How to Trade ETFs

Efficient Primary and Secondary Market Trading.

Institutional investors can trade ETFs:

  • Stock Exchange
  • Over the counter (OTC) 
  • Primary Market via creation/ redemption mechanisms 

State Street Global Advisors offer a dedicated ETF Capital Markets team to assist with connecting institutional investors to participating dealers, market makers and other liquidity providers. 

State Street Global Advisors in Singapore


ETF manager in terms of ETF trading volume on the SGX*


Local ETF listed on the SGX*


ETF in terms of ETF trading volume on the SGX *


Average Daily ETF Trading Volume on the SGX *

18 yrs

Since our first ETF has been listed on the SGX


Designated Market Makers registered on our ETFs *

Global SPDR ETF Capital Markets Team


Offering clients true global reach

State Street has over 700+ ETFs listings globally, across America Europe and Asia Pacific.

Education and Advice for institutions

We offer institutions:

  • Advice on execution and market structure to increase trade efficiency and reduce market impact
  • Execution strategies designed for each institution's needs
  • Thought leadership in ETF investment

Data leadership and trade analysis to increase trade efficiency

We offer clients the data analytics to maximize the efficiency of their ETF trades with:

  • Pre-trade analysis
  • Indicative execution pricing
  • Liquidity data and landscape analysis

Links to Exchanges


Our Capital Markets perspective on SPDR ETFs, volume, liquidity, and ETF markets in general.

Listed in 2002, the SPDR® Straits Times Index ETF was Singapore’s first exchange traded fund (ETF). SPDR® Straits Times Index ETF seeks to offer investors liquid, cost efficient and transparent access to the Straits Times Index through a single security that trades on an exchange.

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Dedicated Capital Markets team in APAC 

As one of the first dedicated Capital Markets teams in Asia Pacific, we oversee the SPDR ETF trading ecosystem and manage relationships with: authorized participants; market makers; exchanges; platforms; and broker-dealers.

Jacqueline Pang - Head of ETF Capital Markets 

Jean-Francois Mesnard Sense - ETF Capital Markets


Contact our Capital Markets team


*Source: Bloomberg Finance L.P and State Street Global Advisors, as of date 12/31/2019