Morgane Delledonne, Director of Research, Europe, at Global X

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Global X launches copper miners ETF in Europe

Global X has introduced its first commodities-focused ETF in Europe with the launch of the Global X Copper Miners UCITS ETF. Listed on the London Stock Exchange and Xetra, the fund provides exposure to a diversified basket of copper mining companies around the world. Morgane Delledonne, Director of Research, Europe, at Global X, said: “2021 has proven to be a transformational year for copper, and we have a strong long-term outlook for copper demand driven by trends poised to disrupt the global economy.”

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UOB launches Asian green REIT ETF on SGX

UOB launches Asia Pacific green REIT ETF on SGX

UOB has launched an ETF in Singapore providing exposure to high-yielding green REITs listed in Asia Pacific and Oceania.

Direxion launches nanotechnology thematic ETF

Direxion unveils nanotechnology ETF

Direxion has introduced a new thematic equity ETF in the US providing exposure to companies involved in nanotechnology.

Gaëtan Delculée, Global Head of ETF, Indexing & Smart Beta Sales at Amundi

Amundi adds China and EM ex-China ETFs to ‘ESG Leaders’ suite

Amundi has expanded its ‘ESG Leaders’ suite of ETFs with the launch of the Amundi MSCI China ESG Leaders Select UCITS ETF and Amundi MSCI Emerging ex-China ESG Leaders Select UCITS ETF on LSE.

Michael John Lytle, CEO of Tabula Investment Management

Tabula cross-lists its ESG Asia ex-Japan high-yield corporate bond ETF on Xetra

Tabula Investment Management has cross-listed its highly successful Asia ex-Japan high-yield corporate bond ETF on Deutsche Börse Xetra.

Fixed Income

American Century partners with Nomura on active high-yield bond ETF

Edward Rosenberg, senior vice president and head of ETFs for American Century

American Century Investments has partnered with a division of Nomura Asset Management to launch a fully transparent, actively managed high-yield bond ETF.

BlackRock launches Asia ex-Japan USD investment-grade corporate bond ETF

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BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF in Europe providing ESG-screened exposure to US dollar-denominated corporate bonds from issuers domiciled in the Asia ex-Japan region.

Commodities

SparkChange, HANetf partner on world’s first physical EUA ETP

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USCF launches income-enhanced gold ETF

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Alternatives / Multi-Asset

FinEx launches first REIT ETF on Moscow Exchange

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21Shares lists first polygon crypto ETP

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Equities

Cathay launches ‘medical revolution’ ETF on TWSE

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Global X makes big push into Europe with seven new thematic ETFs

Luis Berruga, CEO of Global X

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Invesco launches equally weighted S&P 500 ESG Leaders ETF

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