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74 PowerShares ETFs List on NYSE Arca
 

NEW YORK, November 3, 2008 –-NYSE Euronext (NYX) announced that its fully-owned subsidiary NYSE Arca today began trading 74 PowerShares Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) on a listed basis after the group transferred listing from NYSE Alternext US (formerly, the American Stock Exchange).

Each of the 74 PowerSharesETFs, mentioned below, began trading on NYSE Arca this morning as an exclusive primary listing.PowerShares is one of the leaders in the ETF marketplace. For more information, please visit: http://www.invescopowershares.com/

 

Name and ticker symbol of the 74 Rydex ETFs moving to NYSE Arca from NYSE Alternext US:

PBD

PowerShares Global Clean Energy Portfolio

PDN

PowerShares FTSE RAFI Developed Markets ex-U.S. Small-Mid Portfolio

PFI

PowerShares Dynamic Financial Sector Portfolio

PHB

PowerShares High Yield Corporate Bond Portfolio

PHW

PowerShares Dynamic Hardware & Consumer Electronics Portfolio

PIC

PowerShares Dynamic Insurance Portfolio

PIQ

PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant Portfolio

PIV

PowerShares Value Line Timeliness Select Portfolio

PJM

PowerShares Dynamic Small Cap Portfolio

PJP

PowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals Portfolio

PKB

PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction Portfolio

PLW

PowerShares 1-30 Laddered Treasury Portfolio

PPA

PowerShares Aerospace & Defense Portfolio

PSI

PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors Portfolio

PSJ

PowerShares Dynamic Software Portfolio

PSP

PowerShares Listed Private Equity Portfolio

PUI

PowerShares Dynamic Utilities Portfolio

PVM

PowerShares Dynamic Deep Value Portfolio

PWC

PowerShares Dynamic Market Portfolio

PWD

PowerShares FTSE RAFI Europe Small-Mid Portfolio

PWO

PowerShares Dynamic OTC Portfolio

PXH

PowerShares FTSE RAFI Emerging Markets Portfolio

PXI

PowerShares Dynamic Energy Sector Portfolio

PYH

PowerShares Value Line Industry Rotation Portfolio

PYZ

PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials Sector Portfolio

PZJ

PowerShares Zacks Small Cap Portfolio

PEH

PowerShares Dynamic Europe Portfolio

PFA

PowerShares Dynamic Developed International Opportunities Portfolio

PHO

PowerShares Water Resources Portfolio

PAO

PowerShares Autonomic Balanced Growth NFA Global Asset Portfolio

PCA

PowerShares Autonomic Balanced NFA Global Asset Portfolio

PDQ

PowerShares FTSE RAFI Asia Pacific ex-Japan Small-Mid Portfolio

PEZ

PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary Sector Portfolio

PFM

PowerShares Dividend Achievers Portfolio

PGJ

PowerShares Golden Dragon Halter USX China Portfolio

PHJ

PowerShares High Growth Rate Dividend Achievers Portfolio

PID

PowerShares International Dividend Achievers Portfolio

PJB

PowerShares Dynamic Banking Sector Portfolio

PRN

PowerShares Dynamic Industrials Sector Portfolio

PTF

PowerShares Dynamic Technology Sector Portfolio

PTO

PowerShares Autonomic Growth NFA Global Asset Portfolio

PUA

PowerShares Dynamic Asia Pacific Opportunities Portfolio

PWT

PowerShares Dynamic Small Cap Growth Portfolio

PWY

PowerShares Dynamic Small Cap Value Portfolio

PWZ

PowerShares Insured California Municipal Bond Portfolio

PZA

PowerShares Insured National Municipal Bond Portfolio

PZT

PowerShares Insured New York Municipal Bond Portfolio

PBW

PowerShares WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio

PBJ

PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage Portfolio

PEY

PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio

PMR

PowerShares Dynamic Retail Portfolio

PSL

PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Staples Sector Portfolio

PTH

PowerShares Dynamic Heathcare Sector Portfolio

PTJ

PowerShares Dynamic Healthcare Services Portfolio

PUW

PowerShares WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio

PXE

PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio

PXJ

PowerShares Dynamic Oil & Gas Services Portfolio

PXN

PowerShares Lux Nanotech Portfolio

PXQ

PowerShares Dynamic Networking Portfolio

PZD

PowerShares Cleantech Portfolio

PZI

PowerShares Zacks Micro Cap Portfolio

PCY

PowerShares Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio

PBE

PowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio

PBS

PowerShares Dynamic Media Portfolio

PEJ

PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio

PGZ

PowerShares Dynamic Aggressive Growth Portfolio

PJF

PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Portfolio

PJG

PowerShares Dynamic Mid Cap Portfolio

PKW

PowerShares Buyback Achievers

PTE

PowerShares Dynamic Telecom & Wireless Portfolio

PWB

PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Growth Portfolio

PWJ

PowerShares Dynamic Mid Cap Growth Portfolio

PWP

PowerShares Dynamic Mid Cap Value Portfolio

PWV

PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Value Portfolio

 

 

Background on NYSE Arca-Listed ETFs and ETNs

Exchange traded products listed on NYSE Arca represent 59% of ETF and ETN assets under management in the U.S., nearly $353 billion, the most of any exchange. As the first fully electronic platform to utilize designated liquidity providers, NYSE Arca sets the national best bid and offer nearly 83% of the time, leading all U.S. exchanges. NYSE Arca remains an established leader in the ETF and ETN marketplace offering investors some of the industry’s fastest and most innovative trading tools to access liquidity. Including today’s listings, NYSE Arca has 423primary ETF listings. Additionally, NYSE Arca lists 82 ETNs and 18 certificates and trades all other eligible ETFs on a UTP basis.

 

About NYSE Euronext

NYSE Euronext (NYX) is the world’s leading, most liquid and diverse exchange group. It offers a broad and growing array of financial products and services in cash equities, futures, options, exchange-traded products, bonds, market data, and commercial technology solutions, all designed to meet the evolving needs of issuers, investors and financial institutions. Spanning multiple asset classes and six countries, NYSE Euronext’s exchanges include the New York Stock Exchange, Liffe, Euronext and NYSE Arca. With more than 6,500 listed issues, more than any other exchange group, trading on NYSE Euronext’s equity markets represents more than one-third of the world's cash equities volume. NYSE Euronext also manages the leading European derivatives exchange by value of trading. NYSE Euronext is part of the S&P 500 index and the only exchange operator in the S&P 100 index. For more information, please visit www.nyx.com.

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