‘ Asia Pacific ’

KraneShares unveils China bond inclusion ETF

Jun 8th, 2021 | By
KraneShares unveils China bond inclusion ETF

KraneShares has introduced a new China-focused fixed income ETF providing exposure to renminbi-denominated securities included in the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Index.


ChinaAMC acquires BMO’s Hong Kong-listed ETFs

Jun 1st, 2021 | By
ChinaAMC acquires BMO’s Hong Kong-listed ETFs

ChinaAMC has finalized the acquisition of BMO’s Hong Kong-listed ETFs following the Canadian asset manager’s decision to pull out of the city’s ETF market.


Fubon launches inverse and leveraged Taiwan equity ETPs in Hong Kong

Jun 1st, 2021 | By
Fubon launches inverse and leveraged Taiwan equity ETPs in Hong Kong

Taipei-headquartered Fubon Asset Management has launched two new ETPs in Hong Kong providing inverse and leveraged exposure to Taiwan’s equity market.


KraneShares launches Europe’s first ‘SSE STAR 50’ ETF

May 27th, 2021 | By
Jonathan Krane, CEO of KraneShares.

KraneShares has unveiled the first ETF in Europe tracking the ‘SSE STAR 50’.


Institutional investors turn to ETFs to access Chinese assets

May 26th, 2021 | By
Institutional investors favour ETFs to access Chinese assets

European institutional investors are adopting ETFs as their vehicle of choice for accessing Chinese equities and bonds, according to a survey commissioned by NTree International on behalf of China Post Global.


Are you being left behind? Institutions are not waiting on MSCI China A-share inclusion

May 19th, 2021 | By
Luke Oliver, Head of Strategy at KraneShares.

By Luke Oliver, Head of Strategy at KraneShares.

MSCI has not increased the inclusion factor of China A-shares in its indexes since November 2019. While the global index provider is taking a measured approach to inclusion, financial institutions are proceeding more ambitiously.


China approves first Mainland-listed Hang Seng TECH ETFs

May 17th, 2021 | By
Anita Mo, CEO of Hang Seng Indexes

The China Securities Regulatory Commission has approved the listing on Mainland stock exchanges of the first ETFs tracking the Hang Seng TECH Index.


CSOP launches cloud computing ETF in Hong Kong

May 17th, 2021 | By
CSOP launches China healthcare innovators ETF

CSOP Asset Management has launched the CSOP Global Cloud Computing Technology Index ETF (3194 HK) on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, providing exposure to US and Chinese companies operating in the cloud computing sector.


Shanghai and South Korea exchanges plan ETF Connect

May 13th, 2021 | By
Shanghai and South Korea exchanges plan ETF Connect

Shanghai Stock Exchange and Korea Exchange have announced they are collaborating on a scheme for linking the ETF markets of both exchanges.


MSCI launches China-focused thematic indices

May 12th, 2021 | By
China thematic indices

MSCI has unveiled a suite of China equity indices – the MSCI China Thematic Indices – designed to help investors capitalize on long-term, structural trends within the country.