Emerge Canada Launches Debut ETFs On NEO
Toronto – July 29, 2019 – NEO is proud to welcome Emerge Canada Inc. (“Emerge”) to the NEO family with the launch of their debut ETFs that will be sub-advised by Emerge Capital Management Inc. and ARK Investment Management LLC (“ARK Invest”). Five actively managed thematic funds, which focus on innovative sectors including genomics and biotech, autonomous tech and robotics, AI and big data, and fintech, begin trading today under the following symbols:
|Emerge ARK Global Disruptive Innovation ETF||EARK, EARK.U|
|Emerge ARK Genomics & Biotech ETF||EAGB, EAGB.U|
|Emerge ARK Fintech Innovation ETF||EAFT, EAFT.U|
|Emerge ARK AI & Big Data ETF||EAAI, EAAI.U|
|Emerge ARK Autonomous Tech & Robotics ETF||EAUT, EAUT-U|
“We are proud to make our Canadian debut and introduce investors to products focused on cutting-edge technology, backed by accomplished, world-class advisors,” said Lisa Langley, President, CEO and Founder, Emerge. “It was important for us to launch our business alongside ETF industry leaders that are positioned for success. NEO and ARK Invest have both demonstrated that disrupting traditional thinking paves the way to better results, and we are excited to grow our relationship with them. We look forward to expanding our footprint in Canada and continuing to introduce investors to global sub-advisors with proven track records.”
Emerge is the fifteenth fund manufacturer to list products on NEO and the fourth fund provider to announce their entry into the Canadian ETF market on the Exchange.
“Once again, innovators meet on our exchange as we proudly partner with Emerge and their suite of 21st century ETFs,” said Jos Schmitt, President and CEO, NEO. “At NEO, our technology solutions unlock efficiencies in the capital markets and our expertise and deep knowledge of the Canadian ETF industry allows new fund manufacturers like Emerge to confidently enter the public markets.”
The NEO Exchange is now home to over 90 corporate and ETF listings, and consistently facilitates over 10 per cent of all Canadian trading volume. Click here for a complete view of all NEO-listed securities.
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