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Humankind debuts with ETF focused on companies contributing to society

Mar 1st, 2021 | By
Humankind’s debut ETF focuses on companies making greatest contribution to society

A New York-based manager of socially responsible investments has opened its doors with the launch of an ETF investing in companies that it considers are making the greatest contribution to society.


AdvisorShares’ US cannabis ETF surpasses $1bn in assets

Feb 24th, 2021 | By
AdvisorShares’ US cannabis ETF surpasses $1bn in assets

AdvisorShares’ actively managed US cannabis ETF has surpassed $1 billion in assets under management, less than six months after its debut on NYSE Arca.


VanEck’s semiconductor ETF in Europe tops $150m in assets

Feb 24th, 2021 | By
VanEck’s newly launched semiconductor ETF in Europe tops $150m in assets

The European domiciled VanEck Vectors Semiconductor UCITS ETF has amassed more than $150 million in assets, less than three months after its introduction.


Assets at HANetf hit $2 billion

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
Assets at HANetf hit $2 billion

Assets under management at HANetf have topped $2 billion, just two months after the firm hit the $1bn mark.


Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree's Gold Bullion Securities

Investors in WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities are no longer able to exchange their shares for gold bullion coins or bars issued by the Royal Mint.


SIX unveils ESG versions of SPI and SBI

Feb 15th, 2021 | By
SIX launches ESG versions of SPI and SBI

SIX has introduced a suite of environmental, social, and governance indices covering Swiss equity and bond markets.


Lyxor sharpens ESG fixed income ETF offering with lower fees and switch to physical

Jan 29th, 2021 | By
Lyxor sharpens ESG fixed income ETF offering with lower fees and switch to physical

Lyxor Asset Management has converted its EUR and USD investment-grade corporate credit ESG ETFs to physical replication. It has also cut their fees from 0.20% to 0.14% – among the lowest available in the market.


IPO boom powers First Trust US IPO ETF beyond $2bn in assets

Jan 25th, 2021 | By
IPO boom powers First Trust US IPO ETF beyond $2bn in assets

A booming market for initial public offerings has helped push the NYSE Arca-listed First Trust US Equity Opportunities ETF (FPX US) above $2 billion in assets under management.


ProShares unveils leveraged cybersecurity and cloud computing ETFs on Nasdaq

Jan 22nd, 2021 | By
ProShares unveil leveraged cybersecurity and cloud computing ETFs on Nasdaq

ProShares has rolled out a pair of leveraged equity ETFs on Nasdaq providing amplified exposure to two sought-after investment themes: cybersecurity and cloud computing.


Global X ETFs partners with Adaptive Wealth Strategies to launch tactical risk management strategy

Jan 21st, 2021 | By
Global X ETFs partners with Adaptive Wealth Strategies to launch dynamic risk-on/risk-off strategy

Global X has augmented its partnership with risk index architects Adaptive Wealth Strategies with the launch of the Global X Adaptive US Risk Management ETF (ONOF US) on NYSE Arca.