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Barclays Global Investors Launches Five iShares® FTSE NAREIT ETFs on NYSE Arca
-First ETFs to Track Sub-Sectors of the Real Estate Market-

New York , May 4, 2007– NYSE Euronext (NYSE Euronext: NYX) subsidiary, NYSE Group, Inc. today announced five new initial ETF listings.  iShares®, the largest ETF sponsor by assets under management in the world, has created five iShares FTSE NAREIT Index ETFs and has selected NYSE Arca for listing andtrading.

The new funds are:

iShares FTSE NAREIT Real Estate 50 Index Fund

FTY

iShares FTSE NAREIT Residential Index Fund

REZ

iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund

FIO

iShares FTSE NAREIT Retail Index Fund

RTL

iShares FTSE NAREIT Mortgage REITs Index Fund

REM

“NYSE Arca welcomes back iShares with the addition of these five new FTSE NAREIT ETFs,” said NYSE Group Senior Vice President, Exchange Traded Funds and Indexes, Lisa Dallmer.  “This suite of real estate funds covers the many disciplines and aspects of REITs, offering customers unique access to REIT investing and the broader real estate market.   Today’s listings further solidify NYSE Euronext’s commitment to being the world’s premier venue for ETF listings and trading.”

With today’s listings, NYSE Group markets have 185 primary ETF listings, 118 which are iShares, and trade all other eligible ETFs on a UTP basis.  In first quarter 2007, NYSE Group handled 45% of all ETF shares traded in the U.S. market.  As the largest exchange group for ETF trading, NYSE Group is committed to offering investors the most innovative new investment options with superior pricing and market quality.

For more information and data on NYSE Group listed ETFs and other products, please visit:  http://www.nyse.com/etfs.

About NYSE Euronext
NYSE Euronext, a holding company created by the combination of NYSE Group, Inc. and Euronext N.V., commenced trading on April 4, 2007 .  NYSE Euronext (NYSE Euronext: NYX) operates the world’s largest and most liquid exchange group and offers the most diverse array of financial products and services. NYSE Euronext, which brings together six cash equities exchanges in five countries and six derivatives exchanges in six countries, is a world leader for listings, trading in cash equities, equity and interest rate derivatives, bonds and the distribution of market data. Representing a combined $28.5 trillion/€21.5 trillion total market capitalization of listed companies and average daily trading value of approximately $123.4 billion/€92.4 billion (as of March 31, 2007), NYSE Euronext seeks to provide the highest standards of market quality and integrity, innovative products and services to investors, issuers, and all users of its markets.

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Contact: Stephanie Scotto
Phone: 212.656.4896
Email:  sscotto@nyse.com