Large Cap Core Plus - CSM Large Cap Core Plus

ProShares Large Cap Core Plus seeks investment results, before fees and expenses, that track the performance of the Credit Suisse 130/30 Large Cap Index.

ProShares Large Cap Core Plus (CSM) is a multi-factor ETF. CSM’s index has outperformed the S&P 500 since the index's inception more than 10 years ago, and has done so on a consistent basis.

  • Outperformance is rare in large cap. Ninety-two percent of actively managed large-cap mutual funds and ETFs failed to beat the S&P 500 over time, and most passive strategies are designed only to match market returns. But CSM’s index has outperformed the S&P 500 from inception (4/21/08) through 3/31/19.
  • Consistent outperformance is even rarer. CSM has outpaced the S&P 500 in 91% of rolling five-year periods, and its record of besting the S&P 500 on a month-over-month basis surpasses 94% of all large-cap blend mutual funds and ETFs.
  • CSM is built on a disciplined, multi-factor approach. One of the longest-running smart beta funds, CSM’s strategy combines multiple well-established factors to achieve performance. The portfolio’s design seeks to turn incremental returns over time into consistent outperformance.
  • Learn more about CSM's smart beta approach.
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  1. Select "Institutional" as your client type and Save, then Accept the service agreement on the following screen.
  2. In the left column, click Equity Indices and Smart Beta for the Credit Suisse 130/30 Large Cap Index. Click the index name again under Indices Details.