Investors who want to trade traditional investment funds with all the advantages of a regulated exchange will find a broad offering with very different characteristics for individual portfolio needs. They can buy and sell traditional funds as easily as equities: with a high degree of transparency, continuous pricing and execution of the order within seconds. This allows the portfolio to be put together as desired and managed efficiently; investors can react quickly to market changes - a major advantage in a volatile market environment. The Sponsored Funds segment is an innovative addition to the broad offering of SIX Swiss Exchange, providing investors with additional diversification through access to a large number of investment funds.
600 Mark Exceeded
Bank Julius Baer and Helvetic Bank have now listed a range of 603 products from 95 different renowned providers. The selection covers a wide range of asset classes, countries, regions, sectors, themes and strategies. As of today, Bank Julius Baer has expanded the existing broad product range with the admission to trading of six additional insurance bond funds. In order to ensure a regulated and safe trading environment, to ensure market-driven valuations and to ensure equal treatment of market participants, SIX Swiss Exchange continuously monitors trading on every transaction.
In the first quarter of 2022, 2,820 trades in investment funds were executed on SIX Swiss Exchange - an increase of 21.8% compared to the previous quarter. Turnover remained the same at around CHF 250 million. In the entire previous year 2021, 11,249 trades in sponsored funds generated a turnover of almost 1.3 billion Swiss francs.