Fixed Income

BlackRock launches smart beta USD bond ETF

Oct 15th, 2021 | By
BlackRock launches smart beta USD bond ETF

BlackRock has launched a new fixed income ETF on Nasdaq that seeks to outperform the US dollar-denominated bond market through a factor-driven or so-called smart beta selection approach.


New issuer BondBloxx aims to disrupt fixed income ETFs

Oct 8th, 2021 | By
Leland Clemons, co-Founder of BondBloxx

BondBloxx Investment Management, a newly minted specialist fixed income ETF issuer, is gearing up for its first fund launch.


FolioBeyond launches active fixed income ETF for rising rates

Oct 5th, 2021 | By
Yung Lim, CEO of FolioBeyond

FolioBeyond has debuted the FolioBeyond Rising Rates ETF (RISR US), an actively managed fixed income strategy that seeks to generate a high level of current income while also offering an effective hedge against rising interest rates.


T. Rowe Price debuts its first fixed income ETFs

Oct 4th, 2021 | By
Andy McCormick, Head of Fixed Income at T. Rowe Price

T. Rowe Price has launched a trio of actively managed bond ETFs on NYSE Arca, marking the Baltimore investment giant’s first foray into fixed income ETFs.


SSGA partners with Loomis Sayles on actively managed opportunistic bond ETF

Sep 29th, 2021 | By
Kevin Kearns, leader of the Alpha Strategies team at Loomis Sayles.

State Street Global Advisors has teamed up with Loomis Sayles to launch an actively managed ETF on Cboe that seeks to outperform over a full market cycle by capturing credit risk premiums across multiple bond sectors.


Columbia Threadneedle launches smart beta short-duration bond ETF

Sep 27th, 2021 | By
Marc Zeitoun, Head of Strategic Beta at Columbia Threadneedle

Columbia Threadneedle has launched the Columbia Short Duration Bond ETF (SBND US), a new multi-sector fixed income fund listed on NYSE Arca that seeks to balance and enhance yield, quality, and liquidity compared to traditional short-duration bond products.


Lyxor targets corporate issuers in fourth green bond ETF

Sep 15th, 2021 | By
Philippe Baché, Head of Fixed Income ETF Product at Lyxor Asset Management

Lyxor Asset Management has launched the Lyxor Corporate Green Bond (DR) UCITS ETF, a new fund targeting green bonds from corporate issuers globally.


PIMCO unveils income-focused muni bond ETF

Sep 14th, 2021 | By
David Hammer, Managing Director and Head of Municipal Bond Portfolio Management at PIMCO.

Fixed income specialist PIMCO has launched a new actively managed ETF on NYSE Arca that aims to capture a high level of current income within the tax-advantaged US municipal bond market.


VanEck unveils sustainable muni bond ETF

Sep 14th, 2021 | By
James Colby, Portfolio Manager with VanEck.

VanEck has launched a new fixed income ETF which is the first to comprise a portfolio of municipal bonds based on positive environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria.


Tabula launches Asia ex-Japan sustainable HY corporate bond ETF

Sep 9th, 2021 | By
MJ Lytle, Chief Executive, Tabula Investment Management

European fixed income ETF provider Tabula Investment Management has launched Europe’s first ETF providing sustainable exposure to high yield corporate bonds from the Asia ex-Japan region.