COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--INDEX FUNDS announces the availability of INDEX (NASDAQ: INDEX) through Vanguard’s affiliated broker-dealer, Vanguard Marketing Corporation to investors. INDEX seeks to track, before fees and expenses, the total return of the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index and goes by the name Index Funds S&P 500 Equal Weight No Load Shares. Its ticker symbol is easy enough to remember, INDEX.
The S&P 500 Equal Weight Index is the equal weight version of the S&P 500 Index. It contains the same constituents as the cap-weighted S&P 500, but each company in the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index is allocated the same weight at each quarterly rebalance.
“Vanguard is a legend in this industry and has been a champion for the rights of every investor. We are honored to be included in some small way with Vanguard,” said Michael Willis, President of Index Funds.
The Index Funds S&P 500 Equal Weight (INDEX) seeks to replicate, before fees and expenses, the total return of the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index (SPXEW).
About Vanguard Marketing Corporation
Vanguard Marketing Corporation, a registered broker-dealer, offers these funds through its operating broker-dealer, Vanguard Brokerage Services. For more information, visit www.vanguard.com.
About Index Funds
To learn more about INDEX, visit Index.World or call 844.GO.INDEX (844.464.6339).
ALPS Fund Services, Inc. is the Fund Administrator for the Index Funds S&P 500 Equal Weight
ALPS Distributors, Inc. is the Fund Distributor for the Index Funds S&P 500 Equal Weight
There is no guarantee that the investment strategy will succeed, the strategy is not an indicator of future performance and investment results may vary.
An investor should consider investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses carefully before investing. Click the link to obtain a Prospectus which contains this and other information, or call 1-844-GO-INDEX (1-844-464-6339). Read the Prospectus carefully before investing.
The Funds are not suitable for all investors. Subject to investment risks, including possible loss of the principal amount invested. The Funds are subject to several risk factors which are explained by visiting Index.World.
One may not invest directly in an index. Index Funds are new and have a limited operating history. Other fees and expenses apply.