PowerShares Global Biotech

The investment seeks to replicate, net of expenses, the NASDAQ OMX Global Biotechnology Index.
The fund normally invests at least 90% of assets in the securities and ADRs and GDRs based on the securities that comprise the underlying index. It normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in securities of companies involved in the biotechnology industry. The index is designed to measure the overall performance of globally traded securities of the largest and most liquid companies involved in the biotechnology industry. The fund is non-diversified.

Key stats

Management firm  PowerShares
12 month yield  9.61%
Fund currency  USD
Launch Date  2008-09-18
ISIN  US73936Q8015
Manager 1 Name  Peter Hubbard
Manager 2 Name  Travis Trampe
Fund Strategy  Health
Benchmark  NASDAQ OMX Global Biotechnology
Fund Structure  Open Ended Investment Company
UCITS 3 compliant  no

Performance/Volatility

Return Date  2010-11-30
Return - 1 Month  -2.55%
Return - 2 Months  0.16 %
Return - 3 Months  11.47%
Return - 6 Months  14.13 %
Return - 9 months  2.98 %
Return - 12 Months  9.61%
Annualized return 24 months  12.02 %
Annualized return since Inception  0.13%
Return YTD  6.51%

Charges

Maximum Managment Charge  0.75 %

Contact

Contact Address  PowerShares
Contact Address 2  301 West Roosevelt Road
Contact Address 3  Wheaton, IL 60187
Contact city  Wheaton
Contact country  United States
Fund Admin Group  PowerShares
Web Address  www.invescopowershares.com
Phone  (800) 983-0903

Price

Last Price Date  2010-12-14
Pre-tax nav  25.58
Price change  $0.21
Price change (percentage)  0.83 %

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