KANSAS CITY, Mo. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bats Global Markets, Inc. (Bats: BATS), the #1 U.S. market for exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading, today welcomed the iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA Small-Cap ETF (Bats: SMMV) to the Bats ETF Marketplace.
The new issue seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI USA Small Cap Minimum Volatility (USD) Index. Additional information is available at www.ishares.com.
“We are excited to welcome yet another iShares ETF to the Bats ETF Marketplace, building upon our strong partnership with our largest issuer,” said Laura Morrison, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Exchange-Traded Products, at Bats.
iShares has 43 issues listed on the Bats ETF Marketplace and, as of September 9th, there are 96 ETFs listed on the Bats ETF Marketplace from 15 different issuers.
Bats executed 24.1% of U.S. ETF trading in August and has been the #1 U.S. market for ETF trading and the #1 U.S. market for continuous equities trading for every month of 2016. In addition, Bats has won 26% of all new U.S. ETF listings year-to-date vs only 9% for full-year 2015.
Additional information regarding listing and trading on the Bats ETF Marketplace is available on the Bats website. ETF issuers interested in joining the many firms listing on Bats may email email@example.com.
About Bats Global Markets, Inc.
Bats Global Markets, Inc. (Bats: BATS) is a leading global operator of exchanges and services for financial markets, dedicated to Making Markets Better. Bats is the second-largest stock exchange operator in the U.S., operates the largest stock exchange and trade reporting facility in Europe, and the #1 market globally for ETF trading. We also operate growing ETF listings venues in the U.S. and Europe, two U.S. options exchanges and Bats Hotspot, our global foreign exchange market. ETF.com, a leading provider of ETF news, data and analysis, is a wholly-owned subsidiary. The company is headquartered in Kansas City with offices in New York, London, Chicago, San Francisco, Singapore and Quito. Visit bats.com and @BatsGlobal for more information.
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