State Street introduced 10 new ETFs that focus on international sectors. The new ETFs enable investors to target sectors while excluding US-listed securities. The ETFs began trading on Amex on July 22.

The new offerings include:

ETF Name Ticker Index Description Expense Ratio
SPDR® S&P® International Consumer Discretionary Sector ETF IPD Index includes more than 990 non-U.S. consumer discretionary companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR® S&P® International Consumer Staples Sector ETF IPS Index includes more than 330 non-U.S. consumer staples companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR® S&P® International Financial Sector ETF IPF Index includes more than 1,000 non-U.S. financial services companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR® S&P® International Health Care Sector ETF IRY Index includes more than 330 non-U.S. health care companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR®S&P® International Industrial Sector ETF IPN Index includes more than 1,200 non-U.S. industrial companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR® S&P® International Materials Sector ETF IRV Index includes more than 640 non-U.S. materials companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR® S&P® International Technology Sector ETF IPK Index includes more than 650 non-U.S. technology companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR® S&P® International Telecommunications Sector ETF IST Index includes more than 70 non-U.S. telecommunications companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR®S&P® International Utilities Sector ETF IPU Index includes more than 130 non-U.S. utilities companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%
SPDR® S&P® International Energy Sector ETF IPW Index includes more than 300 non-U.S. energy companies with market capitalizations of at least $100 million. 0.50%