SIX Swiss Exchange to launch leveraged indices

SIX Swiss Exchange to launch Leveraged Indices

07/09/09

SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd is launching Leveraged Indices on Swiss Market Index SMI®, SLI Swiss Leader Index® and SBI® Domestic Government Mid 3-7 and 7+.

The Leveraged Indices reflect the daily returns of the underlying indices with added leverage. With underlying indices of either equities or bonds, the following types of index are calculated: Leverage (leverage +2), Short (leverage -1) and Short Leverage (leverage -2):

CH0049815555  SMILEV  SMI Daily Leverage
CH0049815563  SMISHT  SMI Daily Short
CH0049815571  SMISL  SMI Daily Short Leverage
CH0049815589  SLILEV  SLI Daily Leverage
CH0049815597  SLISHT  SLI Daily Short
CH0049815605  SLISL  SLI Daily Short Leverage
CH0049815613  SBI3L  SBI Domestic Government Mid 3-7 Daily Leverage
CH0049815639  SBI3S  SBI Domestic Government Mid 3-7 Daily Short
CH0049815654  SBI3SL  SBI Domestic Government Mid 3-7 Daily Short Leverage
CH0049815662  SBI7L  SBI Domestic Government Mid 7+ Daily Leverage
CH0049815670  SBI7S  SBI Domestic Government Mid 7+ Daily Short
CH0049815696  SBI7SL  SBI Domestic Government Mid 7+ Daily Short Leverage

 

Additional information about the Leveraged Indices is provided on the SIX Swiss

Exchange Ltd (www.six-swiss-exchange.com).