Benchmark Index and Name Change for Guggenheim Emerging Markets Equal Weight ETF (EWEM) as of January, 20 2015
Guggenheim Emerging Markets Equal Weight ETF (NYSE Arca: EWEM) has changed its benchmark index to the MSCI Emerging Markets Equal Country Weighted Index as of January 20, 2015. EWEM previously tracked the MSCI Emerging Markets Equal Weighted Index. The fund’s name has also changed to Guggenheim Emerging Markets Equal Country Weight ETF. The fund has a new investment objective which will be to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Emerging Markets Equal Country Weighted Index, using a representative sampling strategy.
There will be no change to the fund’s ticker (EWEM), to the annual expense ratio or to the emerging market countries accessed by the ETF. No action is required by shareholders. The MSCI Emerging Markets Equal Country Weighted Index is expected to provide greater representative exposure to all of the countries in the index, rather than a dominant few.
For more information, please read the press release.
Guggenheim Announces BulletShares Maturities
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In an environment of historically low interest rates, how can you generate income? Guggenheim BulletShares® ETFs provide defined-maturity exposure through portfolios of either investment-grade or high-yield corporate bonds, enabling investors to build customized portfolios tailored to specific maturity profiles, risk preferences and investment goals.
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