Equities

BlackRock launches actively managed carbon transition ETFs

Apr 12th, 2021 | By
Larry Fink, Chairman and CEO of BlackRock

BlackRock has launched a pair of actively managed equity ETFs aligned with the transition to a low-carbon economy.


Harvest Portfolios launches space innovation ETF on TSX

Apr 9th, 2021 | By
Harvest Portfolios launches space innovation ETF on TSX

Canadian fund manager Harvest Portfolios has unveiled a thematic ETF providing exposure to companies linked to the global space industry.


Invesco launches equal weight S&P 500 ETF on LSE

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
Invesco launches equal weight S&P 500 ETF on LSE

Invesco has launched an ETF in Europe providing equal-weight exposure to the companies that make up the S&P 500.


GinsGlobal, HANetf to revamp cloud technology and healthcare innovation ETFs

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
Anthony Ginsberg, Founder and Managing Director of GinsGlobal Index Funds

GinsGlobal Index Funds and its white-label partner HANetf are set to make changes to two ETFs that target the global cloud technology and healthcare innovation investment themes.


Is now the time for sector investing?

Apr 6th, 2021 | By
Matthew J Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research

By Matthew J Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors.

The current market environment appears highly conducive to sector investing based on two variables: correlation and dispersion.


BlackRock launches UK ESG Leaders ETF on LSE

Apr 2nd, 2021 | By
iShares MSCI UK ESG Equity ETF

BlackRock has launched the iShares MSCI UK IMI ESG Leaders UCITS ETF (UKEL LN) on London Stock Exchange. The fund, which comes with an expense ratio of 0.15%, provides exposure to UK-listed companies with strong ESG characteristics.


UBS unveils 1.5°C Paris-aligned equity ETFs

Apr 1st, 2021 | By
Suni Harford, President of UBS Asset Management

UBS has unveiled a suite of equity ETFs aligned with the Paris Agreement’s most ambitious goal to limit global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.


Nomura introduces trio of S&P 500-based ETFs in Tokyo including Japan’s first ESG play

Apr 1st, 2021 | By
Nomura launches Japan’s first S&P 500 ESG ETF

Nomura Asset Management has introduced a triple play of S&P 500 ETFs on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.


VanEck launches hydrogen ETF in Europe

Mar 31st, 2021 | By
VanEck launches hydrogen ETF in Europe

VanEck has launched a new thematic equity ETF in Europe targeting companies involved in the global hydrogen industry.


ARK launches actively managed space ETF

Mar 30th, 2021 | By
ARK Space ETF Cathie Wood

ARK Investment Management has launched the world’s first actively managed ETF targeting companies linked to the space industry.