BANGKOK, January 4, 2024 – The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) will list two new depositary receipts (DRs) on Hong Kong ETFs issued by KGI Securities (Thailand) pcl under the ticker symbol “HKTECH13” and “JAPAN13” on January 5.
- “HKTECH13” will be based on Hang Seng TECH Index ETF of which investment focuses on 30 large-cap technology stocks to provide return that corresponds to the performance of Hang Seng TECH Index.
- “JAPAN13” is issued on ChinaAMC MSCI Japan Hedged to USD ETF which tracks MSCI Japan 100% Hedged to USD Index. This ETF offers similar return to investing in Japanese stock market and hedges the JYP-USD exchange rate risk to avoid the possible impact from the depreciation of Japanese Yen.
DR is an investment instrument that provides investors with the benefits of the underlying foreign securities. Investors can trade the ETF-linked DRs in Thai baht via existing securities accounts, without intermission session.
Investors can study more details about the new DRs at www.sec.or.th, or contact the issuer: KGI Securities (Thailand) pcl at www.kgiworld.co.th. For additional information on DR, please visit www.setinvestnow.com.