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Cyclical sectors in play as Barron’s 400 ETF rebalances

Oct 11th, 2021 | By
Cyclical sectors in play as Barron’s 400 ETF rebalances

The Barron’s 400 ETF (BFOR US), a smart beta ETF selecting US equities based on their financial strength and the attractiveness of their share prices, has pivoted towards cyclical sectors following its latest reconstitution.


New issuer BondBloxx aims to disrupt fixed income ETFs

Oct 8th, 2021 | By
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.


KraneShares adds two new carbon credit ETFs

Oct 7th, 2021 | By
KraneShares adds two new carbon credit ETFs

KraneShares has expanded its carbon market offering with the launch of a pair of ETFs targeting cap-and-trade carbon allowances in Europe and California.


Invesco unveils two thematic crypto ETFs

Oct 7th, 2021 | By
John Hoffman, Head of Americas, ETFs & Indexed Strategies at Invesco

Invesco has launched two new ETFs offering thematic exposure to companies operating in the digital asset and blockchain sectors as well as select investment vehicles directly investing in cryptocurrencies.


ETF Securities launches Australia’s first hydrogen ETF

Oct 6th, 2021 | By
ETF Securities launches Australia’s first hydrogen ETF

ETF Securities has launched a new thematic equity ETF in Australia which is the country’s first to target companies involved in the global hydrogen industry.


Allianz unveils new six-month ‘buffered outcome’ ETF

Oct 6th, 2021 | By
Johan Grahn, Vice President and Head of ETF Strategy at AllianzIM

Allianz Investment Management has launched a new S&P 500 ‘buffered outcome’ ETF on NYSE Arca with a shorter, six-month outcome period.


FolioBeyond launches active fixed income ETF for rising rates

Oct 5th, 2021 | By
Yung Lim, CEO of FolioBeyond

FolioBeyond has debuted the FolioBeyond Rising Rates ETF (RISR US), an actively managed fixed income strategy that seeks to generate a high level of current income while also offering an effective hedge against rising interest rates.


T. Rowe Price debuts its first fixed income ETFs

Oct 4th, 2021 | By
Andy McCormick, Head of Fixed Income at T. Rowe Price

T. Rowe Price has launched a trio of actively managed bond ETFs on NYSE Arca, marking the Baltimore investment giant’s first foray into fixed income ETFs.


ProShares launches trio of thematic ETFs

Oct 4th, 2021 | By
Michael L. Sapir, CEO of ProShares

ProShares has launched three new thematic equity ETFs on NYSE Arca focused on ‘new economy’ business segments including clean technology, smart factories, and big data and analytics.


Direxion launches leveraged big tech ETF

Oct 4th, 2021 | By
Direxion launches leveraged big tech ETF

Direxion has launched a new ETF providing magnified exposure to a basket of popular US technology and technology-enabled stocks.