Two new equity index funds from the exchange-traded fund offering issued by PowerShares Global Funds have begun trading in the XTF segment on Xetra.
The PowerShares Global Agriculture UCITS ETF tracks the performance of the Nasdaq OMX Global Agriculture Index. The reference index comprises globally active companies from the agricultural sector. The stocks are weighted by free-float market capitalisation.
The PowerShares FTSE RAFI All-World 3000 UCITS ETF enables investors to participate in the change in value of the FTSE RAFI All-World 3000 Index. Companies are selected based on fundamentals, using the following four criteria: revenue, cashflow, dividend yield and price-to-book ratio.