Lyxor has launched two new supra-region ETFs, the Lyxor MSCI North America UCITS ETF and the Lyxor MSCI Pacific Ex Japan UCITS ETF, designed to facilitate regional access for investors.
The Lyxor MSCI North America UCITS ETF (ISIN code FR0012647428) is listed on Euronext Paris and the London Stock Exchange since April 2015 and tracks the MSCI North America Net Total Return Index, which comprises US and Canada.
The MSCI Pacific Ex Japan UCITS ETF (ISIN code LU1220245556) is listed on Euronext Paris since May 2015 and tracks the MSCI Pacific Ex Japan Net Total Return, which comprises Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and New Zealand.
These additional ETFs, together with the existing Lyxor UCITS ETF MSCI Europe, provide investors with broad coverage of major geographical equity markets using a limited number of funds. Their underlying MSCI indices are market benchmarks that include large and mid cap stocks, representing 85% of the market capitalisation of each country within the respective index.