Cboe Canada Welcomes Global X for 3rd Launch in 3 Weeks

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cboe Canada Inc. (“Cboe Canada”) welcomes return issuer Global X Investments Canada Inc. (“Global X”) for the launch of two additional index tracking ETFs. The newest funds offer access to developed and emerging markets around the world and feature simultaneous covered call and leveraged strategies.

“We’re proud to expand our Equity Essentials suite and offer Canadians two new exciting ways to access a world of investment opportunity through EACL and EMCL,” said Rohit Mehta, President and CEO of Global X. “Developed and Emerging Markets exposure can deliver diversification benefits that aren’t possible with just a domestically focused portfolio. With their enhanced light leverage and covered call overlays, these ETFs offer the potential for more growth, more income, or both. We are delighted to deepen our partnership with Cboe Canada and MSCI around our joint commitment to innovation in the Canadian ETF marketplace.”

The new Global X funds, now listed and trading on Cboe Canada, are as follows:

  • Global X Enhanced MSCI EAFE Covered Call ETF (EACL)
  • Global X Enhanced MSCI Emerging Markets Covered Call ETF (EMCL)

“Three Global X launches in as many weeks! It is an honour to be selected as the exchange of choice for these latest funds. Global X is leveraging their extensive expertise to combine the demand for broad market index tracking funds with advanced, derivatives-enabled strategies,” commented Rob Marrocco, Global Head of ETF Listings at Cboe Global Markets. “We are very excited to see the continued expansion of ETFs from Global X – listed across Cboe’s exchanges around the world.”

The two new funds are now trading alongside six Global X ETFs already listed on Cboe Canada. Investors can trade units of all Global X ETFs through their usual investment channels, including discount brokerage platforms and full-service dealers.

Cboe Canada is home to over 290 unique listings, including ETFs from Canada’s largest ETF issuers, Canadian Depositary Receipts (CDRs), and some of the most innovative Canadian and international growth companies. In Canada, Cboe consistently facilitates more than 20% of all volume traded in Canadian ETFs and over 15% of all volume traded in Canadian-listed companies. Click here for a complete view of all Cboe-listed securities.

About Cboe Canada

Cboe Canada is Canada’s Tier 1 stock exchange for the purpose-driven Innovation Economy, providing a best-in-class listing experience for issuers that are shaping the economies of tomorrow. Fully operational since 2015, Cboe Canada lists investment products and companies seeking an internationally recognized stock exchange that enables investor trust, quality liquidity, and broad awareness including unfettered access to market data.

Cboe Canada is part of the Cboe Global Markets network, leveraging deep international expertise, industry-leading market intelligence and technology, and unparalleled service to deliver what stakeholders and the world need now, and for the future.

Cboe powers ETF Market Canada, a user-friendly platform providing investors and advisors with one-stop access to ETF research and analysis. Real-time, institutional-grade data allows users to compare, contrast, and explore the entire universe of 1,200+ Canadian ETFs, free of charge.

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About Global X Investments Canada

Global X Investments Canada Inc. is an innovative financial services company and offers one of the largest suites of exchange traded funds in Canada. The Global X product family includes a broadly diversified range of solutions for investors of all experience levels to meet their investment objectives in a variety of market conditions. Global X has more than $30 billion of assets under management and 125 ETFs listed on major Canadian stock exchanges. Global X is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Mirae Asset Financial Group, which manages more than $800 billion of assets across 19 countries and global markets around the world.

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Published on May 29, 2024

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