BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited has announced the launch of four new funds in the iShares Core.

Fund name Ticker Management fee Description
iShares Core S&P U.S. Total Market Index ETF XUU 0.10% The fund provides   long-term capital growth by replicating the performance of the S&P Total Market Index net of expenses and offers exposure to U.S. large-, mid-, small-, and micro-capitalized companies.
iShares Core S&P U.S. Total Market Index ETF XUH 0.10% Like XUU, the fund offers exposure to U.S. large-, mid-, small-, and micro-capitalized companies.
iShares Core MSCI All Country World ex Canada Index ETF XAW 0.20% The fund provides   long-term capital growth by replicating the performance of the MSCI ACWI ex Canada IMI Index net of expenses, and provides access to large-, mid- and small-cap across 22 developed markets countries (excluding Canada) and 23 emerging markets countries.
iShares Core MSCI EAFE IMI Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) XFH 0.20% The fund provides   long-term capital growth by replicating the performance of the MSCI EAFE IMI 100% Hedged to CAD Index net of expenses and captures large-, mid- and small-cap across developed markets countries around the world, excluding the U.S. and Canada.

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In addition, iShares also announced the launch of a fund that provides an unhedged option to dividend-paying U.S. companies.

Fund name Ticker Management fee Description
iShares U.S. High Dividend Equity Index ETF XHU 0.30% The fund provides   long-term capital growth by replicating the performance of the Morningstar Dividend Yield Focus Index net of expenses. CAD-Hedged version also available (XHD).

XUU, XAW, XHU and XFH are listed on the TSX today. The units of XUH are expected to be listed on the TSX when the market opens on February 19, 2015.

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