BlackRock® Canada Announces Final March Cash Distributions for the iShares® Premium Money Market ETF

TORONTO, March 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited  (“ BlackRock Canada”), an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of BlackRock , Inc. (NYSE:BLK), today announced the final March 2018 cash distributions for the iShares Premium Money Market ETF. Unitholders of record on March 26, 2018 will receive cash distributions payable on March 29, 2018.

Details regarding the final “per unit” distribution amounts are as follows:

Fund NameFund Ticker Cash Distribution Per Unit ($)
iShares Premium Money Market ETF CMR0.048

Further information on the iShares ETFs can be found at

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About iShares ETFs
iShares®is a global leader in exchange-traded funds (ETFs), with more than a decade of expertise and commitment to individual and institutional investors of all sizes. With over 800 funds globally across multiple asset classes and strategies and more than US$1.5 trillion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017, iShares helps clients around the world build the core of their portfolios, meet specific investment goals and implement market views. iShares funds are powered by the expert portfolio and risk management of BlackRock , trusted to manage more money than any other investment firm1.

1 Based on US$6.288 trillion in AUM as of 12/31/17

iShares® ETFs are managed by BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited. 

Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with investing in iShares ETFs.  Please read the relevant prospectus before investing. The funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.  Tax, investment and all other decisions should be made, as appropriate, only with guidance from a qualified professional. 

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