ETF and Index News

Investors ramp up factor allocations amid market uncertainty

Oct 6th, 2022 | By
Mo Haghbin, Chief Commercial Officer and COO, Invesco Investment Solutions

Investors expect factor strategies to outperform in an inflationary environment with slow economic growth, according to a recent study from Invesco.

ETFs growing at twice the pace of UCITS funds, finds PwC

Sep 23rd, 2022 | By
Robert Glover, Partner, Global Fund Distribution at PwC Luxembourg

EU-domiciled ETFs have recorded asset under management growth of 18.7% per annum over the past ten years, more than twice the 9% growth rate of the broader UCITS market, according to research from PwC Luxembourg.

Cerulli predicts strong growth for Europe’s active ETF industry

Sep 8th, 2022 | By
Fabrizio Zumbo, Director, European Asset and Wealth Management Research at Cerulli Associates.

European investors’ appetite for actively managed ETFs is growing as the usefulness of these tools in portfolio management gains wider recognition, according to a report by Cerulli Associates.

NEOS debuts option-enhanced income ETFs

Sep 1st, 2022 | By
NEOS debuts suite of option-enhanced income ETFs

Connecticut-based NEOS Investments has made its ETF debut by launching three actively managed funds that utilize option strategies to deliver enhanced income.

Morgan Stanley to re-enter the ETF fray

Sep 1st, 2022 | By
Morgan Stanley rolls out five new active ETFs

Morgan Stanley Asset Management is set to introduce its first ETFs since the early ETF pioneer exited the industry more than two decades ago.

Europe’s ETF industry sees first outflows since Covid crash

Aug 24th, 2022 | By
Europe’s ETF industry sees first outflows since Covid crash

ETFs listed in Europe recorded their first monthly net outflows in July since markets were roiled by Covid-19 in March 2020.

BlackRock begins winding down Russia ETF

Aug 16th, 2022 | By
BlackRock begins winding down Russia ETF

BlackRock has announced that it will begin liquidating the iShares MSCI Russia ETF (ERUS US), making the fund the first US-listed ETF to become an official casualty of the war in Ukraine.

APAC’s ETF industry poised for further growth

Aug 9th, 2022 | By
Soo Ah Ran Cho, Associate Director at Cerulli

Asia Pacific’s ETF industry has seen record growth in recent years and is emerging as a hotbed of innovation, according to a report by Cerulli Associates.

SGX and NYSE move to strengthen ties, develop new ETFs

Aug 9th, 2022 | By
SGX and NYSE move to strengthen ties, develop new ETFs

Singapore Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange have signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at fostering cooperation in several areas including ETF product development.

Touchstone debuts suite of active ETFs

Aug 5th, 2022 | By
Blake Moore, President and CEO of Touchstone Investments

Touchstone Investments, an affiliate of the Western & Southern Financial Group, has introduced its first ETFs, a suite of four actively managed funds delivering core investment strategies.