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Kevin Carter, Founder and CEO of Big Tree Capital

EMQQ Global launches flagship EM internet & e-commerce ETF in Hong Kong

EMQQ Global, the team behind the $620m EMQQ Emerging Markets Internet and Ecommerce ETF (EMQQ US), has brought its flagship strategy to Hong Kong investors.

IndexIQ launches multi-sector fixed income ETF

IndexIQ has launched a new actively managed fixed income ETF which seeks to provide a high level of income by investing across multiple bond sectors globally.

Blake Moore, President and CEO of Touchstone Investments

Touchstone debuts suite of active ETFs

Touchstone Investments, an affiliate of the Western & Southern Financial Group, has introduced its first ETFs, a suite of four actively managed funds delivering core investment strategies.

Junfei Ren, Partner at Pando Asset

Pando Asset debuts ‘smart contracts’ multi-crypto ETP

Newly minted Pando Asset has debuted its first ETP in Switzerland providing directly backed exposure to a basket of cryptocurrencies underpinning leading smart contract platforms.

UBS adds APAC ex-Japan ETF to SRI range

UBS adds APAC ex-Japan ETF to SRI range

UBS Asset Management has launched a new socially responsible equity ETF targeting companies listed in developed market countries across the Asia Pacific region, excluding Japan.

Fixed Income

Amundi launches short-term global aggregate bond ESG ETF

Amundi launches short-term global aggregate bond ESG ETF

Amundi has expanded its suite of socially responsible fixed income ETFs with the addition of a multi-currency global aggregate bond fund targeting securities at the near end of the yield curve.

DWS launches two high yield corporate bond ESG ETFs

DWS rolls out four thematic ETFs on innovative technologies

DWS has unveiled two new fixed income ETFs in Europe providing socially responsible exposure to USD and EUR high yield corporate bond markets.

Commodities

Industrial metals: The backbone of renewable infrastructure

Robert Minter, Director of ETF Investment Strategy at abrdn.

By Robert Minter, Director of ETF Investment Strategy at abrdn.

Industrial metals are a unique asset class within the commodities sector that may allow investors to gain exposure to the global green energy transition.

Harbor Capital launches ‘energy transition’ commodities ETF

Kristof Gleich, President and CIO of Harbor Capital Advisors

Harbor Capital Advisors has launched a broad basket commodities ETF focused on the building blocks of the accelerating transition to less carbon-intensive energy sources.

Alternatives / Multi-Asset

21Shares unveils risk-controlled bitcoin & ethereum ETPs

21Shares unveils risk-controlled bitcoin & ethereum ETPs

Digital assets specialist 21Shares has unveiled two new crypto ETPs in Europe providing directly backed exposure to bitcoin and ether while managing volatility.

CoinShares adds Algorand ETP to zero-fee staked crypto line-up

Townsend Lansing, Head of Product at CoinShares

Crypto investment firm CoinShares has launched a new ETP in Europe providing zero-fee, staked exposure to ALGO, the native token underpinning the Algorand blockchain.

Equities

Mirae Asset launches APAC high dividend ETF in Hong Kong

JH Rhee, Chief Executive Officer of Mirae Asset Global Investments (Hong Kong)

Mirae Asset Global Investments has launched a new ETF in Hong Kong under its Global X brand, providing high-income exposure to stocks listed in the Asia Pacific region.

Invesco launches low-vol low carbon global equity ESG ETF

Invesco launches low-vol low carbon global equity ETF

Invesco has introduced a new actively managed ETF in Europe providing low volatility, low carbon exposure to a socially responsible portfolio of global equities.

Amundi transitions Italian blue-chip ETF to ESG index

Amundi transitions Italian blue-chip ETF to ESG index

Amundi has switched index on its Italian blue-chip equity ETF, shifting the fund to a benchmark incorporating socially responsible criteria.

ETF and Index News

Waystone announces white-label ETF ambitions

Paul Heffernan, CEO of Waystone ETFs

Waystone, a full-service provider to the asset management industry, has stated its intention to enter Europe’s white-label ETF market in the near future.

Trackinsight: ETF investors pivoting towards higher value propositions

Trackinsight global ETF survey

ETF investors are increasingly shifting towards higher value propositions including actively managed, thematic, ESG, and crypto asset strategies, according to the latest global survey from Trackinsight.

Franklin Templeton repositions US ETF platform

Patrick O’Connor, global head of ETFs at Franklin Templeton Investments.

Franklin Templeton has announced a series of marketing and strategy adjustments within its US ETF line-up as the firm aims to better align its offering while capitalizing on the now-established strength of its brand name.