1. Exposure to Asian technology companies
2. Targeted access to a specific subset of Asian stocks
3. Use to express a regional and sector view
Recently, the Board of Trustees of the iShares Trust voted to close and liquidate the Fund. Trading will be suspended prior to market open on August 24, 2015. Proceeds of the liquidation are currently scheduled to be sent to shareholders on or around August 28, 2015. For more information, please see the Prospectus.