January 03, 2012 at 07:00 AM EST
December ETF Roundup: Launches, Filings, and Closures
The coming of the new year hasn’t slowed down the rapid pace of the ETF industry, with December showing high levels of activity on the product development front. December saw the debut of a number of first-to-market products as well several new and intriguing investment strategies. ETF issuers did not slow down the pace as a slew of new filings continued to pile in up until the end 2011 [for updates on all new ETFs, sign up for the free ETFdb newsletter]: New ETFs New exchange-traded products that began trading in December include: State Street released its new SPDR Barclays Capital Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF (FLRN) earlier this month. This ETF offers exposure to the performance of U.S. dollar-denominated, investment grade floating rate notes. PowerShares and Deutsche Bank launched two new funds focusing on future expectations of the price level, including the DB US Inflation ETN (INFL) and the DB US Deflation ETN [...] Click here to read the original article on ETFdb.com. Related Posts: ETF Closures Continue: Global X To Shutter Eight Funds Global X Launches Farming ETF (BARN) May ETF Roundup: Launches, Filings, and Closures ETF Shakeups: Three Small Cap Funds To Close, VT To Get Small Cap Extension 2011: A Year Of ETF Firsts
The coming of the new year hasn’t slowed down the rapid pace of the ETF industry, with December showing high levels of activity on the product development front. December saw the debut of a number of first-to-market products as well several new and intriguing investment strategies. ETF issuers did not slow down the pace as a slew of new filings continued to pile in up until the end 2011 [for updates on all new ETFs, sign up for the free ETFdb newsletter]: New ETFs New exchange-traded products that began trading in December  include: State Street released its new SPDR Barclays Capital Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF (FLRN) earlier this month. This ETF offers exposure to the performance of U.S. dollar-denominated, investment grade floating rate notes. PowerShares and Deutsche Bank launched two new funds focusing on future expectations of the price level, including the DB US Inflation ETN (INFL) and the DB US Deflation ETN [...]

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