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Company Overview of iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF

Company Overview

iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF is an exchange traded fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. The fund is managed by BlackRock Fund Advisors. It invests in the public equity markets of Asia. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It invests in stocks of large-cap companies. The fund seeks to replicate the performance of the S&P Asia 50 Index, by using representative sampling methodology. It was formerly known as iShares Trust - iShares S&P Asia 50 Index Fund. iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF was formed on November 13, 2007 and is domiciled in the United States.

400 Howard Street

San Francisco, CA 94105

United States

Founded in 2007





Key Executives for iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF

Age: 44
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Age: 55
Chief Legal Officer and Vice President
Age: 46
Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Beta Strategies, Member of Global Executive Committee, Member of Global Operating Committee, and Member of Women’s Initiative Global Steering Committee
Age: 52
Managing Director, Head of North America Portfolio Solutions, and Portfolio Manager
Age: 46
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF Key Developments

iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF Primary Exchange Listing will Change to NASDAQ National Association of Securities Dealers Aut. Quotations from NYSE Arca

Effective February 02, 2016, iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF primary exchange listing will change to NASDAQ National Association of Securities Dealers Aut. Quotations from NYSE Arca.

iShares Asia 50 ETF Declares Distribution, Payable on Jan. 18, 2016

iShares Asia 50 ETF declared distribution of USD 0.959556 per share. Ex-date is Dec. 22, 2015, record date is Dec. 24, 2015 and payment date is Jan. 18, 2016.

iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF Approves Dividend Payable on January 22, 2014

iShares Trust - iShares Asia 50 ETF approved dividend of $0.531434 payable on January 22, 2014 with record date of December 24, 2014 and December 22, 2014.

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