Fixed Income

Fortify your 40% with emerging markets bonds

Apr 12th, 2021 | By
Fran Rodilosso, Portfolio Manager, Head of Fixed Income ETF Portfolio Management at VanEck.

By Fran Rodilosso, Head of Fixed Income ETF Portfolio Management at VanEck.

Emerging market bonds historically do well in rising rate environments—particularly when rates rise due to higher growth prospects rather than a taper tantrum.


Vanguard launches active ultra-short bond ETF

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
Kaitlyn Caughlin, Head of Vanguard's Portfolio Review Department

Vanguard has introduced its first actively managed fixed income ETF with the launch of a low-cost, ultrashort duration bond strategy in the US.


SSGA launches USD EM bond ETF

Apr 8th, 2021 | By
SSGA launches USD emerging markets bond ETF

State Street Global Advisors has launched a new fixed income ETF providing exposure to US dollar-denominated bonds from emerging market issuers.


BlackRock launches Europe’s first euro-denominated EM bond ETF

Apr 5th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches Europe’s first euro emerging markets bond ETF

BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF in Europe which is the continent’s first to provide targeted exposure to euro-denominated emerging market government debt.


Amundi expands ESG offering with ultra-short euro corporate bond ETF

Apr 1st, 2021 | By
Fannie Wurtz, Head of Amundi ETF, Indexing and Smart Beta

Amundi has launched a new fixed income ETF providing socially responsible exposure to a portfolio of ultra-short corporate bonds denominated in euros.


Fidelity debuts two active ESG fixed income ETFs

Mar 30th, 2021 | By
Nick King, Head of ETFs, Fidelity International

Fidelity International has introduced its first fixed income ETFs in Europe with the launch of two actively managed bond strategies incorporating sustainability criteria.


BlackRock launches two climate-aligned fixed income ETFs

Mar 29th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches two climate fixed income ETFs

BlackRock has expanded its European suite of sustainable fixed income solutions with the launch of two climate-aligned ETFs.


BNP Paribas adds three new ESG fixed income ETFs

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
BNP Paribas adds three new sustainable fixed income ETFs

BNP Paribas Asset Management has rolled out three new sustainable fixed income ETFs on Euronext Paris.


SSGA cuts fees on high-yield and MBS ETFs to record low

Mar 25th, 2021 | By
Noel Archard, global head of SPDR product at SSGA

State Street Global Advisors has reduced the fee on its NYSE-listed SPDR Portfolio High Yield Bond ETF (SPHY US) and SPDR Portfolio Mortgage Backed Bond ETF (SPMB US) products.


BlackRock launches its first active muni bond ETFs

Mar 22nd, 2021 | By
Peter Hayes, Chief Investment Officer and Head of the Municipal Bond Group.

BlackRock has launched a pair of actively managed municipal bonds ETFs on Cboe BZX.