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Purpose rolls out three innovative crypto ETFs

Nov 30th, 2021 | By
Som Seif, CEO of Purpose Investments.

Purpose Investments has expanded its digital assets suite in Canada with the launch of the world’s first actively managed and options-enhanced cryptocurrency ETFs.


VanEck launches Australia’s first listed private equity ETF

Nov 26th, 2021 | By
Arian Neiron, CEO of VanEck in Asia Pacific.

VanEck has launched the first ETF in Australia providing exposure to listed private equity.


UOB launches Asia Pacific green REIT ETF on SGX

Nov 25th, 2021 | By
UOB launches Asian green REIT ETF on SGX

UOB has launched an ETF in Singapore providing exposure to high-yielding green REITs listed in Asia Pacific and Oceania.


FinEx launches first REIT ETF on Moscow Exchange

Nov 23rd, 2021 | By
FinEx launches first REIT ETF on Moscow Exchange

Anglo-Russian issuer FinEx has launched a new ETF on Moscow Exchange providing broad exposure to real estate investment trusts (REITs) listed in the US.


21Shares lists first polygon crypto ETP

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
CoinShares unveils three new directly backed crypto ETPs

Digital asset ETP specialist 21Shares has listed the world’s first ETP providing exposure to MATIC, the native token underpinning the Polygon network.


21Shares launches Avalanche and Algorand crypto ETPs

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
Hany Rashwan, CEO of 21Shares.

21Shares has introduced two new ETPs on SIX Swiss Exchange providing exposure to AVAX and ALGO, the native tokens underpinning the Avalanche and Algorand blockchains.


Global X combines bitcoin futures and blockchain equities in latest ETF launch

Nov 19th, 2021 | By
Jay Jacobs, Head of Research & Strategy at Global X

Global X has launched an actively managed ETF that taps into the digital assets investment theme by combining bitcoin futures with equities of companies poised to benefit from advances in blockchain technology.


ETF trends to watch in 2022: Crypto, taxes, and active

Nov 18th, 2021 | By
Nicholas J. Elward, Senior Vice President, Head of Institutional Product and ETFs at Natixis Investment Managers.

By Nicholas J. Elward, Head of Institutional Product and ETFs at Natixis Investment Managers.

We expect 2022 to be even more exciting than this year. Here are three trends we’re watching closely.


ETC Group, HANetf unveil digital assets & blockchain equity ETF

Nov 16th, 2021 | By
ETC Group, HANetf unveil digital assets & blockchain equity ETF

Crypto specialist ETC Group and white-label issuer HANetf have extended their partnership with the unveiling of the ETC Group Digital Assets & Blockchain Equity UCITS ETF.


VanEck undercuts rivals with lower-cost bitcoin futures ETF

Nov 16th, 2021 | By
VanEck undercuts rivals with lower-cost bitcoin futures ETF

VanEck has unveiled the VanEck Bitcoin Strategy ETF (XBTF US), the third ETF in the US to provide exposure to bitcoin through futures contracts. The fund comes with an expense ratio of 0.65%, 30 basis points cheaper than its rivals.