Direxion Changes Index for Financial (FAS | FAZ) and Real Estate (DRN | DRV) ETFs
Real Estate ETFs to Also Change Name
NEW YORK—December 30, 2021— Direxion announced it is changing the underlying index and investment objective of each of the Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares (Ticker: FAS), Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares (Ticker: FAZ), Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3X Shares (Ticker: DRN) and the Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3X Shares (Ticker: DRV). On or about February 28, 2022, each Fund’s underlying index will change as shown in the table below:
|Fund Name||Current Index||New Index|
|Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares||Russell 1000® Index – Financials||Russell 1000 Financials 40 Act 15/22.5 Daily Capped Index|
|Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares||Russell 1000® Index – Financials||Russell 1000 Financials 40 Act 15/22.5 Daily Capped Index|
|Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3X Shares||MSCI US IMI Real Estate 25/50 Index||Real Estate Select Sector Index|
|Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3X Shares||MSCI US IMI Real Estate 25/50 Index||Real Estate Select Sector Index|
Additionally, on or about February 28, 2022, the names of the Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3X Shares (Ticker: DRN) and the Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3X Shares (Ticker: DRV) will change as shown in the table below:
|Current Fund Name||New Fund Name|
|Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bull 3X Shares||Direxion Daily Real Estate Bull 3X Shares|
|Direxion Daily MSCI Real Estate Bear 3X Shares||Direxion Daily Real Estate Bear 3X Shares|
Index changes will provide similar exposure to original indexes while allowing for greater efficiencies in the fund management process.
Like all leveraged ETFs, these Direxion products are intended only for investors with an in-depth understanding of the risks associated with seeking leveraged investment results, and who plan to actively monitor and manage their positions.
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