2014 was a pretty good year for U.S. bonds thanks to a host of global concerns which kept U.S. treasury yields low and as a result boosted bond prices with the long dated ones being a prime beneficiary of this trend.
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State Street Global Advisors changed indexes on seven of its SPDR ETFs. Seven of the funds changed both the ticker symbol and index, while the other two changed the index alone. The affected funds are the SPDR Dow Jones Small Cap ETF (NYSE:DSC), SPDR Dow Jones Small Cap Growth ETF