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Chilean Fund Licenses EURO STOXX 50

The DJ EURO STOXX 50 Index has headed south - to South America as the basis for a new guaranteed mutual fund.

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Innovations in Indexing ("5 I's") Awards Winners Announced

The winners of the IMN/IndexUniverse.com Innovations in Indexing awards were announced. VIX and BXM products won, as did Fidelity, iShares/MSCI and Steven Schoenfeld for his paper. Tim Harbert of SSgA was honored posthumously for lifetime achievement.

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New Additions to DJ Select Dividend Index Announced

With DVY's underlying index now doubling in size to 100, Dow Jones has announced the 51 new additions (and one deletion).

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UBS Rebrands its ETFs

UBS has finally decided to scrap the "Fresco" brand and use the own brand name to market its ETFs

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AMEX Said to Have Devised Actively-Managed ETF Solution

The American Stock Exchange has devised a portfolio proxy system that would enable actively-managed ETFs to trade without revealing their underlying portfolios

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Dow Jones Ready to Samba with Brazil Titans

Brazil - even more than soccer, samba and sun-bathed beaches.

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CBOT Announces Fee Waiver on Gold Futures

One day ahead of the first U.S. gold ETFs successful launch, the CBOT announced a "holiday fee waiver" for it's precious metals contracts.

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Breakneck Start For GLD

The streetTRACKS Gold Shares (GLD) have gone where no ETF has gone before - cracking $1.4 billion in assets in just its first week of trading.