TWSE Press Release

TWSE reviews Cathay SITC's application for recognition of U.S. Treasury 20+ Year Leveraged and Inverse Indices.

Publish Date︰2017/02/13 15:55

The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) announces that TWSE has called a meeting to review recognition of Cathay SITC's Jan 12th application for the "Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury 20+ Year Leveraged 2X Index" and "Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury 20+ Year Inverse 1X Index" and has approved it on Feb 2nd.


According to TWSE, the application shows that the indexes  are based on the "Bloomberg Barclays 20+ Year U.S. Treasury Bond Index" and reflect two times leverged or one time negative single-day return respectively. The original index is compiled by Bloomberg Index Services Limited.


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