NEW YORK, June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global X Funds, the New York based provider of exchange traded funds (ETFs), has been named the Most Innovative ETF Provider in the United States by the readers of ETF Express. The awards ceremony took place at the Gansevoort Hotel in New York City on June 28, 2012.
"The ETF Express USA 2012 award for Most Innovative North American ETF Provider, our most prestigious award, awarded to Global X Funds is a testament to their relentless motivation in a highly competitive marketplace," notes ETF Express Publisher Sunil Gopalan.
Global X Funds was among well-known US-based issues such as Invesco Powershares, iShares, and Vanguard in the running for this award.
"We are pleased to be recognized by the readers of ETF Express for the second year in a row, and remain committed to providing investors with innovative products that allow relatively easy and cost effective access to global markets," said Bruno del Ama, chief executive officer of Global X Funds.
ABOUT GLOBAL X FUNDS
Global X Funds is a New York-based provider of exchange-traded funds that facilitates access to investment opportunities across the global markets. With $1.2 billion in managed assets and over 100,000 investors from more than 100 countries as of June 15, 2012, Global X Funds currently offers exchange-traded funds that target Commodity Producers, International, Domestic, Alternatives, Industry, Income, and Asset Allocation fund suites. For more information, please visit www.globalxfunds.com.
Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal.
Carefully consider the Funds' investment objectives, risk factors, charges and expenses before investing. This and additional information can be found in the Funds' prospectus, which may be obtained by calling 1-888-GX-FUND-1 (1.888.493.8631), or by visiting www.globalxfunds.com. Read the prospectus carefully before investing.
Global X Management Company, LLC serves as an advisor to the Global X Funds. The Funds are distributed by SEI Investments Distribution Co., which is not affiliated with Global X Management Company or any of its affiliates.
ETF Express awards were decided by the votes of etfexpress subscribers, who include investors as well as managers and other industry professionals at firms including fund administrators, custodians, advisers and distributors.
SOURCE Global X Funds