Exchange-traded funds issued by State Street Global Advisors have begun trading on Xetra for the first time.
The 12 new SPDR ETFs bring the offering in Deutsche Börse’s XTF segment up to 751 exchange-listed index funds.
“Deutsche Börse continues to expand its offering on Europe’s largest ETF trading platform. Through Xetra, institutional and private investors from Germany and the rest of Europe can now diversify their portfolios with products from State Street Global Advisors, one of the largest ETF providers worldwide,” says Rainer Riess, managing director of Xetra market development at Deutsche Börse.
Ten of the 12 new SPDR ETFs on Xetra comprise the following super sectors of the MSCI Europe Index: consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, financials, healthcare, industrials, information technology, materials, telecommunication services and utilities.
Investors can also invest in the MSCI Europe Index, which tracks the performance of the equities markets in the following 16 industrialised nations: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK.
The SPDR ETF on the MSCI Europe Small Cap Index comprises small and mid-cap companies based in Europe.