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Horizons launches emerging markets leaders ETF

Horizons launches active ETF for EM consumer growth

Horizons ETFs has launched a new actively managed ETF in Canada targeting companies poised to benefit from the consumer growth story in emerging markets.

The rise of Defined Outcome ETFs

The Rise of Defined Outcome ETFs

By Vinit Srivastava, CEO, MerQube. We speak daily to the world’s major providers of ETFs about what they are working on to address investor requirements. It is very clear that everyone is talking about one set of products and strategies: Defined Outcome ETFs.

Melanion lists bitcoin equities UCITS ETF in Paris

Melanion lists bitcoin equities UCITS ETF in Paris

Paris-based Melanion Capital has successfully introduced its bitcoin equities ETF on Euronext Paris, marking the first listing of a UCITS bitcoin-linked product in Europe.

DWS revamps six Xtrackers equity ETFs

DWS repurposes six Xtrackers equity ETFs, slashes fees

DWS has made significant changes to six equity ETFs collectively housing over $1.8 billion in assets under management.

Fixed Income

BlackRock launches smart beta USD bond ETF

BlackRock launches smart beta USD bond ETF

BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF on Nasdaq that seeks to outperform the US dollar-denominated bond market through a factor-driven or so-called smart beta selection approach.

New issuer BondBloxx aims to disrupt fixed income ETFs

Leland Clemons, co-Founder of BondBloxx

BondBloxx Investment Management, a newly minted specialist fixed income ETF issuer, is gearing up for its first fund launch.

Commodities

CSOP to launch first inverse gold ETP in Hong Kong

CSOP to launch first inverse gold ETP in Hong Kong

CSOP Asset Management is set to launch Hong Kong’s first inverse commodity ETP with a strategy that will allow investors to effect a bearish position on gold.

WisdomTree lists unhedged roll-optimised commodity ex-agriculture ETF

Nitesh Shah Director of Research, Europe, WisdomTree

WisdomTree has introduced an unhedged version of its roll-enhanced broad commodity ex-agriculture ETF.

Alternatives / Multi-Asset

WisdomTree partners with ValMark to launch ‘Target Range’ ETF

WisdomTree partners with ValMark to launch 'Target Range' ETF

WisdomTree has launched an ETF in the US that blends features of a defined-outcome solution with a traditional asset allocation strategy.

21Shares lists first polygon crypto ETP

21Shares unveils first polygon crypto ETP

According to a listing announcement from SIX Swiss Exchange, digital asset ETP specialist 21Shares has listed the world’s first ETP providing exposure to MATIC, the native token underpinning the Polygon network.

Equities

IndexIQ expands ‘dual impact’ lineup with three new thematic equity ETFs

IndexIQ expands 'dual impact' lineup with three new thematic equity ETFs

IndexIQ, a subsidiary of New York Life Investments, has expanded its ‘dual impact’ family of thematic equity strategies with the launch of three new ETFs on NYSE Arca.

ETFMG launches world’s first real estate tech ETF

ETFMG launches world's first real estate tech ETF

ETF Managers Group has unveiled the world’s first ETF designed to give pure-play exposure to real estate technology companies.

Satrix to launch South Africa’s first JSE All-Share ETF

Nico Katzke, Head of Portfolio Solutions at Satrix Investments

Satrix Investments is set to list a new ETF in South Africa which will be the country’s first to offer exposure to the full opportunity set of stocks listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

ETF and Index News

Trackinsight launches market classification system for thematic ETFs

Trackinsight launches market classification system for thematic ETFs

Trackinsight, a provider of ETF data and analytics, has launched a proprietary classification system for thematic ETFs.

Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Euronext launches MIB ESG Index

Euronext, in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, has launched a socially responsible alternative to the FTSE MIB, Italy’s foremost equity index.

ETF rebalancing and reconstitution

Varun Raju, Team Lead, Products, and Vaibhav Agarwal, Head of Products, Indxx.

By Varun Raju, Team Lead, Products, and Vaibhav Agarwal, Head of Products, Indxx.

The unrelenting growth of passive investing, owing to its ease and low costs, has further galvanized index providers and fund managers to discover innovative solutions and reduce market inefficiencies.