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Company Overview of iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF

Company Overview

iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF is an exchange traded fund launched and managed by BlackRock Asset Management North Asia Limited. It invests in public equity markets of Asia excluding Japan. The fund invests in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It invests in stocks of large cap companies. The fund seeks to replicate the performance of the MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index, by using representative sampling methodology. iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF was formed on March 12, 2009 and is domiciled in Hong Kong.

16th Floor

Cheung Kong Center

2 Queen’s Road Central

Hong Kong,  

Hong Kong

Founded in 2009

Key Executives for iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF

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iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF Key Developments

iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF Reports Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2013

iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF reported earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2013. For the year, the company reported total net income of HKD 6,269,380 compared to HKD 55,957,975, operating profit of HKD 5,654,438 compared to HKD 53,783,747, profit before taxation of HKD 5,654,431 compared to HKD 53,783,729, total comprehensive income of HKD 5,414,926 compared to HKD 52,868,596 and net cash generated from operating activities of HKD 1,911,368 compared to HKD 248,574,855 for the last year.

iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF Declares Final Annual Dividend, Payable on December 27, 2013

BlackRock Asset Management North Asia Limited, as manager of iShares Asia Trust, announced that the final distribution of the annual dividend payment of HKD 0.81 per unit of iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF. The ex-dividend date is December 16, 2013 and the record date is December 17, 2013. The payable date of the distribution will be December 27, 2013.

iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2013

iShares Asia Trust - iShares MSCI Asia APEX 50 Index ETF reported unaudited earnings results for the six months ended June 30, 2013. For the period, total loss was HKD 6,507,501 against total income of HKD 21,099,741 a year ago. Operating loss was HKD 6,800,891 against operating profit of HKD 20,106,534 a year ago. Loss before taxation was HKD 6,800,891 against profit before taxation of HKD 20,106,516 a year ago. Total comprehensive loss was HKD 6,948,995 against total comprehensive income of HKD 19,637,435 a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was HKD 84,623 against net cash generated from operating activities of HKD 1,190,084 a year ago.

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