KBW Announces Change to KBW Insurance
October 20, 2010 04:33 PM Eastern Daylight Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., a full-service investment bank
that specializes in the financial services sector, and a wholly owned subsidiary of KBW, Inc. (NYSE: KBW), today
announces an upcoming change to the KBW Insurance Index (Index Symbol: KIXSM, ETF Symbol: KIESM).
Effective prior to the opening of business on Monday, October 25, 2010, Aon Corporation (NYSE: AON), a
member of the KIX, will undergo an increase in shares to account for its recent equity issuance.
The KBW indices that have tradable exchange-traded funds are: KBW Bank Index (Index Symbol: BKXSM, ETF
Symbol KBESM); KBW Capital Markets Index (Index Symbol: KSXSM, ETF Symbol KCESM); KBW Insurance
Index (Index Symbol: KIXSM, ETF Symbol KIESM); KBW Mortgage Finance Index (Index Symbol: MFXSM,
ETF Symbol: KMESM), and KBW Regional Banking Index (Index Symbol: KRXSM, ETF Symbol: KRESM,
KBW, Inc. is the parent of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Limited and KBW Asset
Management. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. is a full-service investment bank specializing in the financial services
industry. Founded in 1962, it is widely recognized as a leading authority in the banking, insurance, brokerage, asset
management, mortgage banking, real estate and specialty finance sectors. The firm has established industry-leading
positions in the areas of research, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, as well as sales and trading in equities
and debt securities of financial services companies.
Neil Shapiro, 212-754-5423
Mike Gelormino, 212-909-4780