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Brendan Ahern, CIO at KraneShares

KraneShares launches AI-focused thematic equity ETF

Krane Funds Advisors (KraneShares) has introduced a new thematic equity ETF targeting companies worldwide that are leaders in developing and applying artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.

Amundi targets high-quality credit in new short-term ESG bond ETF

Amundi targets high-quality credit in new short-term ESG bond ETF

Amundi has introduced a new fixed income ETF in Europe providing socially responsible exposure to corporate bonds at the front end of the yield curve from global issuers with robust credit ratings.

Gary Buxton, Head of EMEA ETFs at Invesco

Invesco adds EUR corporate bond ETFs to ‘BulletShares’ line-up

Invesco has expanded its ‘BulletShares’ fixed-maturity ETF suite in Europe with a new line of funds delivering access to euro-denominated corporate bond portfolios, each maturing in a specific year.

Caroline Baron, Head of ETF Distribution, EMEA, Franklin Templeton

Franklin Templeton launches developed equities ETF

Franklin Templeton has unveiled a new ETF in Europe offering access to a low-cost portfolio of stocks from developed market countries.

Alexis Marinof, Head of WisdomTree Europe

WisdomTree launches sustainable global equity ETF

WisdomTree has launched a new ETF in Europe, providing a core equity solution specifically designed for ESG impact investors.

Fixed Income

IndexIQ launches securitized income ETF

Neil Moriarty, Senior Managing Director, co-Head of Global Fixed Income Team, MacKay Shields

IndexIQ has introduced a new actively managed ETF aimed at capturing high-income opportunities within the US securitized fixed income market.

Invesco rolls out ‘BulletShares’ corporate bond ETFs in Europe

Paul Syms, Head of EMEA Fixed Income and Commodity ETF Product Management at Invesco

Invesco has begun introducing its ‘BulletShares’ fixed-maturity ETFs in Europe, offering exposure to portfolios of bonds that mature in a specific year.

Commodities

UBS AM to launch carbon credit ETC

UBS AM to launch carbon credit ETC

UBS Asset Management is set to launch a new exchange-traded commodity in Europe, providing physically backed exposure to EU Allowances, the leading carbon credit globally.

Defiance debuts income-enhanced oil ETF

Defiance debuts income-enhanced oil ETF

Defiance ETFs has introduced a novel options-based ETF that provides indirect exposure to changes in oil prices while also generating income.

Alternatives / Multi-Asset

ProShares launches inverse & leveraged ether ETFs

ProShares launches inverse & leveraged ether ETFs

ProShares has introduced two new tactical crypto-linked ETFs in the US for investors seeking leveraged or short exposure to the price of ether.

UK welcomes first crypto-backed ETPs

UK welcomes first crypto-backed ETPs

21Shares and WisdomTree have each introduced multiple physically backed crypto exchange-traded products on the London Stock Exchange, catering specifically to professional investors.

Equities

REX Shares launches income-enhanced AI equities ETF

Scott Acheychek, COO of REX Shares

REX Shares has launched a new ETF providing exposure to a portfolio of leading US artificial intelligence technology companies while simultaneously delivering income through an options strategy overlay.

BlackRock launches active US growth stocks ETF

BlackRock launches active US growth stocks ETF

BlackRock has introduced its latest actively managed ETF on Nasdaq providing exposure to a high-conviction portfolio of US large-cap, growth-oriented equities.

Calamos debuts capital-protected Nasdaq 100 ETF

John Koudounis, President and CEO of Calamos Investments

Calamos Investments has expanded its ‘Structured Protection’ suite of defined outcome ETFs with the first fund to offer full capital protection on the world’s pre-eminent growth-oriented index – the Nasdaq 100.

ETF and Index News

Janus Henderson acquires Tabula in European ETF push

Janus Henderson acquires Tabula in European ETF push

Global asset manager Janus Henderson has agreed to acquire London-based ETF provider Tabula Investment Management as the firm seeks to capitalize on the growing demand for actively managed ETFs in Europe.

ARK Invest unveils its first active thematic ETFs in Europe

Cathie Wood, Founder, CEO, and CIO of ARK Invest

ARK Invest has brought its first actively managed ETFs to Europe with the introduction of three global equity funds targeting innovation, genomics, and artificial intelligence investment themes.

BlackRock makes active ETF debut in Europe

Jane Sloan, EMEA Head of Global Product Solutions at BlackRock

BlackRock has unveiled its first actively managed ETFs in Europe with the introduction of two income-enhanced equity funds.