New ProShares ETFs Offer Exposure to Overseas Indexes

April 29, 2010 ( – ProShares has launched U.S. ETFs designed to provide magnified exposure to indexes covering Europe, Pacific ex-Japan, Brazil, and Mexico.

A news release said the four ETFs, which seek 200% of the daily return of their respective indexes before fees and expenses, will be listed on NYSE Arca Thursday.

“The ETFs we’re launching today offer U.S. investors new ways to obtain magnified exposure to these widely-followed regions and countries,” said Michael L. Sapir, Chairman and CEO of ProShare Advisors LLC, ProShares’ investment adviser, in the announcement.  

The new offerings include:


Ticker Symbol



 Ultra MSCI Europe


MSCI Europe Index


 Ultra MSCI Pacific Ex-Japan


MSCI Pacific ex Japan Index


 Ultra MSCI Brazil


MSCI Brazil Index


 Ultra MSCI Mexico Investable Market


MSCI Mexico Investable Market Index