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ClearShares Launches the Ultra-Short Maturity ETF (NYSE:OPER) – A Fixed Income ETF Only a Year After Introducing its First ClearShares OCIO ETF


The OPER ETF seeks to fill the return void and provide an alternative
to low-yielding money market and non-yielding cash positions through
high quality fixed income securities

, a wholly owned subsidiary of Clearbrook,
announced today the launch of ClearShares
Ultra-Short Maturity ETF
(NYSE:OPER). The Fund began trading on July
11, 2018 on the NYSE Arca with $10M in AUM.

ClearShares Ultra-Short Maturity ETF (the "Fund") is an actively managed
portfolio seeking current income by investing in repurchase "repos"
agreements, collateralized by U.S. Treasuries and U.S. Government
Securities. The level of return on the Fund will track prevailing
short-term rates. As interest rates rise so could the return paid on the

"Clearbrook has been on the forefront of introducing innovative
solutions to the marketplace that helps investors of all sizes to
participate in order to help meet their investment goals," said Elliott
Wislar, CEO of Clearbrook. "The OPER ETF is suitable for all investors,
particularly high-net-worth, small to mid-sized corporations and
institutions seeking higher returns on their cash assets."

"Since the ‘Great Recession' of 2008, short-term fixed income and cash
like funds have provided a nominal return – close to zero percent. The
ClearShares Ultra-Short Maturity ETF seeks to fill the return void and
provide an alternative to low-yielding money market and cash positions,"
said Tom Deegan, Chief Operating Officer of Clearbrook. "Investors can
purchase shares in the Fund with a minimum $100 investment."

About ClearShares

ClearShares LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Clearbrook, an
independent, privately held investment management and advisory firm.
ClearShares provides transparent, actively managed, forward-looking
investment solutions for all investors. ClearShares' cost-effective,
product-based approach emphasizes consistency, long-term return and risk
mitigation. For more information, visit

The ETFs investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses must
be considered carefully before investing. The ClearShares prospectus and
summary prospectus contains this and other important information about
the investment company, and it may be obtained by calling
212.359.0290, or visiting Please
read the prospectus carefully before you invest or send money.

Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal.
Shares of any ETF are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and may
trade at a discount or premium to NAV. Shares are not individually
redeemable from the Fund and may be only be acquired or redeemed from
the fund in creation units. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns.
Additional risks include, but are not limited to investments in debt
securities including high yield and mortgage and asset backed
securities, foreign and emerging markets securities, REITs, MLPs,
small-‐and mid-‐cap securities, and investment in other ETFs. The fund
invests in other investment companies and bears its proportionate share
of fees and expenses and underlying risks of other investment companies.
Please refer to the prospectus for additional risks of investing in the

The ClearShares Ultra-Short Maturity ETF (OPER) is distributed by Quasar
Distributors, LLC.

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