‘ Asia Pacific ’

Korean issuers trot out Hang Seng TECH ETFs

Dec 16th, 2020 | By
China Korea ETFs

A quartet of Korean issuers have introduced ETFs based on the in-demand Hang Seng TECH Index.


HSBC GAM launches first Hang Seng TECH ETF in Europe

Dec 10th, 2020 | By
HSBC GAM launches first Hang Seng TECH ETF in Europe

HSBC Global Asset Management has announced the launch of the HSBC Hang Seng TECH UCITS ETF, the first UCITS ETF tracking the recently introduced Hang Seng TECH Index.


CSOP lists first inverse and leveraged Hang Seng TECH ETPs

Dec 10th, 2020 | By
CSOP to launch first inverse and leveraged Hang Seng TECH ETPs

CSOP Asset Management has launched the first ETPs tracking inverse and leveraged versions of the Hang Seng TECH Index, the innovative Chinese technology sector index.


Fidelity completes enhanced equity ESG suite with two Asia ETFs

Dec 7th, 2020 | By
Fidelity completes enhanced equity ESG suite with two Asia ETFs

Fidelity International has rounded out its sustainability-focused enhanced equity ETF suite with the launch of two actively managed strategies offering Japanese and Asia Pacific ex-Japan exposures.


Hang Seng rolls out inverse and leveraged Hang Seng TECH indices

Dec 7th, 2020 | By
Hang Seng rolls out inverse and leveraged Hang Seng TECH indices

Hang Seng Indexes has introduced inverse and leveraged variations of the Hang Seng TECH Index, its blockbuster Chinese technology sector index.


KraneShares unveils China 5G and semiconductor ETF

Dec 2nd, 2020 | By
KraneShares launches China 5G and semiconductor ETF

KraneShares has unveiled a new thematic equity ETF providing exposure to Chinese companies engaged in 5G and semiconductor-related businesses.


Is South Korea crowding your emerging markets allocation?

Dec 1st, 2020 | By
Is South Korea crowding your emerging markets allocation?

By John Welling, Director, Equity Indices, S&P Dow Jones Indices.

Key to evaluating core international equity benchmarks is an understanding of the country exposures offered.


S&P DJI launches low carbon index to reflect South Korea’s Green New Deal

Nov 27th, 2020 | By
Korea low carbon ETFs

S&P Dow Jones Indices has partnered with Korea Exchange to develop a new equity index that reflects South Korea’s efforts to transition towards a low-carbon economy through its Green New Deal initiative.


Nikko and ICBC launch China onshore government bond ETF in Singapore

Nov 27th, 2020 | By
Nikko and ICBC launch China onshore government bond ETF in Singapore

Nikko Asset Management has partnered with ICBC Asset Management, the investment arm of the state-owned Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), to launch an ETF in Singapore providing exposure to government bonds issued in mainland China.


KIM unveils 2x leveraged Vietnam ETF on KRX

Nov 25th, 2020 | By
Vietnam equities

Seoul-based Korea Investment Management (KIM) has partnered with index provider Bloomberg to launch a new ETF providing leveraged exposure to Vietnamese equities.