: Morningstar US CEF High Yield

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Annualized Total Returns

    Returns for periods less than one year are cumulative rather than annualized

    As of 6/30/2022
    Category: Morningstar US CEF High Yield

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Average Coupon:
    As of 7/1/2022
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 5/31/2022
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 9/30/2021
    Average Bond Price:
    As of 5/31/2022
    Asset Allocation

    As of 5/31/2022

    Top Sectors

    As of 5/31/2022

    Corporate (Super Sector)123.62%
    Corporate Bond102.44%
    Bank Loan20.14%
    Cash Equivalents (Super Sector)15.27%
    Cash Equivalents15.27%
    Municipal (Super Sector)1.14%
    Consumer Cyclical1.07%
    Cyclical (Super Sector)1.07%
    Sensitive (Super Sector)0.85%
    State Allocation

    As of 5/31/2022

    State% Portfolio
    Puerto Rico0.37%
    Top Holdings

    As of 5/31/2022

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corp Bd ETF$5.80M2.85%
    Altice France Holdings S A 10.5%$4.51M2.21%
    Royal Caribbean Group 5.5%$4.29M2.10%
    CSC Holdings, LLC 5.75%$3.75M1.84%
    Form Technologies Llc$3.52M1.73%
    Amynta Agency Borrower Inc$3.18M1.56%
    PBF Holding Company LLC and PBF Finance Corp. 9.25%$3.14M1.54%
    Murphy Oil Corporation 6.375%$3.11M1.53%
    Occidental Petroleum Corporation 6.6%$3.08M1.51%
    Issued Debt Pershing 1$-87.00M-42.72%
    Credit Quality

    As of 5/31/2022

    Maturity Breakdown

    As of 5/31/2022

    Country Allocation

    As of 5/31/2022

    Country% Portfolio
    United States - Fixed Income101.20%
    Others - Fixed Income5.26%
    France - Fixed Income4.68%
    Germany - Fixed Income2.74%
    Canada - Fixed Income2.33%
    United Kingdom - Fixed Income1.63%
    United States - Equity1.48%
    Hong Kong - Fixed Income1.11%
    Chile - Fixed Income0.90%
    Australia - Fixed Income0.87%
    Netherlands - Fixed Income0.78%
    China - Fixed Income0.68%
    Mexico - Fixed Income0.51%
    Others - Equity0.46%
    Ireland - Fixed Income0.43%
    Israel - Fixed Income0.04%
    Italy - Fixed Income0.02%
    Japan - Fixed Income0.00%
    Singapore - Fixed Income0.00%
    Belgium - Fixed Income0.00%
    Finland - Fixed Income0.00%

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