Global ETF Awards® 2012


Xtrackers ETFs and Xtrackers ETCs from Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management plus Deutsche Bank’s ETF research have taken the highest number of awards at’s 9th Annual Global ETF Awards® Dinner, held in New York on April 18th. The awards were given for outstanding achievements in 2012 and were based on votes from over 600 institutions from around the world active in the ETF market, including product issuers, stock exchanges, index providers, market-makers, buy-side firms and academics, while certain categories were awarded on the basis of statistical analysis.

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management and Deutsche Bank picked up a total of 11 awards, out of a possible 48 – more than any other institution.

Xtrackers ETFs were honoured in the following categories:

  • The Most Innovative ETF (Europe) award, in a joint win alongside a commodity ETF, went to the db x-trackers CSI 300 UCITS ETF, which provides exposure to China’s A-shares market and has attracted significant assets since its listing in Europe last summer.
  • The Most Efficient Equity TER (Europe) award went to the db x-trackers EURO STOXX 50 UCITS ETF (share class 1D), which has a 0% total expense ratio.
  • The Xtrackers ETF website was named the Most Informative ETF website (Europe).
  • The Most Recognised ETF Brand (Europe) (joint win with another provider).

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