Ticker Wars: When State Street (STT +1.4%) moved its financial index ETFs to S&P from Keefe,...

|About: State Street Corporation (STT)|By:, SA News Editor

Ticker Wars: When State Street (STT +1.4%) moved its financial index ETFs to S&P from Keefe, Bruyette and Woods it decided to bring along a valuable asset with it...the tickers for 5 funds. Though the names of the funds have now changed, all-important tickers such as KBE and KRE draw in more liquidity from investors familiar with the older symbols than newly-minted ETFs struggling to replace the departed funds.