Index Universe's Weekly ETF Review: The Calm Before the ETF Overload

| About: iPath MSCI (INP)

There were no new listings in the U.S. ETF market in the previous week.


PowerShares A-Plenty
PowerShares plans to launch a number of ETFs on or around January 10th. The new funds are:

PowerShares Dynamic Brand Name Products Portfolio
PowerShares Dynamic Internet Software Portfolio
PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio
PowerShares REIT Preferred Portfolio
PowerShares Value Line 400 Portfolio
PowerShares Automatic Allocation Research Affiliates Portfolio
PowerShares India Tiger Portfolio
PowerShares NASDAQ Dividend Achievers Portfolio

First Trust Delay
First Trust delayed the planned launch of its Nasdaq-100 Ex-Technology Sector Funds until January 26; the company has delayed the fund multiple times in the past.


No new filings this week.

November-December Launches

ETFs Listed
The iPath India ETN (NYSEARCA:INP) takes off, with assets up $30+ million on the week. Meanwhile, Claymore's ETFs and the Oil MACROs also do well.

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