Thus, the fund has more of a “banking pure play” look and feel.

PowerShares offers a related ETF that tracks the KBW Bank Index (up until recently KBE tracked this KBW index), PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio (NYSEArca: KBWB), and this product will likely be active in the near term as well.

SPDR S&P Bank

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