Alternatives / Multi-Asset

Direxion introduces 2x leveraged 5G communications and travel & vacation ETFs

Jun 17th, 2021 | By
Direxion targets meme stocks with low-priced stock ETF

Direxion has expanded its range of leveraged products with the launch of the Direxion Daily 5G Communications Bull 2X Shares (TENG US) and Direxion Daily Travel & Vacation Bull 2X Shares (OOTO US) on NYSE Arca.


Emles launches long/short equity ETF

Jun 15th, 2021 | By
Emles launches long/short equity ETF

Emles Advisors has launched a long/short equity ETF on Cboe BZX focused on value stocks from “old economy” sectors.


Shipping ETF finds favourable winds

Jun 11th, 2021 | By
Dry Bulk Shipping ETF

A niche ETF providing exposure to dry bulk shipping futures has had the wind firmly in its sails this year, notching up an unbeaten return of 192% as of the end of May, according to data from global ETF analytics platform Trackinsight.


CoinShares cross-lists three directly-backed crypto ETPs on Xetra

Jun 10th, 2021 | By
CoinShares cross-lists three directly-backed crypto ETPs on Xetra

Digital asset manager CoinShares has entered the German market by cross-listing three of its directly backed crypto ETPs on Deutsche Börse Xetra.


Bitcoin: good as gold?

Jun 4th, 2021 | By
Bitcoin: good as gold?

By Daniel Barrera, Senior Associate, MSCI Research, and Simon Minovitsky, Vice President, Equity Research Team, MSCI.

During inflationary periods, equity investors, historically, have turned to gold as a hedge and diversifier. As the issue of inflation becomes more pressing, we ask whether cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, could have played a similar role.


Fubon launches inverse and leveraged Taiwan equity ETPs in Hong Kong

Jun 1st, 2021 | By
Fubon launches inverse and leveraged Taiwan equity ETPs in Hong Kong

Taipei-headquartered Fubon Asset Management has launched two new ETPs in Hong Kong providing inverse and leveraged exposure to Taiwan’s equity market.


Simplify launches interest rate hedge and volatility premium ETFs

May 17th, 2021 | By
Paul Kim, co-Founder of Simplify Asset Management

Simplify Asset Management, a New York-based specialist in options-based investing, has launched two new ETFs deploying advanced hedging strategies.


Iconic Funds debuts with bitcoin ETP on Deutsche Börse

May 12th, 2021 | By
Iconic Funds debuts directly backed bitcoin ETP on Deutsche Börse

Crypto-asset investment manager Iconic Funds has introduced its first exchange-traded product with the launch of a directly backed bitcoin ETP in Germany.


Ninepoint unveils carbon-neutral bitcoin ETF on TSX

May 10th, 2021 | By
Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Canadian alternative investment manager Ninepoint Partners has unveiled the Ninepoint Bitcoin ETF (BITC CN), a directly backed, carbon-neutral bitcoin ETF listed on Toronto Stock Exchange.


WisdomTree launches ether ETP in Europe

Apr 29th, 2021 | By
WisdomTree launches ether ETP in Europe

WisdomTree has expanded its range of digital asset ETPs in Europe with the launch of the WisdomTree Ethereum ETP.