> On 23 May 2016, the Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM) lists the CoreShares S&P500 ETF, the first S&P500 product to be listed on an African Exchange. Also listed on SEM same day is the CoreShares S&P Global Property40 Index,the first of its kind worldwide.
. CoreShares S&P 500 ETF
This ETF is launched by CoreShares, a South Africa based company which has listed a number of ETF’s on the JSE. Though this easily accessible and liquid product, Mauritian investors will have access to 500 of the largest U.S bases companies and benefit from any future potential growth of these companies. It is the first S&P 500 product to be listed on an African Stock Exchange.
. CoreShares S&P Global Property 40 Index
This ETF is the first of its kind worldwide. It will track the performance of the 40 largest worldwide companies involved in the real estate sector at the global level.