‘ Asia Pacific ’

CSOP lists first inverse and leveraged Hang Seng TECH ETPs

Dec 10th, 2020 | By
CSOP launches China healthcare innovators ETF

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.


Lion Global and OCBC to launch Hang Seng TECH ETF in Singapore

Nov 24th, 2020 | By
Gerard Lee, Chief Executive Officer at Lion Global Investors

Lion Global Investors has partnered with OCBC Securities to create the city state’s first technology-focused ETF. The Lion-OCBC Securities Hang Seng TECH ETF is set to begin trading on 10 December and will provide investors with pure-play exposure to the Chinese tech sector.


Daiwa unveils two low-cost Japanese equity ETFs

Nov 13th, 2020 | By
Daiwa unveils two low-cost Japanese equity ETFs

Tokyo-based Daiwa Asset Management has launched two new ETFs on TSE providing low-cost exposure to mainstream Japanese equity indices – the Nikkei 225 and the TOPIX.