Structured Products: Index SharesSM Marketplace
Innovative Products for Innovative Investors
That's the concept behind Index ShareSM Marketplace. Listed and traded in the Marketplace is an entire family of Index SharesSM - index-based investment products that let you buy or sells shares of entire portfolios of stock in a single security. These unique financial products combine the opportunities of indexing with the advantages of stock trading.
With Index Shares based on broad-market, sector and international indexes, you have a wide range of investment opportunities. You have the ability to establish long-term investments in the market performance of the leading companies in the leading industries in the United States, or you can custom tailor asset allocations using a range of Index Shares to fit your particular investment needs or goals. You can hold Index Shares based on a broad-market index as a core investment, for example, then use additional Index Shares to increase your exposure in sector and/or international index performance.
Index Share Highlights
- An entire portfolio of stocks in a single transaction
- Long-term investments
- Buying or selling throughout the trading day
- Lower costs for investor affordability
- Margin eligibility
- Opportunity for dividends
- Tax efficiencies
- Ease and convenience