Lyxor launches Japan ETF

Lyxor Asset Management has given investors access to the Japanese Topix index for the first time, with the launch of the Lyxor ETF Japan (Topix) on the London Stock Exchange. The Topix is a market cap-weighted index, comprising all of the companies listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE). As at September 25, there were 1,718 companies in the index. The TSE has an equity market valued at more than £2 trillion.