About Us

Firm Overview

Spirited Funds, LLC specializes in helping investors create wealth by creating indices and ETFs specifically designed to track the performance of public companies and/or other investments that participate in the production, distribution, and consumption of the following industries: liquor and spirits, beer, and tobacco.

About Me

As Founder of the Spirited Funds/ ETFMG Whiskey and Spirits ETF (NYSE: WSKY) and Co-Chairman of the WSKY Index Committee, David Bolton takes pride in being a creator. In particular, he enjoys creating opportunities that inspire and empower people to pursue their own endeavor of creating wealth. David is the Founder, President, and CEO of Spirited Funds, LLC, co-owner of the Index. David is also the Founder and President of BOLTON Total Wealth Management, an independent financial planning and asset management firm offering holistic wealth management strategies. Degreed in Economics, Leadership, Global Studies, and Philosophy, David began his career in 2005 with Merrill Lynch.


ETF Managers Group LLC

ETF Managers Group is revolutionizing the marketplace by empowering issuers to launch their ETF products with the support of a turn-key, fully managed, private label service tailored to fit their unique needs. ETFMG provides accelerated entry to market for all ETF types, targeted wholesaling and marketing. For more information about the ETFMG family of exchange traded funds and services visit us at www.etfmg.com

Adviser for the Fund and the Index Provider for the Spirited Funds/ ETFMG Whiskey and Spirits Index, ETF Managers Group, LLC is a leading Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) private label services company. ETF Managers Group offers a full range of ETF product services to the asset management community including commodity pool ETPs as well as both active and passive ETF funds. The services provided include product operations, regulatory, financial and compliance management, and index construction. ETF Managers Group offers active marketing and dedicated wholesale services for all ETF product types.


Listing Venue for the Funds. NYSE Arca is NYSE Euronext’s premier listing venue for Exchange Traded Products. Its unique market structure, state of the art electronic trading platform and innovative solutions, drives its business around the world. As a result, sponsors have chosen to list over 1,300 of their Exchange Traded Products on NYSE Arca. NYSE Arca is also the first electronic market to offer issuers a Lead Market Maker program, which is designed to encourage provision of liquidity that contributes to some of the best prices and depth in the Exchange Traded Product marketplace.