TORONTO, May 28, 2012 /CNW/ - Invesco Canada Ltd. announced today that the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. has replaced the Halter Financial Group, Inc. as the index provider for PowerShares Golden Dragon Halter USX China Portfolio (the "Underlying ETF"). Changes to the holdings of the Underlying ETF will begin to be made effective on or about June 15th, 2012, due to changes in the methodology of the underlying index. Also, the name of the Underlying ETF has changed to PowerShares Golden Dragon China Portfolio.
Created by the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., the NASDAQ Golden Dragon China Index is designed to track the performance of leading companies that derive a majority of their revenues from China and have accessed the U.S. capital markets.
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