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Company Overview of iShares plc

Company Overview

New Century House International Financial Services Centre

Street Lower

Dublin,  1


Key Executives for iShares plc

Head of Sales and Managing Director
Managing Director of Asia Pacific
Head of Investment Strategies in EMEA
Senior National Accounts Manager
Senior Director of Private Wealth Distribution - Asia ex-Japan
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

iShares plc Key Developments

iShares plc, Annual General Meeting, Aug 08, 2014

iShares plc, Annual General Meeting, Aug 08, 2014., at 10:30 GMT Standard Time. Location: Office of BlackRock, Floor 2, Block 2.

iShares plc Announces Launch of Sub-Funds

The directors of iShares plc announced the launch of the following sub-funds: iShares £Corporate Bond Interest Rate Hedged UCITS ETF; iShares $Corporate Bond Interest Rate Hedged UCITS ETF.

iShares plc Announces Board Changes

iShares plc announced that, with effect from March 31, 2013, Mr. William Roberts has resigned as non-executive Chairman of the company and Mr. Graham Bamping, Mr. John Donohoe, Mr. Liam Miley and Mr. Des Murray have resigned as non-executive directors of the company (and continue as Directors of the Manager - BlackRock Asset Management Ireland Limited). Barry O'Dwyer remains as non-executive director of the company. The board announced that, with effect from March 31, 2013, Mr. Paul McNaughton has been appointed as Chairman of the company and Mr. Paul McGowan, Ms. Cora O'Donohoe and Ms. Karen Prooth have been appointed as non-executive directors of the company. Paul McGowan is a former Chairman of the Irish Funds Industry Association. He currently holds a number of non-executive directorships including Chairman of AEGON Ireland PLC and a Director of Milestone Aviation Limited. Cora O'Donohoe, aged 53 (Irish nationality, British resident): Ms O'Donohoe is a Managing Director of BlackRock. She was, until recently, head of the portfolio management team in BlackRock's Index Equity Group in Europe where she was responsible for the portfolio management teams that manage the institutional and iShares product range. She is currently involved in supporting the Index business in EMEA and represents the business in a number of areas including being responsible for the integration of the investment technology platform and product operating model. Karen Prooth is a Managing Director at BlackRock and is the Chief Operating Officer of iShares in EMEA, BlackRock's Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) business. She has over twenty years' experience in the asset management industry.

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