|Two new Ossiam equity index ETFs launched on Xetra-continued|
|March 19, 2012--Two new index funds issued by Ossiam Lux have been tradable on Xetra® since Monday. |
The two Ossiam Emerging Markets Minimum Variance Index NR ETFs track the performance of the most liquid companies in the S&P/IFCI Index, which comprises the leading companies from emerging market countries.
|One is denominated in the trading and fund currency euro, the other in US dollar.
ETF name: Ossiam ETF Emerging Markets Minimum Variance NR (EUR share class)
ETF name: Ossiam ETF Emerging Markets Minimum Variance NR (USD share class)
The two ETFs on the indices of the Ossiam Minimum Variance series enable the investor to participate in the performance of strongly diversified portfolios which are composed in a dynamic process. The weighting of the selected shares is set in accordance with an optimisation process, which creates high risk diversification and accordingly low variance.
The product offering in Deutsche Börse’s XTF segment currently comprises a total of 941 exchange-listed index funds, making it the largest offering of all European stock exchanges.
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|Research and analysis: HM Treasury analysis: the immediate economic impact of leaving the EU|
|May 23, 2016--This document assesses the immediate economic impact of a vote for the UK to leave the EU.
A vote to leave would cause a profound economic shock creating instability and uncertainty which would be compounded by the complex and interdependent negotiations that would follow.
|Official Statistics: Forecasts for the UK economy: May 2016|
|May 18, 2016--Forecasts for the UK economy is a monthly comparison of independent forecasts.|
|Changes to the Executive Board of Eurex|
|May 13, 2016--The Board of Directors of Eurex Zürich AG and the Supervisory Board of Eurex Frankfurt AG have appointed Dr. Randolf Roth as a new member of the Eurex Executive Board.|
|ESAs clarify their position on technical standards on the credit quality steps for ECAIs' credit assessments|
|May 12, 2016--The Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities (EBA, EIOPA, ESMA-ESAs) published today its Opinion on the European Commission's (EC) intention to amend the draft Implementing Technical Standards (ITS) on the mapping of External Credit Assessment Institutions' (ECAIs) credit assessments under the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR) and Solvency II Directive. The Opinion was produced in response to the EC's proposed amendments to these draft ITS.|
|Financial Stability Paper 37: Got to be certain: The legal framework for CCP default management processes-Jo Braithwaite and David Murphy|
|May 11, 2016--Central clearing offers numerous benefits to financial stability including multilateral netting of cleared exposures and the centralisation of default management. These benefits explain the pivotal role of central counterparties ('CCPs') in the post-crisis derivatives market reforms.|
|ESMA sees continued high level of market risks in first quarter|
|May 11, 2016--The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published today its Risk Dashboard for the first quarter of 2016.|
|ETP providers launch ETF forum in the UK|
|May 11, 2016--A group of exchange traded product providers has banded together to launch the ETF Forum, an initiative designed to improve advisers' understanding of exchange-traded funds.|
|UBS ETF on emerging market bonds with currency hedge launched on Xetra|
|ETF tracks more than 100 government and quasi-government bonds from over 60 emerging markets|
May 10, 2016--A new UBS Global Asset Management bond index ETF has been tradable via Xetra and Börse Frankfurt since Tuesday.
ETF name: UBS ETF-Barclays USD Emerging Markets Sovereign UCITS ETF (hedged to EUR) A-acc
Asset class: bond index ETF
|Currency-hedged Amundi ETF Floating Rate USD Corporate UCITS ETF|
|May 10, 2016--Amundi ETF adds to its corporate bond offering by launching a new currency-hedged USD/EUR share class to its USD-denominated Floating Rate Notes ETF.|
|New UBS commodity index ETF excluding agriculture and livestock sectors launched on Xetra|
|ETF offers access to performance of a broadly diversified basket of commodity contracts|
May 9, 2016--A new UBS Global Asset Management commodity index ETF has been tradable via Xetra and Börse Frankfurt since Monday.
ETF name: UBS ETFs plc-CMCI ex-Agriculture SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-acc
Asset class: commodity index ETF
Ongoing charges: 0.37 percent
|Winterflood launches 'watershed' fractional shares for ETFs|
|May 9, 2016--Winterflood Business Services (WBS) will offer trading and custody of ETFs on a fractional share basis from July.|
|WisdomTree Launches Enhanced Commodity UCITS ETF on the London Stock Exchange|
|May 9, 2016--Demonstrating continued leadership in innovative index strategies to commodity ETFs
WisdomTree has launched its first broad-based WisdomTree Enhanced Commodity UCITS ETF (the "Fund") on the London Stock Exchange (WCOA)
|National Statistics: UK official holdings of international reserves: April 2016|
|May 5, 2016--This monthly release shows details of movements in the UK's official holdings of international reserves, or assets. These consist of gold, foreign currency assets and International Monetary Fund assets.|
|SSGA launches 10 ETFs on Euronext|
|May 4, 2016--State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has launched 10 World Sector SPDR ETFs on the Euronext Exchange.|
|Boerse Stuttgart generates turnover in excess of EUR 6.7 billion in April|
|May 3, 2016--Trading volume reaches almost the same level as in March//Increase in trading in equities and investment fund units|
According to its order book statistics, Boerse Stuttgart generated turnover in excess of EUR 6.7 billion in April 2016.
|Euronext lists 2 Lyxor ETFs|
|May 3, 2016--Euronext is pleased to announce that LYXOR INTERNATIONAL AM will list 2 new ETFs on 05/05/2016.|
ETF Trading name: LYXOR 10Y INFBRKEV
Venue: Euronext Paris
Underlying index:Markit iBoxx USD Breakeven 10-Year Inflation Index Nominal TRI
|Spring 2016 Economic Forecast: Staying the course amid high risks|
|May 3, 2016--Economic growth in Europe is expected to remain modest as key trading partners' performance has slowed and some of the so far supportive factors start to wane. As a result, GDP in the euro area is forecast to continue growing at modest rates over the 2015-2017 period.|
|Turnover at Deutsche Borse's cash markets at 110.2 billion euros in April|
|May 2, 2016--MAy 2, 2016--Order book turnover on Xetra, Börse Frankfurt and Tradegate Exchange across all asset classes stood at €110.2 billion in April (April 2015: €137.1 billion).|
|ESMA amends MiFID II standards on non-equity transparency and position limits|
|May 2, 2016--The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued today two Opinions proposing amendments to its draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTSs) under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation (MiFIR).|
|ESMA publishes results of EU central counterparties stress test|
|April 29, 2016--The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published today the results of its first EU-wide stress test exercise regarding Central Counterparties (CCPs).|
|Euro area economic and financial developments by institutional|
|April 28, 2016--"Who-to-whom" data for securities, showing, for example, how much corporate or sovereign debt private households own, are being published for the first time.|
|Growth in Turkey is projected to slow to 3.5 percent in 2016, says the World Bank|
|April 28, 2016--Growth in Turkey increased to 4 percent in 2015, reflecting stronger private and public consumption, but is expected to slow down to 3.5 percent in 2016 because of a more negative contribution from net exports compared to 2015, according to the April edition of the World Bank's Turkey Regular Economic Brief[i] issued today in Ankara.|
|Euronext Expands ETF Activity to London|
|April 28, 2016--Euronext has extended its range of ETF listing and trading venues to London, enabling ETF issuers to access the UK investor base alongside its existing Eurozone trading and distribution network.|