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Blackrock – iShares Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Swap

Blackrock – iShares Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Swap

Type: Exchange traded fund

Aim: Growth by tracking the S&P GSCI Dynamic Roll Capped Commodity 35/20 Index

Minimum investment: Negotiable with stockbroker

Investment split: 100% tracking the Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Index

Place of registration: Dublin

Charges: Annual 0.46%

Commission: None

Tel: 0845 357 7000

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