138 iShares ETF Listed with NYSE Group
iShares Lists MSCI Japan Small Cap ETF on NYSE Arca
NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2007 –NYSE Euronext (NYSE Euronext: NYX) today announced that iShares MSCI Japan Small Cap Index Fund Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) listed and began trading on NYSE Arca under the ticker symbol SCJ. This ETF tracks the performance of the iShares MSCI Japan Small Cap Index.
Including today’s listings, NYSE Group markets have 235 primary ETF listings and trade all other eligible ETFs on a UTP basis. Through the first three quarters of 2007, NYSE Group handled 41% of all ETF shares traded in the U.S. market. As the largest public liquidity pool for ETF trading, NYSE Group is committed to offering investors the most innovative new investment options with superior pricing and market quality.
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