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ALPS and Goldman Sachs Celebrate the ALPS Goldman Sachs Index ETF Series at the New York Stock Exchange
Goldman Sachs Managing Director Peter Selman to Ring The Opening BellSM
For Release: 16 Jan 13
Executives and guests of ALPS and Goldman Sachs will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on January 18, 2013 to celebrate the launch of four new exchange-traded funds (ETFs) of the ALPS Goldman Sachs Index Series. 
To mark the occasion, Goldman Sachs Managing Director Peter Selman to Ring The Opening Bell.
ALPS Goldman Sachs Index ETF Series provides investors with thoughtful index-based investment alternatives with various types of market exposures. Goldman Sachs' New York-based Exchange Traded Product Structuring team, which is part of the firm's Securities Division, specializes in creating indices for a wide range of investor classes. 
The ALPS Goldman Sachs Index ETF Series includes:
• ALPS/GS Momentum Builder Growth Markets Equities and U.S. Treasuries Index ETF (NYSE Arca:    GSGO)
• ALPS/GS Momentum Builder Multi-Asset Index ETF (NYSE Arca: GSMA)
• ALPS/GS Momentum Builder Asia ex-Japan Equities and U.S. Treasuries Index ETF (NYSE Arca: GSAX)
• ALPS/GS Risk-Adjusted Return U.S. Large Cap Index ETF (NYSE Arca: GSRA)
About ALPS
A wholly owned subsidiary of DST Systems, Inc., headquartered in Denver with offices in Boston, New York, Seattle, and Toronto, ALPS is a 27-year-old financial services firm focused on asset servicing and asset gathering. With more than 400 employees, over 200 clients, and an executive team that has been in place for over 18 years, ALPS continues to actively promote all of its various business segments, from asset servicing through ALPS Fund Services, Inc. to asset gathering through ALPS Distributors, Inc. and ALPS Advisors, Inc. For more information about ALPS and the services available, visit , and for additional information about ALPS products, visit
About Goldman Sachs
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.
Friday, January 18, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
9:00 a.m. Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
9:30 a.m. The Opening Bell rings
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Katrina Clay at 212.656.2017 or email
Photos available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285), Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420), European Press Agency (917.670.1323), and Insider Images. The Opening Bell (starting at 9:25 a.m.) feed is available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
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