Sustainable Wealth Management, Ltd.

April 07, 2011 09:01 ET

SWM Index Announces 171% Jump in Assets Under License in Q1, 2011

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - April 7, 2011) - Sustainable Wealth Management Ltd., an independent provider of energy sector indexes, announced a record quarterly increase in index assets under license for the first quarter of 2011. Assets under management at index licensees increased by $200,000,000+ USD, primarily from ETFs listed on Canadian and US stock exchanges. This represents a 171% growth over Q4, 2010 levels.

Publicly listed ETFs

Guggenheim Funds Distributors, Inc. offers the Guggenheim Canadian Energy Income ETF, ENY on the NYSE ARCA exchange, is based on the SWM Canadian Energy Income Index® (Bloomberg: SWMEIT). This index focuses on oil sands producers and high yield Canadian based energy sector companies. Assets increased by $190,095,000 USD in Q1, a 270% increase over Q4, 2010.

Claymore Investments, Inc., a subsidiary of Guggenheim Funds Distributors, Inc. offers the Claymore Oil Sands Sector ETF, CLO on the Toronto Stock Exchange, is based on the SWM Oil Sands Sector Index® (Bloomberg: SOSSI). This index focuses on oil sands producers that are based in Canada. Assets increased by $11,643,000 USD in Q1, a 28% increase over Q4, 2010.

Performance statistics and index methodology and constituents are available on the index website, www.swmindex.com.

For more details on ETFs based on SWM Indexes, visit the following links:

www.guggenheimfunds.com/etf/fund/eny

www.claymoreinvestments.ca/en/etf/fund/clo

Contact Information

  • Sustainable Wealth Management, Ltd.
    Derek Gates, CFA
    President
    (403) 444-5992
    or
    Sustainable Wealth Management, Ltd.
    888 3rd Street S.W., Suite 1000
    Calgary, Alberta T2P 5C5
    www.swmindex.com