November 16, 2012
Securities and Exchange Commission
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
iShares® Silver Trust
|Post-Effective Amendment to Registration Statements 333-177170 and 333-184107|
|Form RW Application for Withdrawal|
Ladies and Gentlemen:
Pursuant to Rule 477 promulgated under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act), iShares® Delaware Trust Sponsor LLC, a Delaware limited liability company acting in its capacity as the sponsor of the iShares® Silver Trust, hereby requests the immediate withdrawal of the Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statements referred to above (the Amendment) filed on November 14, 2012, together with all exhibits thereto.
The Amendment was incorrectly tagged as a POS AM filing instead of a POSASR filing. A correctly tagged submission has been filed.
Thank you for your assistance in this matter.
Very truly yours,
iSHARES DELAWARE TRUST SPONSOR LLC
|By:||/s/ Jack Gee|
|By:||/s/ Raymund Santiago|