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The ETF: PowerShares DB Base Metals Fund (DBB)
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PowerShares DB Base Metals Fund
The PowerShares DB Base Metals Fund is based on the Deutsche Bank Liquid Commodity Index - Optimum Yield Industrial Metals Excess Return and managed by DB Commodity Services LLC. The Index is a rules-based index composed of futures contracts on some of the most liquid and widely used base metals - aluminum, zinc and copper (grade A). The index is intended to reflect the performance of the industrial metals sector.
The ETF Tracks This Index:
This fund is based on the Deutsche Bank Liquid Commodity Index – Optimum Yield Industrial Metals Excess Return (DBBMIX). You cannot buy shares in the index directly.