Deutsche Börse: New RBS ETF launched on Xetra

Deutsche Börse: New RBS ETF launched on Xetra

15/09/2011

Another ETF issued by The Royal Bank of Scotland has been tradable on Xetra® since Thursday.
 
ETF name: RBS Market Access CTA Index Fund
Asset class: Multi-asset index ETF
ISIN: LU0653608454
Total expense ratio: 0.75 percent
Distribution policy: non-distributing
Benchmark: RBS CTA Index

The RBS Market Access CTA Index Fund enables investors to invest in the performance of the RBS CTA Index. The RBS CTA Index is composed of the two sub-indices RBS Systematic CTA Index and RBS Discretionary CTA index, each with a 50% weighting and representing a diversified portfolio of hedge funds. The hedge fund strategies are based on the commodity trading advisor approach. The fund manager may use futures and/or options on equities, bonds, currencies and commodities to implement the systematic and discretionary CTA strategies.

The product offering in Deutsche Börse’s XTF segment currently comprises a total of 869 exchange-listed index funds, while average monthly trading volume stands at €14 billion.