Press Release – Options Listed for AdvisorShares ETFs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thematic, Multi-Thematic, and Diversified Equity ETFs Join Other AdvisorShares ETFs with Listed Options
Bethesda, MD. — March 9, 2022 — AdvisorShares, a leading sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced that options are now listed for trading for the following ETFs:
- AdvisorShares Hotel ETF (Ticker: BEDZ)
- AdvisorShares Restaurant ETF (Ticker: EATZ)
- AdvisorShares Gerber Kawasaki ETF (Ticker: GK)
- AdvisorShares Alpha DNA Equity Sentiment ETF (Ticker: SENT)
- AdvisorShares Vice ETF (Ticker: VICE)
These ETFs join other AdvisorShares ETFs with options listed including the AdvisorShares Pure US Cannabis ETF (Ticker: MSOS), AdvisorShares Pure Cannabis ETF (Ticker: YOLO) and AdvisorShares Ranger Equity Bear ETF (Ticker: HDGE).
AdvisorShares remains committed to providing ongoing investment education for its ETF shareholders, prospective investors and the investment community at large. AdvisorShares regularly hosts live webinars featuring portfolio managers and leading industry experts. You may learn more and register at the AdvisorShares Event Center for upcoming educational sessions on different investment strategies.
AdvisorShares is a leading provider of actively managed ETFs. For financial professionals and investors requesting more information, call 1-877-843-3831 or visit www.advisorshares.com. Follow @AdvisorShares on Twitter and Facebook for more insights.
Before investing you should carefully consider the Fund’s investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. This and other information are in the prospectus, a copy of which may be obtained by visiting the Fund’s website at www.advisorshares.com. Please read the prospectus and summary prospectus carefully before you invest.
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The Fund is subject to a number of risks that may affect the value of its shares. This section provides additional information about the Fund’s principal risks. The degree to which a risk applies to the Fund varies according to its investment allocation. Each investor should review the complete description of the principal risks before investing in the Fund. As with investing in other securities whose prices increase and decrease in market value, you may lose money by investing in the Fund.
Cannabis-Related Company Risk. Cannabis-related companies are subject to various laws and regulations that may differ at the state/local and federal level. These laws and regulations may (i) significantly affect a cannabis-related company’s ability to secure financing, (ii) impact the market for marijuana industry sales and services, and (iii) set limitations on marijuana use, production, transportation, and storage. Cannabis-related companies may also be required to secure permits and authorizations from government agencies to cultivate or research marijuana. In addition, cannabis-related companies are subject to the risks associated with the greater agricultural industry, including changes to or trends that affect commodity prices, labor costs, weather conditions, and laws and regulations related to environmental protection, health and safety. Cannabis-related companies may also be subject to risks associated with the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. These risks include increased government regulation, the use and enforcement of intellectual property rights and patents, technological change and obsolescence, product liability lawsuits, and the risk that research and development may not necessarily lead to commercially successful products.
Shares are bought and sold at market price not net asset value (NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Market price returns are based on the midpoint of the bid/ask spread at 4:00 pm Eastern Time (when NAV is normally determined) and do not represent the return you would receive if you traded at other times.
An Option is a privilege, sold by one party to another that gives the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy (call) or sell (put) a stock at an agreed-upon price within a certain period or on a specific date.