Expat’s ETFs for Greece, Romania, Czech Republic and Poland hace been admitted for trading on the BSE – Sofia

05.01.2018

The Bulgarian Stock Exchange – Sofia has registered for trading 4 ETFs managed by Expat Asset Management. The first trading date will be 17 Jan 2018 with the following tickers:

Fund name Index Ticker
EXPAT GREECE ASE UCITS ETF ASE (ATHEX Composite) on the Athens Stock Exchange GRX
EXPAT ROMANIA BET-BK UCITS ETF BET-BK on the Bucharest Stock Exchange ROZ
EXPAT CZECH PX UCITS ETF PX on the Prague Stock Exchange CZX
EXPAT POLAND WIG20 UCITS ETF WIG20 on the Warsaw Stock Exchange PLX

These 4 ETFs were lincensed by the Bulgarian Financial Supervision Commission in Dec 2017. Each ETF will track the performance of the major local equity index in 4 CEE countries – Greece, Romania, Czech Republic and Poland. The full package of documents for each fund (incl. prospectus, key investors information, fund’s rules, etc.) is published on the Expat’s website.

Meanwhile, on 4 Jan 2018, the Bulgarian Financial Supervision Commission gave Expat Asset Management permission to organize and manage 6 new passive index exchange-traded funds which will track the performance of equity indices in Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Macedonia. Thus, the family of exchange traded funds managed by Expat Asset Management grew up to 11 funds.