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11 Sep 2017 17:52:00
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SET News :SET to list "BSET100 ETF" tracking SET100 TRI on September 12
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                                                                                SET News 73/2017
                                                              September 11, 2017

SET to list "BSET100 ETF" tracking SET100 TRI on September 12
BANGKOK, September 11, 2017 - The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) will list 
BCAP SET100 ETF (BSET100), the exchange-traded funds (ETFs), managed by Bangkok
Capital Asset Management Co., Ltd (BCAP) on its main board on September 12, as
the first ETF to be listed on SET this year. BSET100 aims to track the
performance of SET100 Total Return Index (SET100 TRI).
SET Senior Executive Vice President Rinjai Chakornpipat said, "BSET100 is the 
ETF which invests in SET100 constituents, which are 100 large-cap stocks with
high liquidity. SET100 TRI is an investment benchmark that includes returns from
both capital gains and dividends. SET100 TRI's average return was 10.40 percent
per year over the past five years (2012-2016). BSET100 will be an efficient
tool that easily and conveniently provide investors low-cost investment
diversification to the 100 securities."
Bualuang Securities pcl, a market maker and participant dealer, is committing to
provide liquidity and guarantee transactions at all times during trading hours
to enhance the market confidence. Thailand Securities Depository Co., Ltd. is
its registrar.
For more information on BSET100, please see the fund's prospectus at the 
Securities and Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.or.th, and Bangkok
Capital Asset Management Co., Ltd at www.bcap.co.th , as well as SET at
www.set.or.th/etf.

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