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Morgan Stanley returns to ETFs with six funds

Feb 6th, 2023 | By
Dan Simkowitz, Head of Morgan Stanley Investment Management

Morgan Stanley Investment Management has unveiled a suite of six ESG-tailored ETFs, the firm’s first ETF launches since the early pioneer exited the industry more than two decades ago. Dan Simkowitz, Head of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, said: “The launch of our ETF platform builds on our world-class investment capabilities with a diverse set of investment vehicles that aim to provide strategic value for our clients.”


Sprott rolls out four ‘energy transition’ miner ETFs

Feb 6th, 2023 | By
John Ciampaglia, CEO of Sprott Asset Management

Sprott Asset Management has unveiled four new ETFs providing pure-play exposure to mining companies focused on energy transition minerals.


BlackRock adds US growth and value ‘ESG Aware’ ETFs

Feb 6th, 2023 | By
BlackRock adds US growth and value ETFs to ‘ESG Aware’ suite

BlackRock has launched two new ETFs on Cboe BZX Exchange providing socially responsible exposure to US equities with growth or value characteristics.


EU ban on inducements to boost Europe’s ETF industry

Feb 6th, 2023 | By
EU ban on inducements to boost Europe’s ETF industry

The European Commission is weighing up banning kickbacks that financial advisers receive when they sell investment products, a move that would drive greater uptake of low-cost products such as ETFs.


ASYMmetric rolls out two new risk-managed US equity ETFs

Feb 6th, 2023 | By
ASYMmetric rolls out two new active risk-managed ETFs

ASYMmetric ETFs has launched two new passive US equity funds that harness the firm’s trademark investment approach to deliver greater income or return than the S&P 500 but with less overall risk.


First Trust debuts multi-strategy alternatives ETF

Feb 6th, 2023 | By
Ryan Issakainen, Senior Vice President and ETF Strategist at First Trust

First Trust has launched a new actively managed ETF-of-ETFs providing diversified exposure to alternative asset categories and strategies.


Mulvihill launches income-enhanced US health care ETF

Feb 6th, 2023 | By
Health care sector etfs equities

Mulvihill Capital Management has introduced a new ETF in Canada providing high-income exposure to US equities of companies operating in the health care sector.


Invesco announces changes to US ‘fallen angels’ ETF

Feb 2nd, 2023 | By
Fallen Angel ETFs

The $190 million Invesco US High Yield Fallen Angels UCITS ETF has adjusted its investment approach following a revision of the underlying index methodology.


Amundi adds Japan equity ETF to climate suite

Feb 2nd, 2023 | By
Amundi adds Japan ETF to CTB suite

Amundi has expanded its suite of ETFs designed to help tackle climate change with a fund focused on the Japanese stock market.


Horizon Kinetics launches active SPAC and med-tech ETFs

Feb 2nd, 2023 | By
Horizon Kinetics has added two new funds to its active ETF line-up.

New York-based investment adviser Horizon Kinetics has introduced two new actively managed ETFs providing exposure to pre-merger SPACs and innovative healthcare companies.