S&P 500 UCITS ETF with currency hedge launched by UBS Global Asset Management on Xetra

Release date: 04 Dec 2017 | Deutsche Börse Cash Market

S&P 500 UCITS ETF with currency hedge launched by UBS Global Asset Management on Xetra

ETF tracks the performance of the 500 largest public US companies

A new exchange traded fund (ETF) issued by UBS Global Asset Management has been tradable on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt since Monday.

The new ETF offers investors the opportunity to participate in the performance of the 500 largest exchange-listed US companies. The S&P 500 Index represents the most important US sectors and is calculated in US dollars, but this unit class hedges the exchange rate risk between the euro and the US dollar. The companies included in the index are weighted according to their market capitalisation.

Name: UBS (Irl) ETF plc - S&P 500 UCITS ETF (hedged to EUR) A-dis

Asset class: equity index ETF

ISIN: IE00BD34DJ91

Ongoing charges p.a.: 0.22 percent

Distribution policy: distributing

Reference index: S&P 500 EUR Hedged (Net Return)

The product offering in Deutsche Börse's XTF segment currently comprises a total of 1,209 exchange traded funds. This selection, together with an average monthly trading volume of around €11 billion, makes Xetra Europe’s leading trading venue for ETFs.

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