BlackRock’s iShares is taking a stab at actively managed exchange-traded funds by expanding its Factor exchange traded fund line-up on two fronts.

The first new line is the iShares Enhanced ETFs, which includes the iShares Enhanced US Large Cap ETF (IELG) and the iShares Enhanced US Small-Cap ETF (IESM). Both products are managed using BlackRock research instead of tracking an index and were developed with the assistance of Registered Investment Advisors.

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