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BlackRocks Investing in today's world is an active, dynamic process. iShares gives investors access to the same ETFs that 9 of 10 large professional investors who use ETFs choose. iShares offers professional-quality products that can help investors navigate today's volatile markets, individual choice to help execute investment ideas with insights and support, and responsible innovation to make investing clear, fair and efficient. What's more, iShares is backed by the experience and expertise of BlackRock, an advisor to many of the world's largest companies and governments on managing risks and understanding capital markets.

Source: 90% of all institutional investors (pensions, foundations and endowments; asset managers; insurance companies; and investment advisors) surveyed in the 2013 U.S. Exchange Traded Funds Study by Greenwich Associates used iShares ETFs. Survey included 176 institutional investors already using ETFs, interviewed 2/13-4/13.
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Bloomberg
Bloomberg Indexes offers a fresh perspective on the traditional world of indexing, with global, independent and broadly available indexes that meet the needs of investors and product issuers. The indexes offer an opportunity to access Bloomberg's world-class data, technology and broad distribution across our media and desktop properties. Whether it's structured products, derivatives or exchange-traded products, Bloomberg Indexes can partner with you to create index-linked solutions for your clients.


Guggenheim
Guggenheim Investments offers investors a broad range of ETFs—domestic and international equity, fixed-income and currency—to provide the core building blocks for portfolios, access to hard-to-reach market segments, as well as targeted investment choices. As the eighth-largest U.S. ETF provider, with approximately $12 billion in assets,* Guggenheim Investments seeks to be a go-to source for strong, actionable ideas to the marketplace. With a history of purposeful innovation, including many industry "firsts," Guggenheim Investments delivers what we believe are distinct and relevant strategies for institutional investors, private wealth advisors and the clients they serve. For more information, visit guggenheiminvestments.com.


MarketVectors
Market Vectors exchange-traded products have been offered since 2006 and span many asset classes, including equities, fixed income (municipal and international bonds) and currency markets. The Market Vectors family is currently the fifth largest ETF family in the U.S. and the eighth largest worldwide.

Market Vectors ETFs are distributed by Van Eck Global. Founded in 1955, Van Eck Global was among the first U.S. money managers helping investors achieve greater diversification through global investing. Headquartered in New York City, Van Eck has a network of offices worldwide, including offices in Germany, Spain, Switzerland and Shanghai, China.


Nasdaqomx
NASDAQ OMX Global Indexes has been creating innovative, market-leading, transparent indexes since 1971. Today, our index offering spans geographies and asset classes and includes diverse families such as the Global, Dividend and Income, Fixed Income (including the NASDAQ BulletShares Indexes), Nordic, Green Economy, Sharia and Commodity Indexes. We continuously offer new opportunities for financial product sponsors across a wide spectrum of investable products, and for asset managers and RIAs to measure risk and performance. NASDAQ OMX Global Indexes also provides custom index services and design solutions to selected financial organizations. For more information, visit www.nasdaqomx.com/indexes.
Pimco
PIMCO is an institutional asset manager and industry thought leader specializing in global investment solutions across a range of asset classes. Founded in 1971, the firm now has over 2,300 dedicated professionals, and manages $2.04 trillion in assets, including $1.67 trillion in third-party client assets as of March 31, 2013. PIMCO's wide range of clients includes 65% of the Fortune 100 as of May 2013.



SSgA
Launched by World Gold Trust Services and State Street Global Advisors in 2004, SPDR® Gold Shares was the first U.S. commodity-based exchanged-traded security and quickly emerged as one of the fastest-growing exchange-traded funds. SPDR Gold Shares offer investors an innovative, cost-efficient and secure way to access the gold market and is listed on the NYSE Arca (Ticker: GLD). State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), a global exchange-traded funds pioneer, is the investment management arm of State Street Corporation. Today, SSgA represents 118 domestic and 64 international exchange-traded funds, with approximately $353 billion in total assets in our SPDR® ETF family.¹

¹As of March 29, 2013. This AUM includes the assets of the SPDR Gold Trust (approx. $62.7 billion as of March 29, 2013), for which State Street Global Markets LLC, an affiliate of State Street Global Advisors, serves as the marketing agent.



StateStreetCorportation
State Street helps you identify opportunities and mitigate challenges, making your company more effective and resilient. With $25.7 trillion in assets under custody and administration, and $2.1 trillion in assets under management,* we serve clients in more than 100 markets. We offer a flexible suite of services that spans the investment spectrum, including investment management, investment research and trading, and investment servicing. Our investment servicing business, State Street Global Services, provides the essential financial infrastructure for delivering effective investment servicing solutions globally. Our capabilities in asset servicing, operations outsourcing and analytics enable you to manage operational risk—across all major markets.

*This AUM includes the assets of the SPDR Gold Trust (approx. $37 billion as of June 30, 2013), for which State Street Global Markets LLC, an affiliate of State Street Global Advisors, serves as the marketing agent.


Vanguard
Vanguard Since its beginning in 1975, Vanguard has grown to become one of the world's largest investment management companies, with almost $2.20 trillion in U.S. fund assets as of April 30, 2013. Vanguard provides an extensive array of investment products, including a full range of low-cost ETFs and mutual funds designed to help financial advisors grow and preserve the wealth of their clients. In addition to our many investments and client-focused services, our commitment to financial advisors includes innovative practice management solutions that can help advisors attract and retain clients, build their practices, and enhance their professional development. Connect with Vanguard® at advisors.vanguard.com or 800-997-2798.


WisdomTree
WisdomTree launched its first ETFs in June 2006, and is currently the industry's sixth-largest ETF provider. WisdomTree sponsors 47 distinct ETFs that span asset classes and countries around the world. Categories include: U.S. and International Equity, Currency, Fixed Income and Alternatives. WisdomTree pioneered the concept of fundamentally weighted ETFs and active ETFs, and is currently an industry leader in both categories (as measured by assets under management.) WisdomTree is the only publicly traded asset manager exclusively focused on the ETF industry.

The WisdomTree common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the ticker: WETF.

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