HSBC offers Saudi exposure to offshore investors

HSBC Corporate, Investment Banking and Markets has launched a new Saudi Equity Index. The index is designed to be a benchmark for the Saudi equity market, and will include 36 liquid stocks. The stocks included will cover a wide range of Saudi economic sectors, including bookstores, banks and publishing.

HSBC is simultaneously launching a tailored sector index based on Saudi petrochemical equities. The index is constructed of a portfolio of 11 shares, which are each weighted according to market capitalisation. Two passively-managed open-ended funds have been created alongside the indexes – the HSBC Saudi equity fund and the HSBC Petrochemical Equity Opportunities Fund.

The company has launched the product family for non-domiciled investors who want to access Saudi markets. Direct investment is

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