ETF tracks U.S. residential real estate

04/6/2009 | Wall Street Journal, The

The MacroShares Major Metro Housing exchange-traded fund, available as either "up" shares for investors anticipating an improvement or "down" shares for those expecting further decline, tracks the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller Composite 10 Home Price Index. The product is intended to give investors exposure to the $18.3 trillion market of U.S. residential real estate, but with liquidity.

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