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Contact Us

Our dedicated institutional team is here to help you develop tailored solutions for your investment needs.

Julia Reid
Vice President,
iShares Institutional Business

416-643-2938

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Robert Duncan, CFA
Associate,
iShares Institutional Business

416-594-4402

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