ETF PRE-TRADE

The ETF market has evolved. Your trading process should evolve with it.

ESTIMATE YOUR TRADE COSTS

Analyze liquidity across many iShares ETFs and their underlying assets. Use the tool before executing a large trade to access BlackRock’s t-cost models and view liquidity metrics for the ETF and its underlying portfolio.

THE BENEFITS OF ETF PRE-TRADE

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Cost models

Access BlackRock's proprietary trading cost models

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Basket data

Compile underlying basket liquidity data in a single click

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Due diligence

Consider multiple trading strategies as part of your due diligence process

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Reports

Generate reports with ease

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Compare

Compare different ETFs and trade sizes

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Liquidity metrics

View historical, intraday liquidity metrics

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Many ETF Pre-Trade models are adapted from single-stock models that only consider on-exchange liquidity. By contrast, BlackRock’s analytics are built specifically for ETFs.

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Ananth Madhavan, Managing Director Global Head of Research for ETF and Index Investing