The ETF segment of SIX Swiss Exchange extends its product offering. Today, SIX welcomes Franklin Templeton as
a new ETF issuer.
Franklin Templeton accesses the Swiss market as ETF issuer
with five smart beta ETFs for which Susquehanna is acting as a market maker and providing the liquidity. The five smart
beta ETFs newly tradable as of today. They provide investors additional opportunities to diversify their portfolio with
European as well as American and global underlyings. With this, SIX Swiss Exchange offers 1'321
ETFs from 23 different issuers for trading.
Danielle Reischuk, Senior ETFs & ETPs Sales Manager at SIX Swiss Exchange, comments: "We warmly welcome
Franklin Templeton as a new ETF issuer to our exchange. Their smart beta ETFs provide investors additional opportunities
to diversify their portfolio with selected underlyings."
"The introduction of the Franklin LibertyQ SharesTM range to the Swiss market is a significant milestone for
our business and we perceive it as an important extension of our offering in view of increasing investor demand for
exchange traded funds. We believe the addition of smart beta ETFs will complement our existing active management product
ranges and will offer our clients additional investment solutions and vehicles in which to construct their investment
portfolio. The new funds will be fully supported by our considerable existing operations, technology and trading
capabilities from all across the globe," says Patrick Lutz, Country Head at Franklin Templeton Switzerland Ltd.
Follow the Swiss ETF market
The ETF Market Report provides detailed figures about the development of the ETF segment to investors, market participants
and the interested public. It provides a broad insight in trading activity, trends and changes in the Swiss ETF market.
SIX Swiss Exchange thereby makes a valuable contribution to increasing the transparency and fostering knowledge about
Exchange Traded Funds.
If you would like to receive the ETF Market Report by e-mail, please