KB Securities Selects ICE Index for KB Leverage FANG Plus ETN(H) | Business


Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading global provider of market data, technology and infrastructure, today announced that KB Securities has selected the NYSE FANG+ ® Daily 2x Leveraged Index (Interest Rate Adjusted Total Return) for its KB Leverage FANG Plus ETN(H).

The NYSE FANG+ Daily 2x Leveraged Index (Interest Rate Adjusted TR) offers a daily return approximately twice that of the NYSE FANG+ (Total Return) Index with the application of an overnight interest rate for consider the leverage effect. The NYSE FANG+ Index (TR) is an equal dollar-weighted index designed to track the performance of highly traded growth stocks of technology and technology-focused companies in the technology, media and technology sectors. communications and consumer discretionary. The KB Leverage FANG Plus ETN(H) started trading on April 19, 2022.

KB Securities, a wholly owned subsidiary of KB Financial Group, is a leading investment bank in Korea that provides asset management services to individuals as well as finance and investment advisory services to corporates. KB Securities is committed to providing investment products tailored to the demands of its clients in different asset classes.

“This new ETN will allow Korean market players to access key ‘FAANG’ stocks, such as Facebook (Meta Platforms), Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google (Alphabet), via a single instrument,” said Magnus Cattan. , Head of ICE Fixed. Revenue and Data Services, Asia-Pacific. “We are delighted to have worked with one of Korea’s largest investment banks to launch the first ETN that tracks an ICE index in the country.”

“The KB Leverage FANG Plus ETN(H) will provide our investors with access to some of the world’s most recognized companies,” said Ho Young Kim, head of equity trading at KB Securities. “We believe this product provides Korean market participants with a unique tool to capture the performance of US-listed technology and technology companies.”

ICE’s global family of indices serves as the performance benchmark for $1.5 trillion in fund assets managed by investors around the world. For more information on ICE indices, please visit: https://www.theice.com/market-data/indices.

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PUBLISHED: 04/20/2022 19:30 / DISK: 04/20/2022 19:32