For now, there are 14 stocks being tracked (all trade on US markets).
The products below are ETPs (exchange traded products) that trade like a normal stock/ETF on the London Stock Exchange.
- -1x Advanced Micro Devices ETP
- -1x Alibaba ETP
- -1x Alphabet ETP
- -1x Amazon ETP
- -1x Apple ETP
- -1x Facebook ETP
- -1x Micron Technology ETP
- -1x Microsoft ETP
- -1x Netflix ETP
- -1x NVIDIA ETP
- -1x Salesforce.com ETP
- -1x Tesla ETP
- -1x Twitter ETP
- -1x Uber ETP
How they work.
When the underlying stock’s price decreases, the price of the corresponding ETP aims to rise by the same amount (and vice versa).
For example, if the price of Apple stock fell by 3% on a given day, the -1x Apple ETP will aim to increase by 3% (and vice versa).
Below is the price movement of Apple stock (blue) and -1x Apple ETP (red) from June 5th until Oct 6th:
When going short, theoretically an investor can lose an infinite amount (if the stock price keeps going up). With these products, investors can never lose more than the amount invested (the price would just go to 0 if the stock being tracked key going up).
- Go short
- Use long/short strategy
*Disclaimer: I have a business relationship with Leverage Shares. The aforementioned is NOT investment advice and is for informational purposes only.