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Invesco launches ESG high-yield USD corporate bond ETF

Jul 13th, 2021 | By
Gary Buxton, Head of EMEA ETFs at Invesco

Invesco has launched a new fixed income ETF on LSE providing socially responsible exposure to the US dollar high-yield corporate bond market.


Lyxor expands green bond offering with euro govies ETF

Jul 13th, 2021 | By
François Millet, Head of ETF Strategy, ESG and Innovation at Lyxor Asset Management

Lyxor Asset Management has expanded its range of sustainable fixed income funds with the launch of the world’s first ETF tracking green bonds from eurozone sovereign issuers.


Invesco adds emerging markets ETF to ‘ESG Momentum’ suite

Jul 13th, 2021 | By
Amundi launches emerging markets equity ESG ETF

Invesco has boosted its line-up of socially responsible equity funds with the launch of the Invesco MSCI Emerging Markets ESG Universal Screened UCITS ETF on LSE and Xetra.


HSBC debuts its first Paris-aligned equity ETF

Jul 12th, 2021 | By
Olga de Tapia, Global Head of ETF Sales at HSBC Asset Management

HSBC Asset Management has unveiled the HSBC MSCI World Climate Paris Aligned UCITS ETF (HPAW LN), the firm’s inaugural ETF aligned with the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.


LGIM launches multi-strategy commodities ETF

Jul 12th, 2021 | By
LGIM launches multi-strategy commodities ETF

Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched a new ETF providing diversified exposure to the commodities futures market while using various smart rolling mechanisms to target the most effective contract maturity for each underlying commodity.


BlackRock unveils low-cost ‘micro’ gold ETP in the US

Jul 9th, 2021 | By
Nornickel’s GPF makes world’s lowest-cost gold ETP even cheaper

BlackRock has launched the iShares Gold Trust Micro (IAUM US) on NYSE Arca. With an expense ratio of just 0.15%, IAUM becomes the cheapest gold ETP in the US in terms of management fees.


ETFMG launches leveraged cannabis ETF

Jul 9th, 2021 | By
ETFMG launches leveraged cannabis ETF

ETF Managers Group has launched a new ETF – the ETFMG 2x Daily Alternative Harvest ETF (MJXL US) on NYSE Arca – providing leveraged exposure to the global cannabis investment theme.


FTSE Russell unveils suite of Paris-aligned equity indices

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Aled Jones, Head of Sustainable Investment Product Management, EMEA, FTSE Russell

FTSE Russell has launched the FTSE EU Climate Benchmarks Index Series, a suite of climate-themed equity indices aligned with the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting global warming to two degrees above pre-industrial levels.


Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Specialist crypto ETP provider ETC Group has announced that the BTCetc – ETC Group Physical Bitcoin (BTCE GY), Europe’s largest directly backed bitcoin ETP with $580 million AUM, is going carbon neutral.


Saturna and HANetf unveil active sustainable ETF with carbon offset

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Jane Carten, CEO of Saturna Capital

Saturna Capital will make its European ETF debut later this month with the launch of the actively managed Saturna Sustainable ESG Equity HANzero UCITS ETF (SESG LN) on London Stock Exchange.