Risk considerations

Investors should note that the Xtrackers ETFs & ETCs are not capital protected or guaranteed and investors in each Xtrackers ETF or ETC should be prepared and able to sustain losses up to the total capital invested. The value of an investment in an Xtrackers ETF or ETC may go down as well as up and past performance does not predict future returns. Investment in Xtrackers ETFs or ETCs involve risks. For a list of related risks please click on the Risks and Terms tab.

9th Global ETF Awards


Xtrackers ETFs and Xtrackers ETCs from Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management plus Deutsche Bank’s ETF research have taken the highest number of awards at Exchangetradedfunds.com’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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