The number of listed exchange-traded funds grew 20.6% in 2011 and the number of listed exchange-traded notes grew 53.8%, according to U.S. figures developed by the Exchange-Traded Fund Association.

Separately, NYSE Euronext said it led the market in listings of new exchange-traded products, globally, in 2011. The operator of the NYSE Arca exchange, which is a major venue for exchange-traded products, said it listed more than 450 new exchange-traded notes, funds and vehicles.

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