ADVISORY, Oct. 5, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Executives from Russell's Global ETF Business will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to celebrate the launch of the Russell Small Cap Investment Discipline ETFs.
In honor of the occasion, Jim Polisson, CEO of Russell's Global ETF Business, will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, October 6th, 2011 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on AMC3 / C20, downlink frequency 4100 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Knapp at (212) 401-8916.
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About the Russell Small Cap Investment Discipline ETFs:
Russell's Small Cap Investment Discipline ETFs are constructed to give focused exposure to the returns of professional small cap equity mangers. The four new ETFs listed today replicate the same investment disciplines as the existing Russell Investment Discipline ETFs. The new suite of ETFs includes:
- Russell Small Cap Aggressive Growth ETF
- Russell Small Cap Consistent Growth ETF
- Russell Small Cap Low P/E ETF
- Russell Small Cap Contrarian ETF
For more information please visit: www.russelletfs.com.
About Russell Investments
Founded in 1936, Russell Investments is a global financial services firm that serves institutional investors, financial advisers and individuals in more than 35 countries. Over the course of its history, Russell's innovations have come to define many of the practices that are standard in the investment world today, and have earned the company a reputation for excellence and leadership. The firm has about $163 billion in assets under management, as of June 31, 2011.
About NASDAQ OMX:
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