ETF and Index News

JP Morgan converts four more mutual funds to ETFs

Aug 2nd, 2023 | By
Bryon Lake, Global Head of ETF Solutions, JP Morgan Asset Management.

JP Morgan Asset Management has successfully converted four mutual funds collectively housing $1.5 billion in assets under management into actively managed ETFs.


BNP Paribas debuts its first Irish-domiciled ETF

Jun 28th, 2023 | By
Lorraine Sereyjol-Garros, Global Head of Development for ETFs & Index Funds at BNP Paribas Asset Management

BNP Paribas Asset Management has introduced its first ETF through its fund platform based in Ireland from where the French asset manager will be better able to compete in key European markets.


GraniteShares cross-lists tactical US tech basket ETPs on Xetra

Jun 9th, 2023 | By
Allianz unveils ‘Uncapped’ US equity buffer ETF

GraniteShares has introduced on Deutsche Börse Xetra its suite of ETPs providing directional exposure to baskets of popular US technology stocks.


Cerulli predicts further growth for thematic ETFs in Europe

Jun 9th, 2023 | By
Fabrizio Zumbo, Director, European Asset and Wealth Management Research at Cerulli Associates.

The market for thematic investment funds still offers a significant opportunity for asset managers and ETF issuers, particularly in the passive sphere, according to a report by Cerulli Associates.


Trackinsight global ETF survey: Active ‘revolution’ underway

May 31st, 2023 | By
Trackinsight global ETF survey: Active ETFs gaining traction

Data and analytics provider Trackinsight has released the results of its latest global ETF survey which seeks to shed light on the trends affecting the ETF industry and on the needs and concerns of ETF investors globally.


Shanghai and Singapore bourses plan ETF Connect

May 31st, 2023 | By
Shanghai and Singapore bourses plan ETF Connect

Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) and Singapore Exchange (SGX) have agreed to establish a scheme linking their respective ETF markets.


BlackRock rolls out two new active ETFs

May 26th, 2023 | By
Rachel Aguirre, Head of US iShares Product at BlackRock

BlackRock has launched two new actively managed ETFs on NYSE Arca providing exposure to portfolios of non-core fixed income securities and US large-cap value stocks.


First Trust unveils ‘Dogs of the Dow’ high income ETF

May 9th, 2023 | By
Ryan Issakainen, Senior Vice President, ETF Strategist at First Trust.

First Trust has launched a new ETF providing income-enhanced exposure to the highest-yielding stocks of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.


Algo-Chain launches AI-driven ETF Portfolio Toolkit

May 3rd, 2023 | By
Allan Lane, Co-Founder of Algo-Chain

London-based fintech company Algo-Chain has introduced a comprehensive set of ETF-focused portfolio tools powered by the GPT 3.5 Turbo artificial intelligence framework.


AXA IM enters Swiss ETF market with triple launch

Apr 27th, 2023 | By
AXA IM debuts active Paris-aligned US dollar credit ETF

AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM), the asset management arm of French insurance group AXA, has introduced its first three ETFs in Switzerland.