New York, November 3, 2015 –BlueStar Indexes – a research-focused firm specializing in the
Israeli capital markets and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) announced today the launch of
the BlueStar TA-BIGITech™ Israel Technology ETF™ (Nasdaq: ITEQ™).
ITEQ™ is the first exchange-traded fund (ETF) to exclusively hold shares of public Israeli and
Israel-linked global technology stocks. It tracks the performance of the TASE-BlueStar Israel
Global Technology Index™ (“TA-BIGITech™), the first and only benchmark following a broad,
deep and complete range of major Israeli tech companies listed on five exchanges worldwide
(TASE, NASDAQ, NYSE, London Stock Exchange and the Singapore Exchange).
Factor Advisors, a subsidiary of ETF Managers Group, partnered with ITEQ ETF Partners, an
affiliate of BlueStar Global Investors in today’s ITEQ™ launch on Nasdaq.