iShares Canada Opens the Market

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Warren Collier, Managing Director, Head of the Canadian iShares Business, BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited joined Amelia Nedovich, Head, Business Development, Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) and Structured Products, TMX Group to open the market to launch four new funds: iShares S&P U.S. Mid-Cap Index ETF (XMC), iShares S&P U.S. Mid-Cap Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) (XMH), iShares Conservative Strategic Fixed Income ETF (XSE) and iShares Conservative Short Term Strategic Fixed Income ETF (XSC). iShares Funds are managed by BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited. BlackRock provides investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. As of July 31, 2015, BlackRock has 102 ETFs listed on TSX, with a combined market cap of almost $54 billion. XMC & XMH commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on August 10, 2015 and XSE & XSC commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on September 10, 2015. For more information please visit www.blackrock.com

SOURCE TMX Group Limited

Image with caption: "Warren Collier, Managing Director, Head of the Canadian iShares Business, BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited joined Amelia Nedovich, Head, Business Development, Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) and Structured Products, TMX Group to open the market to launch four new funds: iShares S&P U.S. Mid-Cap Index ETF (XMC), iShares S&P U.S. Mid-Cap Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) (XMH), iShares Conservative Strategic Fixed Income ETF (XSE) and iShares Conservative Short Term Strategic Fixed Income ETF (XSC). iShares Funds are managed by BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited. BlackRock provides investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. As of July 31, 2015, BlackRock has 102 ETFs listed on TSX, with a combined market cap of almost $54 billion. XMC & XMH commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on August 10, 2015 and XSE & XSC commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on September 10, 2015. For more information please visit www.blackrock.com (CNW Group/TMX Group Limited)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20150915_C5882_PHOTO_EN_497404.jpg

For further information: please visit www.blackrock.com


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