Alternatives / Multi-Asset

CI launches low-cost bitcoin ETF on TSX

Mar 9th, 2021 | By
Bitcoin ETFs

CI Global Asset Management has become the third Canadian ETF issuer to launch a directly backed bitcoin ETF.

ALPS unveils semi-transparent active REIT ETF

Mar 3rd, 2021 | By
Craig Leupold, CEO of GSI Capital Advisors

SS&C ALPS Advisors has teamed up with GSI Capital Advisors to launch the ALPS Active REIT ETF (REIT US), an actively managed ETF providing exposure to US real estate.

CoinShares launches ethereum ETP on SIX

Mar 1st, 2021 | By
Fee war erupts as world’s first ether ETFs prepare for launch

CoinShares has launched a directly backed ethereum exchange-traded product in Switzerland. The CoinShares Physical Ethereum (ETHE SW) has listed on SIX Swiss Exchange and comes with a management fee of 1.25%.

First Trust acquires Cboe Vest’s S&P 500 ‘Dividend Aristocrats’ target income ETF

Mar 1st, 2021 | By
Karan Sood, CEO of Cboe Vest Financial

First Trust has expanded its target-outcome offering with the acquisition of Cboe Vest’s S&P 500 ‘Dividend Aristocrats’ ETF.

Evolve cuts fee on bitcoin ETF just one week after launch

Feb 25th, 2021 | By
Iconic Funds debuts directly backed bitcoin ETP on Deutsche Börse

Evolve Funds has lowered the management fee on its Bitcoin ETF (EBIT CN) just one week after the fund launched on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Corbett Road debuts tactical opportunity ETF

Feb 25th, 2021 | By
Emles launches long/short equity ETF

Virginia-based investment adviser Corbett Road has introduced its debut ETF, an actively managed tactical US equity strategy with a risk-management overlay.

ETC Group’s bitcoin ETP reaches $1bn AUM

Feb 22nd, 2021 | By
Bradley Duke, CEO of ETC Group

The BTCetc Bitcoin Exchange Traded Crypto (BTCE GY) has reached $1 billion in assets under management, just eight months after it debuted on Deutsche Börse.

American Century adds convertible and preferred ETFs to active line-up

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
Edward Rosenberg, senior vice president and head of ETFs for American Century

American Century Investments has expanded its actively managed ETF roster with the launch of two new funds targeting convertible and preferred securities.

European professional investors favour ETPs for bitcoin exposure

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
bitcoin etfs

ETPs are the vehicle of choice for European professional investors seeking exposure to bitcoin, according to research from ETC Group.

Evolve Funds secures regulatory approval to launch bitcoin ETF

Feb 17th, 2021 | By
bitcoin etfs

Evolve Funds has become the second Canadian ETF issuer to secure regulatory approval for a directly backed bitcoin ETF.