WisdomTree Lists on NASDAQ Global Market
07/26/2011| 11:05am US/Eastern
WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ: WETF - News), an exchange-traded
fund ("ETF") sponsor and asset manager, today announced the Company
listed its common stock on The NASDAQ Global Market under symbol "WETF."
WisdomTree CEO Jonathan Steinberg said, "In 2006 we launched our first
ETFs and in five years have become the 8th largest sponsor
with $13.4 billion in assets and a track record of product innovation.
Today's NASDAQ listing is an important milestone and represents the next
chapter of growth for the Company."
WisdomTree Chairman Michael Steinhardt commented, "From the beginning,
Jonathan and I had a shared objective of building an asset management
firm with a philosophy focused on performance in the investor-friendly
ETF structure. I believed then, and am further convinced today, that
this powerful combination makes for a tremendous opportunity."
WisdomTree Investments, Inc. is a New York-based exchange-traded fund
("ETF") sponsor and asset manager. WisdomTree currently offers 47 ETFs
across Equities, Currency Income, Fixed Income and Alternatives asset
classes. WisdomTree also licenses its indexes to third parties for
proprietary products and offers a platform to promote the use of
WisdomTree ETFs in 401(k) plans. WisdomTree currently has approximately
$13.4 billion in ETF assets under management. For more information,
please visit www.wisdomtree.com.
WisdomTree® is the marketing name for WisdomTree Investments, Inc. and
its wholly owned subsidiaries WisdomTree Asset Management, Inc. and
WisdomTree Retirement Services, Inc. WisdomTree Asset Management, Inc.
is a registered investment advisor and is the investment advisor to the
WisdomTree Trust and the WisdomTree ETFs. The WisdomTree Trust is a
registered open-end investment company. Each WisdomTree ETF is a series
of the WisdomTree Trust. WisdomTree Retirement Services, Inc. supports
the use of the WisdomTree ETFs in retirement plans by financial
WisdomTree Investments, Inc.
Investor Relations Contacts:
KCSA Strategic Communications
Goldberger / Todd Fromer
(212) 896-1249 / (212) 896-1215
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