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Exchange Traded Managers Group, Nasdaq Announce Settlement

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2021-- Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) and Exchange Traded Managers Group, LLC (ETFMG) have entered into an agreement dated October 28, 2021, to effect payment in full of the December 20, 2019 judgment (Judgment) entered against ETFMG in the Southern District of New York. Nasdaq therefore recorded a Satisfaction of Judgment with the Court and released its claims against ETFMG, and ETFMG withdrew its appeal of the Judgment with prejudice. The Asset Purchase Agreement between the parties, dated May 1, 2020, that would have caused the transfer of certain ETFMG intellectual property and related assets to Nasdaq was terminated, and the intellectual property and related assets remain with ETFMG.

About ETFMG®
ETFMG is a provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), founded in 2014 with a vision of developing innovative thematic ETFs that provide investors unique exposure to new markets. Today, the ETFMG fund line up provides access to a diverse collection of global themes and is comprised of 75% first-to-market products. We turn portfolio management strategies into successful ETFs by partnering with market segment experts to bring long-term growth opportunities to investors. ETFMG funds are proof as to the power of the ETF wrapper and that thematic products can have a place in investors’ portfolios. To learn more about ETFMG and our portfolio of exchange-traded funds please visit

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Deborah Kostroun
Zito Partners
(201) 403-8185

Source: Exchange Traded Managers Group, LLC