Equities

EQM, HANetf to launch Europe’s first pure-play solar ETF

May 24th, 2021 | By
EQM to launch Europe’s first solar ETF

EQM Indexes is set to introduce The Solar Energy UCITS ETF (TANN LN), Europe’s first ETF exclusively dedicated to the global solar industry. The fund is being brought to market in collaboration with white-label platform HANetf.


Tuttle launches long and short de-SPAC ETFs

May 21st, 2021 | By
Tuttle launches actively managed SPAC ETF

Tuttle Tactical Management has unveiled two new ETFs on NYSE Arca providing long or short exposure to de-SPACs – public firms that have come to market by merging with Special Purpose Acquisition Companies.


The pressure of the crowd: Stress testing thematic indexes

May 21st, 2021 | By
The pressure of the crowd: Stress testing thematic indexes

By Anil Rao, Executive Director, Equity Solutions Research, and Thomas Verbraken, Executive Director, MSCI Research at MSCI.

Some investors may be concerned about crowding within the fast-growing thematic-investing segment. Using MSCI’s stock-crowding model, we identify crowded themes and run stress tests to understand how they might respond to an equity sell-off.


New issuer debuts LGBTQ+ ETF

May 21st, 2021 | By
New issuer debuts LGBTQ+ ETF

LGBTQ Loyalty Holdings has launched its debut ETF – the LGBTQ + ESG100 ETF (LGBT US) on Nasdaq – a passive US equity strategy investing in companies with robust ESG characteristics and a demonstrable commitment to LGBTQ+ inclusion.


Getting in on global luxury

May 21st, 2021 | By
Getting in on global luxury

By the research team at Amundi Asset Management.

The global luxury goods industry represents an attractive opportunity for investors seeking long-term, structural growth.


Are you being left behind? Institutions are not waiting on MSCI China A-share inclusion

May 19th, 2021 | By
Luke Oliver, Head of Strategy at KraneShares.

By Luke Oliver, Head of Strategy at KraneShares.

MSCI has not increased the inclusion factor of China A-shares in its indexes since November 2019. While the global index provider is taking a measured approach to inclusion, financial institutions are proceeding more ambitiously.


Credit Suisse launches DAX ESG ETF

May 17th, 2021 | By
Valerio Schmitz-Esser, Head of Index Solutions at Credit Suisse Asset ManagementValerio Schmitz-Esser, Head of Index Solutions at Credit Suisse Asset Management

Credit Suisse Asset Management has rolled out an ETF offering socially responsible exposure to the German equity market.


CSOP launches cloud computing ETF in Hong Kong

May 17th, 2021 | By
CSOP launches cloud computing ETF in Hong Kong

CSOP Asset Management has launched the CSOP Global Cloud Computing Technology Index ETF (3194 HK) on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, providing exposure to US and Chinese companies operating in the cloud computing sector.


ETFMG unveils ETF for the US cannabis market

May 17th, 2021 | By
Sam Masucci, Founder and CEO of ETFMG

ETF Managers Group (ETFMG) has rolled out a cannabis equity ETF on NYSE Arca focused specifically on the US market.


Wealthsimple, Mackenzie launch Canada’s first Shariah-compliant ETF

May 14th, 2021 | By
Wealthsimple, Mackenzie launch Canada's first Shariah-compliant ETF

Online investment manager Wealthsimple has partnered with Mackenzie Investments to launch the first Shariah-compliant ETF in Canada.