Gender Equality

London

Lyxor puts gender equality in pounds

Lyxor is bringing its gender equality ETF over to the London Stock Exchange, where it will be available in pounds sterling. The Lyxor Global Gender Equality (DR) UCITS ETF (HERS) tracks the Solactive Equileap Global Gender Equality Net Total Return Index, an equally weighted benchmark of 150 companies from around the world that score highly for gender equality according to the 19 criteria defined by Equileap, a Dutch research firm. 

Switzerland

PowerShares corporate bond ETF

The PowerShares USD Corporate Bond UCITS ETF (PUIG) is being listed in Switzerland. PUIG tracks investment grade corporate debts, mostly from North America.