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ETF Seminar - launch presentation to leveraged FTSE 100 ETF's

Event : ETF Seminar - launch presentation to leveraged FTSE 100 ETF's

Wed, 08/07/2009 - 17:30
Conducted by : ETF Securities and the London Stock Exchange
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ETF Securities and London Stock Exchange would like to invite you to:

a launch presentation on the Introduction to ETFS FTSE 100 Leveraged (2x) and ETFS FTSE 100 Super Short Strategy (2x) ETFs and the new short and leveraged equity ETF platform

Date: Wednesday 8th July 2009
Time: 5.30pm - 8.00pm
Location: London Stock Exchange, Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS


Successful investors are able to create strategies using a diverse range of tools that generate value in both stable and volatile markets.

ETF Securities is holding a free seminar that gives you expert insight into the innovative tools that can help you capitalize on your trading opportunities.

Targeted at both short and long- term investors, the seminar can help you balance risk and returns using ETFs and ETCs.

Why attend?

To understand the benefits of Exchange Traded Products
To learn how to use different product s to meet different investment objectives, risk appetite and time horizons
To learn how to take advantage of opportunities in different market conditions and manage risk by trading different products

Who should attend?

Both short term and long term investors who would like to learn about the various products available to them and which products to use to help meet their investment objectives.

Investors who would like to learn how to diversify their portfolio


5.30pm - registration and refreshments
6.00pm - introduction and overview from London Stock Exchange
6.05pm - ETFS Introduction to ETFS FTSE 100 Leveraged (2x) and ETFS FTSE 100 Super Short Strategy (2x) ETFs and the new short and leveraged equity ETF platform from Scott Thompson, Head of Sales for UK and Ireland
ETF Structures - Evolution
Introducing ETF Exchange
3rd Generation ETFs - Added Benefits
Introducing ETFs on Short & Leveraged Indices
Investment Strategies using ETFs & ETCs
ETF Structure - Credit exposure on the swaps
Summary and conclusions
Question and answer session

7.20pm - summary, conclusion Q and A's
7.30pm - networking with refreshments and canapes

Register today To reserve a place for yourself or a colleague at the seminar



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