BlackRock Strengthens ETF Operating Platform by Diversifying Post-Trade Service Providers
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Championing investor progress
Since the launch of its first ETF 25 years ago, iShares has helped make investing easier and more affordable for over 24 million Americans.2 iShares led the modernization of the bond markets through the advent of fixed income ETFs, brought additional sources of return to mainstream investors through sustainable, factor and thematic ETFs, and provided investors access to international markets and institutional strategies through an array of ETFs across asset classes. As the largest ETF franchise in the
“Tens of millions of investors now choose ETFs to gain efficient and transparent access to sources of market return all around the world. Even as the ETF industry experienced record growth in 2021, ETF assets are still less than 3% of the markets they seek to access globally,4” said
Paving the way for greater scale and efficiency
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“All four providers have long-standing relationships with BlackRock and have proven track records in the post-trade servicing of funds,” says
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5 The exact funds to be determined in the coming months. Appropriate notice will be provided to shareholders of the impacted funds.