Keep More and Do More

With ETFs you can keep more and do more with what you have.

Costs matter. Whether you’re preparing for a comfortable retirement, seeking a steady stream of income, or putting a plan in place for generations to come, iShares ETFs can help you keep more of what you earn.

Low Fees

iShares ETFs have management fees between 0.05% and 0.98%1. On average, iShares ETFs cost one-fifth the price of a mutual fund.2

iShares Core ETFs are low-cost funds for the core of your portfolio, providing comprehensive coverage of Canadian, U.S. & international stocks and bonds.

Potential Savings

In this example, you could save almost $50,000 with iShares ETFs.

Potential Savings: Traditional Mutual Fund vs iShares ETF

Chart reflects the hypothetical growth of a fictional investment of $250,000 and assumes the reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Fund expenses, including management fees and other expenses have been deducted. The graph is for illustrative purposes only and is not indicative of the performance of any actual fund or investment portfolio.

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Fees as of 07/2015. Subject to change.


Black-Rock and Investor Economics as of 12/31/14. Assuming asset-weighted average MER of an iShares ETF (37 bps) and asset-weighted average MER of a mutual fund (211bps).

Chart: Calculation assumes mutual fund MER is 1.69% (Source: Investor Economics as of 12/31/14). iShares ETF MER is 0.36% and is the asset weighted MER of all iShares Canada ETFs (Source: BlackRock as of 7/31/15).

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