London Stock Exchange welcomes ROBO-STOX and ETF Securities


London Stock Exchange welcomed ETF Securities, one of the world’s leading, independent providers of Exchange Traded Products (ETPs), and ROBO-STOX®, the recognised leader in robotics and automation investment researchto open trading in London this morning.

ROBO-STOX® has partnered withETF Securities to launch the first European ETF tracking the global robotics and automation sector.

Europe’s first and only global robotics and automation ETF will provide investors with a simple, liquid and cost effective way to gain access to this rapidly evolving new megatrend in industry sectors that are growing fast.

Howie Li, Co-Head of Canvas, ETF Securities:

“We are delighted to partner with ROBO-STOX®, to launch this innovative ETF in an exciting growth sector that no other industry classification body has been able to separately identify to date.”

Richard Lightbound, Partner & CEO, ROBO-STOX® Partners Ltd.:

“We believe the world is in the early stages of a transformational new economic era, driven by the increasing adoption of sophisticated robotics and automation technologies across all aspects of industry and day-to-day life.”

The new investment solution will provide investors with a global portfolio of listed robotics and automation companies that capture activity from both emerging and established organisations that are highly diversified across countries, sectors and market capitalisation.

The ROBO-STOX® Global Robotics and Automation GO UCITS ETF (ROBO LN) has been listed on London Stock Exchange as of today.