iShares

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iShares

A family of exchange-traded funds that tracks various stock or bond markets. iShares can be traded like stocks or other securities and operate much like mutual funds but without any net asset value. The largest issuer of exchange-traded funds, iShare funds are traded on several stock exchanges globally.

iShares

Exchange-traded funds with portfolios based on a series of stock indexes including the S&P indexes, the Dow Jones indexes, and the Russell indexes. iShares are also available for MSCI foreign indexes. Shares of each fund represent proportional ownership of individual stocks that make up the index on which the fund is based. iShares were developed by Barclays Global Investors and are mostly traded on the American Stock Exchange.
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Diversified iShares Russell Midcap Value Index IWS 19.
These ETFs include iShares Russell 1000, iShares Russell 1000 Value, iShares Russell 1000 Growth, iShares Russell 2000, iShares Russell 2000 Value, iShares Russell 2000 Growth, iShares Russell 3000, iShares Russell 3000 Value, iShares Russell 3000 Growth, iShares Russell MidCap, iShares Russell MidCap Value, and iShares Russell MidCap Growth.
Barclays Global Investors (BGI) announces that the iShares Russell Midcap Index Fund (ticker:IWR), iShares Russell Midcap Growth Index Fund (ticker:IWP), and iShares Russell Midcap Value Index Fund (ticker:IWS) will begin trading on the American Stock Exchange today.