Alternatives / Multi-Asset

Robinson Capital unveils active pre-merger SPAC ETF

Jul 1st, 2021 | By
Robinson Capital unveils active pre-merger SPAC ETF

Robinson Capital has launched an actively managed alternative fixed income ETF investing in pre-merger SPACs.


21Shares expands crypto offering with world’s first Solana ETP

Jul 1st, 2021 | By
Hany Rashwan, CEO of 21Shares.

Digital asset ETP specialist 21Shares has introduced the world’s first ETP providing exposure to SOL, the native token underpinning the Solana blockchain.


Janus Henderson rolls out active US-focused real estate ETF

Jun 25th, 2021 | By
Janus Henderson rolls out active US real estate ETF

Janus Henderson has drawn on the capabilities of indirect property portfolio managers Greg Kuhl and Danny Greenberger for the launch of an actively managed, high-conviction real estate ETF in the US.


ETFMG unveils its first leveraged and inverse ETFs

Jun 21st, 2021 | By
ETFMG launches world's first real estate tech ETF

ETF Managers Group has launched its first leveraged and inverse ETFs and in the process becoming the first issuer to launch such geared instruments utilizing the recently introduced ‘ETF Rule’.


Fidelity launches active preferred securities & income ETF

Jun 18th, 2021 | By
Fidelity introduces four thematic equity ETFs on Cboe

Fidelity Investments has launched a new active ETF investing in preferred stock and other income-producing securities.


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

Jun 17th, 2021 | By
Direxion launches leveraged big tech 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.