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Global X Lists Global X Brazil Consumer ETF on NYSE Arca
NEW YORK , July 8, 2010 –- NYSE Euronext (NYX) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, NYSE Arca, today began trading theGlobal X Brazil Consumer ETF (Ticker: BRAQ).  The ETF is sponsored by Global X Funds.

The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Solactive Brazil Consumer Index, which is a free float adjusted, liquidity tested and market capitalization-weighted index that is designed to measure the performance of the consumer sector of the Brazilian economy, as defined by Structured Solutions AG.  

Background on Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) on NYSE Euronext
NYSE Euronext operates the world's largest Exchange Traded Products marketplace, and is the leading venue for Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs), Exchange Traded Vehicles (ETVs) and Warrants and Certificates trading.  NYSE Euronext's offering of these products provides investors access to regulated listings as well as fast and innovative trading tools to access liquidity.    NYSE Arca, NYSE Euronext's US market for ETFs, has 793 primary ETF and 53 primary ETV listings.  Additionally, NYSE Arca lists 96 ETNs, 145 Certificates, while trading all other eligible ETPs on an Unlisted Trading Privileges basis.  On its European markets, including cross-listings, NYSE Euronext has 529 primary ETFs, 74 ETVs, 5 ETNs, with a total number of 608 listings across the European markets.  In addition, NYSE Euronext lists a total of 14,309 Certificates and Covered Warrants in Paris , Amsterdam , Brussels and Lisbon .

About Global X (Source: Global X)
Global X Funds is one of the most innovative and fastest growing ETF providers. This growth follows the launch of a family of China sector-specific ETFs and Silver and Copper miners ETFs. Global X Funds will continue to bring innovative tools to investors as indicated by recent filings with the SEC which include a family of Brazil sector ETFs as well as Lithium, Uranium, and Aluminum ETFs among others.

About NYSE Euronext
NYSE Euronext (NYX) is a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of innovative trading technologies.  The company's exchanges in Europe and the United States trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income and exchange-traded products.  With approximately 8,000 listed issues (excluding European Structured Products), NYSE Euronext's equities markets – the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE Amex, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca – represent one-third of the world's equities trading, the most liquidity of any global exchange group. NYSE Euronext also operates NYSE Liffe, one of the leading European derivatives businesses and the world's second-largest derivatives business by value of trading. The company offers comprehensive commercial technology, connectivity and market data products and services through NYSE Technologies. NYSE Euronext is in the S&P 500 index, and is the only exchange operator in the S&P 100 index and Fortune 500.  For more information, please visit: http://www.nyx.com.

Disclaimer
NYSE Euronext and its affiliates do not recommend or make any representation as to possible benefits from any securities or investments, or third-party products or services. Investors should undertake their own due diligence regarding their securities and investment practices. This press release speaks only as of this date. NYSE Euronext disclaims any duty to update the information herein.

 

 

 

 



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