On the one year anniversary of its inception, the PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio (SPLV) has grown to $1.5 billion in assets under management, according to Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC.

The fund, which was listed on May 5, 2011, is the first volatility-weighted ETF available to investors in the U.S., according to Invesco.

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