In 2009, Barclays agreed to sell its Barclays Global Investors unit, which includes iShares, to BlackRock for approxiamtely $13.5 billion. BlackRock is one of the world’s largest publicly traded investment management firms, and the combined entity will have more than $2.7 trillion in assets under management.
iPath Quick Facts
- Headquarters: Jersey City, NJ
- U.S. Listed ETFs: 72
- Expense Ratio Range: 0.35% – 0.95%
- Avg. Expense Ratio: 0.74%
- iPath maintains ETFs in the following ETFdb Categories: Agricultural Commodities, Commodities, Currency, Emerging Markets Equities, Government Bonds, Inverse Bonds, Inverse Volatility, Large Cap Blend Equities, Leveraged Equities, MLPs, Metals, Oil & Gas, Precious Metals, Volatility Hedged Equity, Volatility
As of 01/13/2017