A recent survey from PYMTS highlighted that 81% of US consumers have access to at least one type of subscription service. While companies are responding to consumer demand, there are many benefits that companies may enjoy by offering subscriptions. Here are some examples:
Potential Benefits of a Subscription Model
How may investors gain access to companies that may be poised to benefit from a shift to a subscription economy?
The Fount Subscription Economy ETF (SUBS)
The Fount Subscription Economy ETF (SUBS) seeks to provide investment results that, before fees
and expenses, generally correspond to the total return performance of the Fount Subscription
Economy Index. The Index was designed to measure the performance of companies engaged in the business of providing subscription services, i.e., companies that sell products or services for recurring subscription revenue.
SUBS may offer investors an attractive vehicle to gain exposure to the subscription economy.
 Subscription Commerce Conversion Index, PYMNTS, 2021
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