Note: This fund in not yet available for purchase or sale.

Fund Description

The iShares Human Rights Index Fund (the "Fund") seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Human Rights Custom Index on MSCI ACWI (the "Underlying Index").

Net Expense Ratio 0.19%

Gross Expense Ratio: 0.33%*

Prospectus

Index Description – Human Rights Custom Index on MSCI ACWI

The Index aims to exclude companies that are implicated in certain serious human rights violations, or with substantial, strategic involvement with repressive regimes with poor human rights records. The selection universe for the Underlying Index is the MSCI All Country World Index. Companies are then excluded from this list based on MSCI ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) research data as of the end of January, April, July and October.

Index # of Holdings 2,461 (as of 12/31/14)

Index Total Market Cap $36.03 Trillion (as of 12/31/14)

*BlackRock Fund Advisors ("BFA"), the investment adviser to the Fund and an affiliate of BlackRock Investments, LLC, has contractually agreed to waive a portion of its managment fees through December 31, 2015.

A registration statement has been filed for the Fund and the registration statement has become effective. However, shares of the Fund are not yet available for purchase or sale. Carefully consider the iShares Funds’ investment objectives, risk factors, and charges and expenses before investing. This and other information can be found in the Fund’s prospectus, which may be obtained by clicking on the link above.

Investing involves risk, including possible loss of principal.

International investing involves risks, including risks related to foreign currency, limited liquidity, less government regulation and the possibility of substantial volatility due to adverse political, economic or other developments. These risks often are heightened for investments in emerging/ developing markets or in concentrations of single countries.

The Funds are distributed by BlackRock Investments, LLC (together with its affiliates, “BlackRock”).

The iShares Funds are not sponsored, endorsed, issued, sold or promoted by Barclays, Bloomberg Finance L.P., Cohen & Steers Capital Management, Inc., European Public Real Estate Association (“EPRA® ”), FTSE International Limited (“FTSE”), India Index Services & Products Limited, Interactive Data, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Japan Exchange Group, MSCI Inc., Markit Indices Limited, Morningstar, Inc., The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (“NAREIT”), New York Stock Exchange, Inc., Russell or S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC. None of these companies make any representation regarding the advisability of investing in the Funds. BlackRock is not affiliated with the companies listed above.


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