Guggenheim Funds acquired Claymore Securities in 2009, and officially changed the name of the company’s ETF products in September 2010. Guggenheim has also acquired Security Benefit Corp., which is the parent company of Rydex. Guggenheim announced the acquisition agreement on February 16, 2010, and the deal was closed in August of that year. All former Rydex ETFs have been moved to Guggenheim.
Guggenheim’s ETF offerings consist of many innovative products, including several that represent industry firsts in ETF sector investing, including global airlines, global shipping, solar power, and global water to name a few.
Guggenheim Quick Facts
- Headquarters: Lisle, IL
- U.S. Listed ETFs: 77
- Expense Ratio Range: 0.20% – 1.08%
- Avg. Expense Ratio: 0.46%
- Guggenheim maintains ETFs in the following ETFdb Categories: All Cap Equities, Alternative Energy Equities, China Equities, Commodity Producers Equities, Consumer Discretionary Equities, Consumer Staples Equities, Corporate Bonds, Currency, Emerging Markets Equities, Energy Equities, Financials Equities, Foreign Large Cap Equities, Global Equities, Global Real Estate, Health & Biotech Equities, High Yield Bonds, Industrials Equities, Large Cap Blend Equities, Large Cap Growth Equities, Large Cap Value Equities, Materials, Mid Cap Blend Equities, Mid Cap Growth Equities, Mid Cap Value Equities, Money Market, Real Estate, Small Cap Blend Equities, Small Cap Growth Equities, Small Cap Value Equities, Technology Equities, Total Bond Market, Transportation Equities, Utilities Equities, Volatility Hedged Equity, Water Equities
As of 08/29/2016