Fixed Income

BlackRock unveils Europe’s first sustainable global aggregate bond ETF

Sep 9th, 2021 | By
Brett Olson, Head of Fixed Income iShares in EMEA for BlackRock

BlackRock has launched the iShares Global Aggregate Bond ESG UCITS ETF, Europe’s first ETF providing exposure to a sustainable global aggregate bond portfolio.

BNY Mellon goes ultra-short with first active ETF

Aug 31st, 2021 | By
BNY Mellon goes ultra-short with first active ETF

BNY Mellon Investment Management has introduced its first actively managed ETF with the launch of an ultra-short bond fund. The BNY Mellon Ultra-Short Income ETF (BKUI US) aims to provide high current income while focusing on volatility management and downside protection.

RBC iShares adds four new fixed income ETFs

Aug 12th, 2021 | By
RBC iShares adds four new fixed income ETFs

RBC iShares has launched four new fixed income ETFs on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The new listings include two ESG-screened Canadian corporate bond ETFs and two non-ESG US aggregate bond ETFs.

KraneShares partners with Nikko on active Asia high-yield bond ETF

Aug 4th, 2021 | By
Jonathan Krane, CEO of KraneShares.

KraneShares has teamed up with Nikko Asset Management to introduce the KraneShares Asia Pacific High Yield Bond ETF (KHYB US), an actively managed fixed income ETF on NYSE Arca targeting opportunities in Asia Pacific’s high-yield bond market.

DriveWealth debuts two actively managed target-yield ETFs

Jul 30th, 2021 | By
Bob Cortright, Founder and CEO of DriveWealth

DriveWealth has made its ETF debut with the launch of two actively managed fixed income funds in partnership with YieldX that use AI to deliver a pre-determined level of yield while seeking to minimize portfolio risk.

Impact Shares unveils affordable housing MBS ETF

Jul 28th, 2021 | By
David Sand, Chief Impact Strategist at Community Capital Management

Impact Shares has launched a new actively managed ETF providing exposure to mortgage-backed securities (MBS) backed by home loans made to traditionally underserved communities.

Invesco launches ESG high-yield USD corporate bond ETF

Jul 13th, 2021 | By
Gary Buxton, Head of EMEA ETFs at Invesco

Invesco has launched a new fixed income ETF on LSE providing socially responsible exposure to the US dollar high-yield corporate bond market.

Lyxor expands green bond offering with euro govies ETF

Jul 13th, 2021 | By
François Millet, Head of ETF Strategy, ESG and Innovation at Lyxor Asset Management

Lyxor Asset Management has expanded its range of sustainable fixed income funds with the launch of the world’s first ETF tracking green bonds from eurozone sovereign issuers.

DWS introduces EUR and USD corporate green bond ETFs

Jul 13th, 2021 | By
DWS revamps six Xtrackers equity ETFs

DWS has launched a pair of ETFs on Xetra which provide investors with access to the rapidly growing market for green corporate bonds.

IndexIQ launches active ESG core bond ETF

Jul 2nd, 2021 | By
Janelle Woodward, President of MacKay Shields

IndexIQ has launched the IQ MacKay ESG Core Plus Bond ETF (ESGB US), a new actively managed ETF on NYSE Arca designed to serve as a core holding in socially responsible fixed income portfolios.