‘ Asia Pacific ’

Global ETF trends to watch in 2021

Jan 30th, 2021 | By
Jason Xavier, Head of EMEA ETF Capital Markets at Franklin Templeton Investments.

Jason Xavier, Head of EMEA ETF Capital Markets at Franklin Templeton explores key trends to watch in ETF markets during 2021 including ESG, fixed income, and emerging markets.


KraneShares launches first SSE STAR Market ETF in the US

Jan 28th, 2021 | By
KraneShares launches China 5G and semiconductor ETF

KraneShares has expanded its suite of China-focused funds with the launch of the first US-listed ETF providing exposure to Chinese companies listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange’s innovative STAR Market.


Global X launches two tech-focused thematic ETFs in Japan

Jan 27th, 2021 | By
Japn Tokyo ETFs

Global X has unveiled a pair of ETFs in Japan providing exposure to domestically listed equities aligned with two technology-focused investment themes: digital innovation and e-commerce.


Hang Seng introduces smart beta factor index family

Jan 19th, 2021 | By
Hong Kong ETFs

Hang Seng Indexes has introduced the Hang Seng Smart Beta Index Series, a family of indices reflecting the performance of various equity risk premia exhibited in Hong Kong-listed stocks.


KraneShares introduces China health care ETF in Europe

Jan 15th, 2021 | By
KraneShares introduces China health care ETF in Europe

KraneShares has launched an ETF on the LSE providing exposure to publicly listed companies operating in the Chinese health care sector.


Invesco expands ESG line-up with MSCI-linked Japan and Pacific ex Japan ETFs

Jan 12th, 2021 | By
Invesco expands ESG line-up with Japan and Pacific ex Japan ETFs

Invesco has broadened its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) offering with the launch of two new ETFs focussed on companies in Japan and the Pacific ex Japan region.


Cathay launches Taiwan 5G thematic ETF

Dec 22nd, 2020 | By
Cathay launches Taiwan 5G thematic ETF

Cathay Securities has launched a new ETF in Taiwan providing exposure to local companies aligned with the theme of 5G technology.


KraneShares partners with CICC on China consumer ETF

Dec 16th, 2020 | By
KraneShares launches China 5G and semiconductor ETF

KraneShares has expanded its suite of China-focused strategies with the launch of the KraneShares CICC China Consumer Leaders ETF (KBUY US), a new ETF targeting high-quality companies catering to the Chinese consumer.


Korean issuers trot out Hang Seng TECH ETFs

Dec 16th, 2020 | By
Shanghai and South Korea exchanges plan ETF Connect

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.