BMO Global Asset Management lists first European ETFs on London Stock Exchange

  • 9 new ETFs list on London Stock Exchange
  • First ETFs from BMO Global Asset Management to be issued in Europe
  • BMO Global Asset Management is 2nd largest ETF issuer in Canada with around $18 billion AuM
  • London Stock Exchange is Europe’s premier listing venue for Exchange Traded Products

London Stock Exchange has welcomed the first Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) from BMO Global Asset Management to list on its main market. BMO Global Asset Management has listed nine new ETFs in total; four global corporate bond ETFs and five equity-focused ETFs. This is the first time that BMO Global Asset Management, a part of BMO Financial Group, has offered ETFs in Europe.

London Stock Exchange is the premier listing venue for Exchange Traded Products in Europe. 130 ETFs and 31 ETPs have listed to date in 2015 with more than 1200 ETFs and other ETPs on its markets in total.

Gillian Walmsley, Head of Listed Products, London Stock Exchange said:
“We are delighted that BMO has chosen London Stock Exchange as the venue for its first suite of exchange traded funds in Europe. Appetite for ETFs continues to grow and we are firmly committed to offering investors the broadest range of exchange traded products, as the leading listings and trading venue for these products in Europe.”

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