Who we are

Engineered for tomorrow

At BlackRock, we strive to help investors build sound financial futures. That’s why we offer iShares ETFs, a flexible and low-cost way to tap into the potential of the market.

By channeling strategic thinking and expertise into a robust offering of investment funds, iShares aims to make wealth-building easier, more efficient, and more rewarding for all investors.

Capital at risk. The value of investments and the income from them can fall as well as rise and are not guaranteed. You may not get back the amount originally invested.

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Driving financial progress

Championing investor progress has been at the heart of our mission from the very beginning—relentlessly pursuing better ways to invest. Our investors would never settle for the status quo and neither do we.

With more than twenty years of ETF experience, a global line-up of 800+ exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and $1.9 trillion in assets under management,1 iShares continually strives to unlock new opportunities for our investors.

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A range of strategies

Our wide range of ETFs—from stocks, to bonds and other exposures —offer a smart, tax-efficient way to realize your investment ideas.

Whether you’re building the core of your portfolio or looking for a way to minimize risk, iShares makes it easy to invest. 


Tax treatment depends on the individual circumstances of each client and may be subject to change in the future.

Built to the highest standards

At iShares, we take pride in the engineering and quality of our ETFs—and our ability to provide high-value investments at a fair cost.

Through rigorous monitoring of the markets, we continuously search for opportunities in an ever-changing world, offering unique insights and expertise every step of the way.


Always pushing beyond

iShares ETFs offer a bold new frontier for growth potential. We will never stop developing, refining and taking advantage of new opportunities to help propel you along your journey as an investor.

“At BlackRock, we have an opportunity, a responsibility even, to make a positive difference to society.” 

Larry Fink, Chairman and CEO, BlackRock

1 As of 3/31/19