US wrap: S&P sectors provide potential accelerated returns

US financial sector provides basis for Barclays product

The latest offering for the US market includes three products based on a variation on the Standard & Poor's Depository Receipts (SPDR), which was the first US-listed exchange-traded fund (ETF). They provide the basis for accelerated growth products issued by Barclays and follow a market trend towards issuing products based on ETFs.

The first of these products is the SuperTrack Notes linked to SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust. This product has a one-year maturity with a 200% market participation, capped at