SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 25, 2012
FactorShares 2X: TBond Bull/S&P500 Bear
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Item 3.01 Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing.
On October 25, 2012, Factor Capital Management, LLC, the managing owner of FactorShares 2X: TBond Bull/S&P500 Bear (the “Fund”), received a notice (the “Notice”) from NYSE Regulation, Inc. (“NYSERI”) on behalf of NYSE Arca Equities, Inc. (“NYSE Arca”) stating that the staff of NYSERI has been unable to confirm that the Fund is compliant with NYSE Arca’s Rule 8.200(.02)(d)(2)(i) which states: “following the initial twelve-month period following the commencement of trading of the shares, (A) the Issuer has more than 60 days remaining until termination and there are fewer than 50 record and/or beneficial holders of Trust Issued Receipts for 30 or more consecutive trading days.” Pursuant to NYSE Arca Equities Rule 5.5(m), at a meeting to be held on November 27, 2012, the staff of NYSERI will conduct a formal review of the Fund’s listing status and the plan to address any non-compliance and will evaluate whether continued listing of the Fund is appropriate.
The Managing Owner has determined to develop a plan to address any non-compliance.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: November 13, 2012