London Stock Exchange welcomes ROBO-STOX and ETF Securities

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 research to open trading in London this morning.

ROBO-STOX® has partnered with ETF 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.