Lyxor has announced the launch of two new supra-region ETFs, the Lyxor MSCI North America UCITS ETF and the Lyxor MSCI Pacific Ex Japan UCITS ETF, in order to facilitate regional access for investors.
The Lyxor MSCI North America UCITS ETF is listed on Euronext Paris and the London Stock Exchange since April 2015. It tracks the MSCI North America Net Total Return Index, which comprises the US and Canada.
The MSCI Pacific Ex Japan UCITS ETF is listed on Euronext Paris since May 2015. It tracks the MSCI Pacific Ex Japan Net Total Return, which comprises Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and New Zealand.
The underlying MSCI indices of those two ETFs are benchmarks that include large and mid cap stocks, representing 85% of the market capitalization of each country within the respective index.
Lyxor provides ETF on equity indices with combined assets under management of €39bn in this asset class, as at 30 April 2015.