IShares Silver Trust 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): February 10, 2012
iShares® Silver Trust
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
c/o BlackRock Asset Management International Inc.
400 Howard Street
San Francisco, California 94105
Attn: BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A.s Product Management Team
Intermediary Investor and Exchange-Traded Products Department
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (415) 670-2000
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On February 10, 2012, The Bank of New York Mellon (the Trustee) and JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A., London Branch, as custodian (the Custodian) under custodian agreement between the Trustee and the Custodian, dated April 21, 2006 and amended on September 13, 2006, February 8, 2010 and November 5, 2010 (the Custodian Agreement), entered into a Fourth Amendment to Custodian Agreement (the Fourth Amendment) to revise the term and termination notice period so that either the Trustee or Custodian may terminate the Custodian Agreement as of a date on or after January 1, 2015, by giving not less than 180 Business Days written notice to the other party and to indicate that silver may also be held by the Custodian or any Sub-Custodian in vaults within New York, as well as England. A copy of the Fourth Amendment is filed herewith as Exhibit 10.1.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: February 14, 2012